“The wound is the place where the Light enters you.” ~ Rumi
On July 29, 2014 In Academic Freedom, Creationism, DI News, Education, Evangelicalism, Featured, Myth, Scripture, Theology, Writing
If you've wondered why theology plays such a prominent role in guiding and policing Christian higher education, then check out my new book, "Consider No Evil."
The Discarded Image is about accepting new ways of looking at the world; this month I did that by leaving my full-time faculty position.
When a BuzzFeed map shows your religion controls the country's power-base, then it's time to stop complaining about persecution.
Evangelicals often want biblical movies that closely follow the text, but if "Exodus: Gods and Kings" does that, then this movie becomes unfit for families.
Three 15th-century depictions of the terror of hell show that fear is a powerful motivator and that hell has been a powerful factor in that for a long time.
With 77 percent of Americans identifying as Christians, you might be wondering what religions take second place. Now you can find out.
On June 22, 2014 In Atheism, consciousness, Creationism, Evolution, Featured, Nonfiction Reviews, Personal Identity, Primates, Secular Humanism, Self-Awareness, Theology
In "The Bonobo and the Atheist," Frans de Waal challenges religion's top-down morality and explores the similarities of humans, chimps, and bonobos.