Creationism – Just Too Divisive?

Did you know that USAmerica has over 600 separate Christian denominations? Each of these movements is testimony to our commitment to doctrinal purity, but they also give evidence to a pervasive problem within the Body of Christ: Our tendency toward division and schism rather than unity when we disagree. Frankly, that’s the light some Christian…

Why Is Televangelist Benny Hinn Promoting the Archko Volume Fraud?

Benny Hinn claims to be a man of God, anointed by the Spirit to such an extent that supernatural healings and powerful manifestations of the Spirit occur at his meetings. In any case, as one who promotes himself as being so close to the Spirit of truth that he literally says “Good Morning” to the…

Darwin’s Dyke: So much depends on Evolution: On Philadelphia’s Year of Evolution, Darwin Day & the New Desperation of Darwinism

“So much depends on evolution,” claims yearofevolution.org, a website showcasing the University of Pennsylvania and the Penn Museum’s intent to make a year-long celebration of Darwinism. The claim is common to Darwinist polemics, so it’ll be useful to critique the claims of the site. First, we should ask, What actually depends on evolution? Well, that depends on…

Higher Ignorance – At least the name’s accurate

Lately, I’ve been reading two books: The Religious Case Against Belief by James P. Carse and I Don’t Believe in Atheists by Chris Hedges. I think both books are a waste of print, though they say largely the same thing. They both promote a fuzzy, pseudo-existentialist post-modernism, but try to give it a gloss of…

When You’re Right, You’re Right

It’s kind of funny, but when you’re right, you’re right. To be right: 1. You don’t have to know why. [You can base it on a hunch or a gut feeling] 2. You don’t have to have the best argument. 3. You don’t even have to be right for the right reasons. [Galileo was right…