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Carl Olson
You gotta believe. But in what? And where does belief come from? It’s trendy to call people of religious faith irrational, weak-minded, and...
Michael Schrauzer
Caspar David Friedrich, Wanderer above a Sea of Fog, ca. 1817. Located at Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany.Where is God? Is he inside us...
Carl Olson
How can an atheist explain love? After all, if there is no God and no spiritual realm, then all that exists is the material world. Biology may...
Oliver Barres
Human bondage is proverbial. Men have always been the slaves of forces beyond their control. Whether it be the dark tyranny of deep-rooted...
Mark P. Shea
Modern science tells us that we are a tiny planet in a tiny solar system in a tiny corner of the universe. It’s ridiculous and egocentric to...
Jeff Miller
There is a saying that if you want to make God laugh, tell him your plans. The converse is also true. If God wants to make you laugh, he will...
Sins of OmissionI met Fr. Andrew Greeley once. It was at the wedding of a friend and former colleague of mine, the lead female anchor at a...
It turns out Saul of Tarsus was converted by a bout of epilepsy, according to a May 11 BBC documentary broadcast. London’s Weekly...
James M. Gillis C.S.P.
There are no atheists. At least no thinkers are atheists. "Freethinkers" rise to that bait more surely than a trout to the fly and snap at it...
Fr. C. C. Martindale S.J.
Part IThe Founders of Modern TheosophyThough both the word Theosophy and, in a sense, the thing, are (as modern Theosophists are the first to...