10 Reasons the Crucifixion Story Makes No Sense
I’m afraid that the crucifixion story doesn’t strike me as that big a deal ... That’s how we do it, and that’s the lesson we get from the parable of the Prodigal Son where the father forgives the son even after being wronged by him.
Does Islam really condemn converts to death?
Together, the Sunna forms the second most important source of legal guidance – but their application to modern life isn’t always clear, and at times, one lesson from Mohammed seems to contradict another. What does the ... or story about his life.
By “metaphorical approach,” I mean most broadly a nonliteral way of reading biblical texts. A metaphorical reading does not confine itself to ... famous words “I cannot tell a lie.” The lesson of the story is that George Washington was an ...
Racism, Right-Wing Rage and the Politics of White Nostalgia
Flood waters rise and a boat comes by. Man refuses to get in because "God will save me." Finally the guy was up on his roof and a helicopter comes. Man still refuses to evacuate. "God will save me." Next thing the Man knows, he's up in heaven. He looks at ...
The Hidden Message in Pixar’s Films
What if I told you Pixar’s films will affect how we define the rights of millions, perhaps billions, in the coming century ... where the hidden message begins. What makes these films so astonishing and the message so powerful is the story arc of ...