Daily Archives: 02/08/2010

May 21, 2011: some fundamentalists claim it will be the end of the world as we know it

Reportedly: ‘These pictures have been popping up around the U.S., with sightings from Erie to Waco to the Bay Area. Harold Camping, owner of Family Radio and Christian radio host, is the leader of this campaign.  To clarify, May 21 … Continue reading

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Quote of the day — C. S. Lewis on God’s glory

‘A man can no more diminish God’s glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbling the word, ‘darkness’ on the walls of his cell.’ ~ C. S. Lewis

Posted in C. S. Lewis, Inklings, Quote of the Day

John Calvin on the stupidity of Richard Dawkins and other ‘crafty and scoffing characters’

‘We commonly see that those who, in the estimation both of themselves and of others, highly excel in sagacity and wisdom, employ their cunning in laying snares, and exercise the ingenuity of their minds in despising and mocking God.  It … Continue reading

Posted in Atheism, Theology

John the Bulgarian Baptist?

Remains of John the Baptist found in Bulgaria and: Norway Finances Controversial Archaeology Excavations in Bulgaria  

Posted in Archaeology, History

Victor Canning, ‘Golden Age’ British thriller writer, still well worth reading today

The Golden Age of British thrillers occurred roughly during the Sixties and Seventies.  Here’s an informative website, that includes a descriptive bibliography, on the British thriller writer Victor Canning, 1911-1986:   The Victor Canning pages

Posted in Authors, Bibliographies

Wise words about Anne Rice

Anne Rice Renouncing Christianity? by J. R. Daniel Kirk

Posted in Authors, Popular Culture, Society