Monthly Archives: September 2013

Bad Theology Part 2: The Purpose of this World

In the previous essay, we discussed a foundational error in the theology of the Christian church.  In that essay, we discussed a doctrine that I call the Supremacy of Jesus Christ and explained that the church of Christ has denied … Continue reading

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Free Will and the Fall of Man: A Red Herring

One of the consequences of the doctrine of the Supremacy of Jesus Christ that I discussed in a previous essay is that when it comes to the Fall of Man in the Garden of Eden, the issue of free will … Continue reading

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Bad Theology Part 1: Adam in the Garden

This post is an example of the tremendous anger that I had toward the church of Jesus Christ for many years.  Even its dying embers exhibited an enormous pride and hostility, may the Lord forgive me.  I was going to … Continue reading

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The Great Stink

I walked past an open sewer the other day and caught the scent of something truly malodorous. As I hastened past the construction site, I was reminded of an episode of a great BBC special “The Seven Wonders of the … Continue reading

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Does Intelligence Require Complexity?

As I was browsing through atheist videos last night, I came across a clip of Dr. Richard Dawkins explaining to a “Peaceful Muslim” that belief in evolution is more reasonable than a belief in creation.  Intelligence requires complexity, he explained, … Continue reading

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