Archive for September 21st, 2006

The Onion and the transubstantiation

| September 21, 2006 | 8 Replies
The Onion and the transubstantiation

Rather than describe The Onion’s most recent sacrilege, you can take a look here.  Remember, if you so much as smirk, you will have paved your own ultimate path to hell.  I’ve written very little on the doctrine of the transubstantiation, the topic of this Onion article.  This surprises me, because the transubstantiation was one of the […]

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Yet another chink in the creationist armor

| September 21, 2006 | 1 Reply
Yet another chink in the creationist armor

Archeologists in Ethiopia reported yesterday the discovery of a 3.3 million-year-old fossil humanoid: http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20060920/sc_nm/ethiopia_fossil_dc_1 It will be amusing to see how creationists write off this discovery.  Perhaps by “finding” yet another “gap” in the fossil record?

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Face of the Future?

| September 21, 2006 | 2 Replies
Face of the Future?

http://www.jhm.org/home-new.asp One of the difficulties of carrying on dialogue with some folks is the cloying urge to stop being polite and just explode with a perfunctory “ARE YOU OUT OF YOUR MIND?!?”  This is my reaction when I hear or read enough of the kind of thing to be found on the above link to […]

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