Category Archives: Religion

Politics, what is it for?

So I just tripped over a news story about Jeb Bush’s reaction to Pope Francis’ encyclical, you can find it here.  The relevant bit within it reads: Bush, a former Florida governor who converted to Catholicism 25 years ago, said religion … Continue reading

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The right to worship? A reprise

There is an important, yet subtle, point left completely unsaid in my previous entry. While I make the case in support of our government not blocking the mosque, I come close, perhaps dangerously so, to saying that our government should … Continue reading

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The right to worship?

The real choice before us, in regards to the issue of the moment, the twin towers site mosque. Allow the mosque or…. Continue reading

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Does science clash with religion?

Short answer: it depends on your religion. I suppose it would be wise to describe what science is. Definition (from my computer’s dictionary): the intellectual and practical activity encompassing the systematic study of the structure and behavior of the physical … Continue reading

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