Pragma Synesi – interesting bits

Compendium of interesting bits I come across, with an occasional IMHO

Sex and the Bible

Not exactly what I thought it’s going to be.  Just shows how important it is to go to the actual source and try to understand it in the context of the times.  From Time magazine, Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010:

What the Bible Has to Say About Sex

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November 8, 2010 Posted by | Bible, religion | , | Leave a comment

Politics drives religion

How game theory and politics play part in the evolution of religion.  From Time magazine, Monday, Jun. 15, 2009:

Decoding God’s Changing Moods

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June 30, 2009 Posted by | Bible, politics, religion | , , , , , | Leave a comment

The creationists’ Ark

A few days ago I was reading Robert Cringely’s comment on the opening of the Creation Museum. The first reader response is by a fervent creationist who included a reference to “a global flood that destroyed and buried most land-dwelling creatures on the earth.”

Which got me thinking.

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June 7, 2007 Posted by | Bible, creationism, religion | Leave a comment