Thinking Christian: The Blog

James Corbett “Taught Us How To Think”

He Made Us Think He’s all about opening people’s minds. I don’t agree with everything he says, but that’s not the point. Can you tolerate someone saying something...

Princeton “Attack” Was a Hoax

The reported attack on a conservative Princeton student was a hoax. The student, Francisco Nava, has confessed to inflicting the injuries on himself, culminating a series of deceptions–as...

“Hot Books”

Relevant to a recent post: David Mills wrote in the September 2007 Touchstone (not available online at this point), Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451 is a book often invoked...

One Root of Our Problems; No, Two Roots

John Brockman, Publisher and Editor of the influential science-oriented website Edge, wrote this week: What I wrote in 1991 in “The Emerging Third Culture”, still pertains today: A...

Paul’s Ponderings

From Paul’s Ponderings, a reminder for me of why we have discussions like we do here. It’s not for the sake of argument but for the sake of...

Can You Become a Better Person?

(Update 12/31/07: This blog entry presents a philosophical position on ethics. If you landed here because you desire really to become a better person, I suggest you try...