God and Atheists

In his eulogy for Henry Thoreau in May 1862, Emerson quotes his friend as saying: “Nothing is so much to be feared as fear.  Atheism may comparatively be popular with…

The Gospel of Socrates

Ancient thought, relevant for today. “The Gospel of Socrates” I first read Plato in an introductory Philosophy class in the Evangelical college where I majored in both Religion and Philosophy.…

Childlike Faith

How people face tragedy says so much about how they were raised and taught what faith means and how to practice it.  Take for example these comments after recent deaths:…