Monthly Archives: November 2010

Be Thankful for the Atheist

While the Thanksgiving holiday is over, I must bring up an issue I’ve noted before during this time of year and that is: Can an atheist be thankful? Now, the answer is, of course she can. I doubt there is … Continue reading

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The Liberal Arts and the Secular

Einstein once said, “The value of an education in a liberal arts college is not the learning of many facts but the training of the mind to think something that cannot be learned from textbooks.” Since we live in a … Continue reading

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To Ph.D. or Not to Ph.D., That is the Question.

I have been offered an opportunity to begin a Ph.D. program with the department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. This all came about because of a paper I presented at a theological/philosophical … Continue reading

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