Listen mate: fair shake of the exegetical source

Kevin Rudd PM is not a biblical exegete, as he revealed clearly last night on Q&A. Here are some thoughts on his poor parallel between slavery and the purposes of sexuality. More links to be found by following that one. … Continue reading

Barry Jones reflects on the state of Australian politics

Not a pretty sight, says Barry Jones, one of the bright stars and one of the saddest losses to Aussie politics. See here. … Continue reading

The Magician’s Twin: salvation by scientism?

Here’s an interview with the editor of a new book on CS Lewis and scientism. The book’s title comes from the connections Lewis made between the twins of science and magic (similarities: 1. they can both function as a religion; … Continue reading