Science Versus Religion

Science Versus Religion

By: Alton C. Thompson An article on Wikipedia begins this way: The relationship between religion and science has been a subject of study since Classical antiquity, addressed by philosophers, theologians, scientists,…Read more →
Keep It Simple, Baby!

Keep It Simple, Baby!

By: Alton C. ThompsonWhile I was in secondary school, and taking an English literature course, a story that we read in that class has stuck in my mind ever since.…Read more →
On Humanism, Atheism And Religion

On Humanism, Atheism And Religion

By: Alton C. Thompson Who would’ve thunk it! There have long been non-theist groups—members of which call themselves humanists, secularists, infidels, heathen, rationalists, free-thinkers, “freedom-from-religionists,” agnostics—and/or atheists. But as of…Read more →
No Terrorism In Islam

No Terrorism In Islam

By: Maulana Wahiduddin Khan Terrorism has no place whatsoever in Islam. It is not acceptable or justifiable under any circumstances. Terrorism is a form of violence undertaken by non-state actors.…Read more →
I Have Another Dream

I Have Another Dream

By: Alton C. Thompson Bart Ehrman, in his Lost Christianities: The Battles for Scripture and the Faiths We Never Knew (2003), notes that apart from the discussions/lists of, e.g., Irenaeus,…Read more →