The Faitheism Project Podcast, Episode #13: “Ya Call THAT An ‘Original Sin’?”

Why does evil (or Evil) take root so easily inside human heads?  Why IS there a rotten apple spoiling the whole bunch?  Why is there suffering to begin with?  Christianity has often traced it all back to “original sin”.  If only Eve had listened…But what if Eve is a literary invention?  Doesn’t the entire cause-and-effect constructContinue reading “The Faitheism Project Podcast, Episode #13: “Ya Call THAT An ‘Original Sin’?””

Was Eve’s Original Sin Actually “Ambition”?

Fact: the Book of Genesis did not write itself. A writer can call the inspiration that motivates them to pick up their pen whatever they like. They can call it madness, they can call it the “divine”. It’s still just their own personal brain chemistry at work. The idea to write this blog post poppedContinue reading “Was Eve’s Original Sin Actually “Ambition”?”

Science & Religion Both Try To Explain What We See; Science Wants To Measure It, Religion Doesn’t

By A L Katz It always comes down to awe — the awe that we all feel, be you atheist or person of faith, when we gaze up at the cosmos. How do we explain the awe — what is it exactly that’s awing us? Yes, it’s enormous and powerful and dangerous and filled withContinue reading “Science & Religion Both Try To Explain What We See; Science Wants To Measure It, Religion Doesn’t”