September 19, 2016

What Makes Us Human?

David Hulme

What makes us human and sets us apart from other species? Is it self-awareness or free moral agency, conscience, or the capacity to imagine? It’s more than you might think.

 

Summer 2016

Violence: Is Religion the Problem?

Ron Dodgen

Vision reviews three books addressing the increasingly insistent claim that without religion, there would be much less war and violence in the world.

 

Summer 2016

Want to Change Your DNA?

Dan Cloer

Biochemist Jennifer Doudna talks to Vision’s Dan Cloer about a genetic-engineering breakthrough that has profound implications for biology and medicine.

 

Summer 2016

When Terror Reigns

Gina Stepp

Terrorism is nothing new. Yet a meaningful definition remains elusive, understanding the issues is a challenge, and a lasting solution seems more than we can hope for. Are there answers?

Summer 2016

Preparing Yourself for the Unthinkable

Chris Anderson

With random acts of terror clearly on the increase around the world, what can you do to minimize your chances of becoming a victim?

 

Summer 2016

China and the Future of the World

Donald Winchester

Understanding China’s current place in the world requires looking at the nation through a non-Western lens.

 

Summer 2016

The Law, the Prophets and the Writings, Part 17

David, the Embattled Future King

David Hulme

David, having been named as Israel’s next king, finds himself the target of the doomed monarch, Saul.

 

Summer 2016

Is Good Government Possible?

David Hulme

In the face of human nature, ideal government has proven to be little more than an elusive ideal. Still, there’s one option we haven’t yet tried.

 

Video: The Resurrection of Jesus

July 22, 2016

The Resurrection of Jesus

David Hulme

For centuries Christians have celebrated Christ’s resurrection on Sunday. But does the Bible really describe an Easter Sunday resurrection?

 

When Did Jesus Die?

July 1, 2016

When Did Jesus Die?

David Hulme

This year Easter took place a month out of sync with the Jewish observance of Passover. Yet according to the New Testament, Jesus was crucified at the same time the priests would have been killing the Passover lambs.

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