Summer 2007

Insight: Sources of Knowledge

Sources of Knowledge

David Hulme

Several leading writers have recently authored books with the intent of showing that belief in God is irrational. Is it?

Messiahs! Rulers and the Role of Religion, Part 9: Oriental Christs
Messiahs! Rulers and the Role of Religion, Part 9

Oriental Christs

David Hulme

Manipulation of religious fervor is an important element in the rise and rule of dictators such as Mao Zedong, Pol Pot and Kim Il-sung.

The Apostles, Part 8: To Caesar You Shall Go!
The Apostles, Part 8

To Caesar You Shall Go!

David Hulme

Paul’s final visit to Jerusalem resulted in riots, beatings, imprisonment, hearings before governors and a king, and finally an appeal to Caesar.

The Influence of Affluence

The Influence of Affluence

John Meakin

Michelle Steel

As a veritable cascade of material wealth floods much of the globe, many wonder why they do not feel any happier or more content with life.

Edwin Hubble: King of the Hill

Edwin Hubble: King of the Hill

Dan Cloer

Hubble became known as the man who made the smartest man in the world change his mind about the structure of the universe.

Child Rearing: Off to Nurturing School

Child Rearing: Off to Nurturing School

Gina Stepp

Whatever objectives parents have for their children, bookstore shelves bulge with advice to help parents achieve them. But which do we choose?