Monthly Archives: September 2011

Same Psalms, Different Dimensions

A comparison of Psalms 2 and 8 in Robert Alter’s translated Book of Psalms with the same Psalms from the Bay Psalm Book shows many differences in the rhetoric. In Alter’s interpretation of Psalm 2 is a far more modernized … Continue reading

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Religion and Native American Effigy Mounds

Although it may be hard to classify whether the Indian Mounds in Wisconsin have any religious link, one must consider the practices of many other ancient rituals. Firstly they are burial mounds and it has long been religious ritual to … Continue reading

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Why we believe and the notion of ditching religion

In my previous blog ‘In defense of faith’ I discussed why some believe that religion is a bane on scientific discovery while others believe that it has paved the way to modern thinking. Faith is what in many ways differentiates … Continue reading

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In defense of faith

Many Theists may argue that the human mind is hardwired for religious beliefs; Richard Dawkins is not one of these people. He is adamant that religious beliefs are more of a by-product of human stupidity shrugging it off as “ancient … Continue reading

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Welcome to WordPress.com. After you read this, you should delete and write your own post, with a new title above. Or hit Add New on the left (of the admin dashboard) to start a fresh post. Here are some suggestions … Continue reading

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