SHACK ATTACK

SHACK ATTACK

The big movie news this week is that the mega-bestselling book, The Shack, has finally been made into a movie. It stars Sam Worthington, Octavia Spencer, and Tim McGraw. I read the book when it first came out in 2007,…

Starbucks and Theology

Starbucks and Theology

I have a confession: I don’t like coffee and I don’t care for coffee shops. I’m an introvert, and coffee shops seem noisy and overstimulating to me. My neurons go crazy in such places! Are you already thinking nasty thoughts…

A CANDID ATHEIST

A CANDID ATHEIST

Thomas Nagel is a professor of philosophy at New York University where he’s taught for several decades. He is also an atheist, which isn’t terribly surprising for a secular philosopher. In his book, The Last Word (Oxford University Press:1997), Nagel…