Part of my thesis defense involved a 20-minute presentation. For my talk, rather than summarize the 100-page thesis that my committee had just read, I chose to contextualize my research by placing the BibleZine in its historical and cultural traditions…. Continue Reading →
Turns out that several religions claim December 25th as the celebrated day of birth for their deity. So, a happy birthday to Jesus, and Horus, and Osiris, and Dionysus, and Mithra. Many happy returns!
I feel it in my fingers, I feel it in my toes…
How’s this for a Christmas present? Prop. 8 sponsors seek to nullify 18K gay marriages SAN FRANCISCO – The sponsors of Proposition 8 asked the California Supreme Court on Friday to nullify the marriages of the estimated 18,000 same-sex couples… Continue Reading →