September 22, 2010

Wind could have parted Red Sea for Moses: study

by Brian Turner

A study of Nile delta waterways has suggested that it would have been quite possible for the Red Sea to part in a way similar to the manner described in Exodus. The study is part of a larger investigation of the effect of winds on water depths, by the US National Center for Atmospheric Research […]




September 14, 2010

Pope Visit to UK: September 16th

by Brian Turner

Pope Benedict XVI’s visit to the UK this week, the first visit by Pope since Pope John Paul II in 1982, continues to capture a mixture of headlines. As expected, some Protestant groups are particularly unhappy, with a special delegation from the Free Presbyterian Church of Northern Ireland, lead by Rev. Ian Paisley, flying to […]




FEATURE: Confucianism

Explore Confucianism - read the Analechts, the Book of Mencius, Golden Mean, and The Great Learning.

 

FORUM: The Fall?

Is the Fall of Humanity an inevitable cross-cultural symbol - or is it strictly for some religions only? Check out the discussion in the forum: Paradise and the Fall.