What is the rainbow in Genesis a reminder of?

This year during Pride month, God seems to have a lot of rainbow defenders online. But they aren’t getting the Bible story quite right.

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This particular soil (Mark 4:26-34)

Seeds do not grow without soil, and soil is a factor of place.

Consciousness all the way down

If consciousness is universal and the universe is fine-tuned for life, Philip Goff argues, then there must be a cosmic purpose.

What is the rainbow in Genesis a reminder of?

This year during Pride month, God seems to have a lot of rainbow defenders online. But they aren’t getting the Bible story quite right.

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What is the rainbow in Genesis a reminder of?

This year during Pride month, God seems to have a lot of rainbow defenders online. But they aren’t getting the Bible story quite right.

What does ‘Christian nationalism’ even mean?

Could it really be all the different things people say it is?

Facing a world on fire

The contemplative life is about getting closer to reality, not retreating from it.

The post-Catholic Joyce

Filtered through my deconstructed Catholic faith, Ulysses holds up surprisingly well.