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Some thoughts on religion and its place in my life

I am going write something about which I am somewhat ashamed: since converting to Christianity I’ve never doubted the existence of God or even the incarnation of God through the person Jesus Christ.  It’s not my faith that makes me ashamed, but the fact that I have never had a serious crisis of faith, never … Continue reading

Will tomorrow be the ‘end of the world’?

Maybe, but I’m suspecting no.  Readers will no doubt have heard about a Christian group going around, informing the world that 21 May 2011 is the day that God will issue his divine judgment upon the earth.  This is said to include an event called the ‘Rapture’, in which Christians will be taken from the … Continue reading

Some thoughts on the death of Osama bin Laden

This morning I woke up to a media frenzy.  Last Friday’s royal wedding lost its place in the headlines to the news that Osama bin Laden, founder and leader of the extremist organisation al-Qaeda, had been killed by American special forces in Pakistan (and American special forces operating in Pakistan is an issue in its … Continue reading