Having religious belief isn’t proving God exists, it’s…

Having religious belief isn't proving God exists, it's finding yourself in an extremely mysterious and hazardous world  and finding something that is beautiful and meaningful to you that may or may not be true. And what could be more...

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God does not create us, we create God

God does not create us we create God (the Vatican won't like this).  There is no God somewhere beyond the sky who made the world (at least not in the divine artisan sense) but there is an ultimate unity...

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How I miss our pets who have died

How I miss our pets who have died.  They had, so to speak, no metaphysical holes in themselves and, unlike us, were totally just the persons who they were.  Especially the Doge, a leaping and laughing and uproariously rampaging...

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The Tremendousness

I can’t say with Wordsworth that I have felt ‘The surface of the universal earth with triumph, and delight, and hope, and fear, work like a sea’  but I do feel a joyful presence in all the lovely natural...

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