We need another name than God for the nameless we cannot name.

A theological blog 20 – v – 19   God creates the universe  but the universe creates God.  There is no God beyond the sky who created the universe.  God is within the universe and that innermostly, said Aquinas.  At every...

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So fed up with the Green Party

Continue to be fed up with the Green Party. For years it refused to confront the public with the true extent of the climate peril. It was full of people who said you mustn't scare people too much about...

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Darwin and Genesis

In writing this article I have two intertwining tragedies in my mind.   One is Darwin’s misinterpretation of his own great discovery.   His realization that all life emanates from a single source would better have led him to stress the...

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Galileo’s ball

Looking back now, it seems as if my life was transformed when I became aware of Galileo’s discovery of inertia, though admittedly many would think that a somewhat unlikely cause of a transformation of life.  Like most people, I...

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Wittgenstein’s birthday

April 26th is Ludwig Wittgenstein’s birthday. I can’t say that taking them as a job lot I go very much for the great philosophers.   St Augustine thought that having erections was disgusting and it was an act worthy of...

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April 26th I Wittgenstein’s birthday

April 26th is Ludwig Wittgenstein’s birthday. I can’t say that taking them as a job lot I go very much for the great philosophers.   St Augustine thought that having erections was disgusting and it was an act worthy of...

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Cloud cuckoo land

Leave friends I have are always pointing to independent countries that are doing well despite not belonging to a big trading block, South Korea, Norway and Switzerland for example. But when I started looking into it I found that...

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Thomas Jackson’s 7/7

  7/7 (performed at Edinburgh as The Circle Line)   By Thomas Jackson   Cast:   Michael Gibson Michaela Gibson       Prologue   At the back of the stage are two free-standing door frames. Between them and nearer, but not too near, the front a sofa.   Enter Michael and Michaela.  They stand...

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