Attack on Genesis

How can something come from nothing? That’s what a recent cosmology theory purports to explain. The scriptures present a different story: In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. Genesis 1:1 English Standard Version (ESV) And this explanation isn’t confined to the … Continue reading

Nip ‘Em in the Bud

What a silly sounding phrase. What does it mean? Wikidictionary gives: To remove a bud from a plant to prevent flower and fruit from forming. (idiomatic) To stop something at an early stage. Phrases.org.uk says the idiom originated in 1607 … Continue reading

All the world’s a stage…

The following intriguing argument comes from Dorothy L. Sayers’ essay: Creative Mind in the collection “Letters to a Diminished Church”. I’ve condensed the passage to its essence. Suppose a novelist with a completely consistent imagination created characters, yea, an entire world with … Continue reading