A “Christian” Nation?

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by: Ronald E. Glenn, editor

If, despite numerous quotes from the Founding Fathers to the contrary, the United States is a Christian nation, and, though Christianity as it has generally come to be known is more influenced by Paul than anyone else, what Jesus says trumps what Paul says, and what the Bible says Jesus said is what he really said, then there’s this thought:

It is generally conceded and accepted that it is the rich who rule this country. That’s what the 1% is about, or the 99% or 98%. Continue reading

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A Dialogue on the Gospel of Thomas

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I (R.e. Glenn a.k.a. The Philosopher Monk) was elated to find myself in a discussion today.  I love them.  Civil, open-minded ones, anyway.  And I decided to post it, and to create a new category in this project that will be called “The Dialogues”.  And, it would seem, this is the first one  Continue reading