Productive Disagreements

“Look, I am sending you out as sheep among wolves. So be as shrewd as snakes and harmless as doves.” – Matthew 10:16 Every day, thousands of people assert bold and brash opinions on a plethora of platforms such as Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, and many others. Why do people feel compelled to do this, despite … Continue reading Productive Disagreements

The Dualistic Mind and Mystery

As the contemplative tradition has garnered some support in recent years, a retaliation against what many might call “fast food religion,” authors like Richard Rohr have achieved certain levels of fame. Regarding Rohr, his influence is not unwarranted. He has written several works on Christian meditation, theology, and spirituality. His book, Falling Upward, paints a … Continue reading The Dualistic Mind and Mystery

Religion and Science: The Myth of Incompatibility

In many ways, it is fair to say that popular culture maintains a view that religion and science are at odds with each other. According to Pew Research Center, “most Americans (59%) say, in general, that science often is in conflict with religion, although a sizeable minority of adults (38%) consider science and religion to … Continue reading Religion and Science: The Myth of Incompatibility