An evolutionary worldview

Some years ago I came to realise what was perhaps already obvious to others – that I am a contemplative activist. Last weekend it further dawned on me that I am a contemplative activist evolutionary. Reading Evolutionaries: Unlocking the spiritual and cultural potential of science’s greatest idea by Carter Phipps is what finally helped the […]

Existential angst and conservative Christian obsession with homosexuality

Ben Goldacre

Ben Goldacre’s Bad Science column in the Saturday Guardian is one of my regular reads. This weekend he wrote about a study of intelligent design which shows that it is more likely to be rated highly if people are made to think about death. Intelligent design implies a reassuring universe. It is existential angst that […]