When you think theology, you think the Bible

Theology is often seen as a way of solving the theological problems of modern society.That is one reason why the church has been very successful in dealing with them.But as Thomas Ligotti argues in his new book, Theology in Crisis: Theology as a Political Movement and the Coming Crisis of Religious Theory, theology is increasinglyRead More

What’s the best science?

What’s in a name?If you ask the people of the Himalayas, it’s one thing.They don’t need an academic or even a politician to tell them what they need to know.But in the case of the “Himalayan Mountain Science”, they need a Nobel Prize-winning scientist to tell it.“The Himalayans call it science,” says Ramesh Gupta, directorRead More

How to explain the rise of Islam?

The rise of the Islamic faith in South Asia is a subject that has taken on global importance due to the rise in Muslim populations.In South Asia, the number of Muslims has risen from 5.6 million in 2007 to over 12.7 million today, according to the Pew Research Center.Yet, some are questioning whether the riseRead More