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Shot Full of Holiness

There’s a quote credited to physicist Steven Weinberg that I’ve seen from time to time with occasional variations (apparently Weinberg himself said it differently at different times): “Religion is an insult to human dignity. With or without it you would … Continue reading

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Two Arks, No Waiting

Interestingly, within the past week or so, I found links to rumors about the locations of both Biblical arks, Noah’s Ark and the Ark of the Covenant. I seem to recall that, when I first learned about these two arks, … Continue reading

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