Christian Apologetics, Vaccine Safety and Other Myths

by Liam Scheff Here it is for the newcomer; was “Jesus” (Yeshua) an historical figure? A CNN web-flog takes it on in, albeit at a slant. ‘But the name on the amulet wasn’t Jesus. It was a pseudonym for Osiris-Dionysus,… Continue Reading

One Day, You Wake Up and 2,000 Years of History Knocks at Your Forehead

– Destruction of the Temple of Jerusalem, Francesco Hayez, oil on canvas, 1867. Depicting the destruction and looting of the Second Temple by the Roman army. by Liam Scheff So, one day you wake up, and your head goes: 70… Continue Reading

Wikipedia Does Jesus

– Here’s looking at you, Mithras! by Liam Scheff The official ‘unbiased’ opinion of the Wikipedia on various controversial subjects is always to favor the conservative (monied, mythological, anti-critical thinking) position. Therefore we have it from the ‘editors’ of the… Continue Reading

The Bible – A Comic Book Movie?

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– The dying-and-rising God-Man. by Liam Scheff I’ve been reading and absorbing decades and centuries of writing and thinking about this piece of florid literature called “The Bible.” “Not a book, but a library,” I’ve been told, it has to… Continue Reading

Which God Do You Worship?

by Liam Scheff We imagine that there is only one such thing as “God,” and it is the personified being that sits atop the Pantheon of our personal religion. Whether Christian, Jewish, Muslim or iPodist, you worship something and/or someone.… Continue Reading

Where’s Your Messiah Now?

by Liam Scheff The question of historical reality seems to be encountering a new dawn as it relates to the various books and stories that comprise the Torah and Gospels (“The Bible”). Many people have a severe allergic response to… Continue Reading