"Science Works. Religion Doesn’t."

Mark Shea (almost) always gets it right. This time, about the blanket rhetoric you may have heard about “the incompetency of religion.”: A correspondent of mine, all agog for the New Atheism, spouted the hackneyed slogan “Science Works. Religion Doesn’t” some time back, along with the claim that “all religions claim exclusive possession of the truth”.…

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Gone Too Long Megapost

I have never heard of it (no surprise there), but in 1962, the U.S. government exploded a hydrogen bomb in low-level space, just like one of those sci-fi movies where the aliens get blown up as soon as they leave the atmosphere, while the little humans dance around and watch the explosions in the sky.…

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