Category Archives: The god problem

God is hawking religious exemptions

From Harper’s Weekly Review: An Oklahoma pastor was offering to verify religious exemptions for people who join his online church by attending streaming services and donating at least $1. “It’s beautiful,” said the pastor. “My phone and emails have blown … Continue reading

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Want to be a martyr? You need a special skill set

From Harper’s Weekly Review: [A] Taliban commander in Kabul reported that his men were having difficulty adjusting to their new roles as security officers. “Martyrdom seekers,” said the commander, “have different skills.” I’d say this is a god problem. Where’s … Continue reading

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Mysteries of Life: I need a better bible. But which one?

I am perplexed and overwhelmed and it’s a big, big god problem. After a visit to the bible shelves at Barnes & Noble, I have no notion of what upgrade I should get to my old King James version. Nor, … Continue reading

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