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Manna from heaven came with a side order?

I’m reading a fascinating article in Harper’s, “Guardians of Memory: the quest to save ancient manuscripts,” by Fred Bahnson. The central figure is a Benedictine monk, Father Columba Stewart, whose life has been dedicated to “preserving ancient religious manuscripts around … Continue reading

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God told me I must wear a mask

Hmm. You must be thinking, “Why is this person who says she doesn’t have any god claiming that god is talking to her? Is she hallucinating? Has spending too much time on Twitter affected her brain?” Yes. Sort of. Because … Continue reading

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Want to shake off the god problem? Become a scientist

At the end of a thrilling and delightful August 16 New Yorker article, “The Youthful Universe: A new space telescope will allow us to see deeper into the past than ever before,” Rivka Galchen talked to Bob Williams, …the former … Continue reading

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