God’s pound of flesh

Central to the Christian faith is the belief in God’s absolute love for mankind with the surprising corollary that that love is expressed in Christ’s sacrifice of himself so that man should be saved from eternal damnation. That the myth has any factual content has been so exhaustively dismissed by biblical scholars, scientists and philosophers […]

Dialling God

A couple recently complained that they had been inundated by phone callers trying to contact God after a spoof article had given out a very similar number as that of the Deity. For a laugh I dialled the offending number. “Thank you for calling God,” said an automated voice. “Calls are monitored and may be […]