John MacDonald


My New Essay Exploring the New Testament Interpretations of Prof Robyn Faith Walsh

So, I have a new essay out – part 1 of three on Robyn Faith Walsh. Check it out: Gospels, Classics, and the Erasure of the Community: A Critical Review Testing the Hypothesis of Robyn Faith Walsh’s The Origins of Early Christian Literature, Part A Part A: Jesus in the Light of Greco-Roman Philosophy and Highly My New Essay Exploring the New Testament Interpretations of Prof Robyn Faith Walsh

Dozens of stars show signs of possibly hosting advanced alien civilisations

Sufficiently advanced aliens would be able to capture vast quantities of energy from their star using a massive structure called a Dyson sphere. Such a device would give off an infrared heat signature – and astronomers have just spotted 60 stars that seem to match. See the article HERE. Your name Your email Subject Your Dozens of stars show signs of possibly hosting advanced alien civilisations

Hypatia of Alexandria

Hypatia was an ancient female philosopher who taught neoplatonism. Though she saw rationality in the universe that was in some sense divine, she did not ascribe to any particular god and welcomed students of all backgrounds to her school. See the 5 minute video here to learn about Hypatia and how she was brutally murdered Hypatia of Alexandria

Lamb of the Free (conclusion)

I come to the end of blogging through the first half of “Lamb of the Free” which looks at OT sacrifices. We saw that while the day of atonement/decontamination was basically a factory reboot of the sanctuary. However, major moral sin couldn’t be addressed through purgation, and so actually contaminated the land itself. Once the Lamb of the Free (conclusion)