To start this, let us quote William Briggs, because it is good for you all to remember that an association is causation: that case control studies suggest but do not prove such, and the only way to show something does matter is to do cohort studies. Which we are doing. But too slowly for those … Continue reading Banning homophobia illogic.
This morning it came to me. Jesus sighed with frustration. He had been healing. He had fed thousands. He had preached the kingdom of God. But the Pharisees wanted confirmation. They wanted something spectacular: fire from heaven falling on sodden sacrifices, as in the day of Elijah. There would be no spectacular sign for this … Continue reading No sign shall be given: the signs are already here. [Mark 8]