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Book Review: 3 Theories of Everything by Ellis Potter

Book Review: 3 Theories of Everything by Ellis Potter

Reviewed by Jonathan Tame Former Buddhist monk and jazz musician Ellis Potter seeks to explain three major worldviews today in his masterfully concise book, ‘3 Theories of Everything’. His life was dramatically turned around through meeting Francis Schaeffer, and he ended up working at L’Abri in Switzerland for 15 years.  Now a lecturer, counsellor and […]

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The Causes of Homosexuality: What science tells us by Simon Burton

The Causes of Homosexuality: What science tells us by Simon Burton

  This report explores in some depth the scientific evidence relating to the causes of homosexuality. It is intended to be a critical evaluation of the various theories focussing on both historical and contemporary evidence. It does not examine the morality of homosexuality or any of the theological, social and political issues that it raises. It examines three […]

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Deconstruction: gagging the speaking God? By Michael Ovey

Deconstruction: gagging the speaking God? By Michael Ovey

Summary This chapter aims to describe how deconstructionism (arising from new literary theories) works, the way it abolishes the idea of a speaking God, and to examine some ideas for rejecting it. Scholars have been thrilled recently at discovering a hitherto unpublished fragment of Lewis Carroll’s work about Alice. It goes like this: ‘When I […]

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