Well, my essay wasn’t rubbish after all, which is a relief. It has such things as “beautiful” and “perfect” written on it, which cracks me up – love the enthusiasm of this lecturer. Comments say my references to Augustin and Calvin were a highlight! (reading between the lines does that mean ‘rather than anything you
I put a little qualifier on my definition of “dominion” the other day, because there seems to be a prevailing view that the rape and pillage of the planet can be blamed on a Christian world view. It’s a gross misunderstanding if that view is either actually held by some Christians, or just perceived to
The essay that I don’t think was so brilliant was actually on the topic of what we can learn of God’s estimate of man from his creation (see Psalm 8:4). Basically what I had to say was that God made man is his image, with personal and transcendent qualities, set him in dominion (as in
Just thought this had something to say about the way we should value and cherish and care for people, and consider them “good” … (and I am having a short lunch break, after taking my turn in the staff lunch room to heat up my rare leftovers, so will leave the rest up to C.S.
Today I realised what has been missing from my life for months. I went digging for some CDs on my way out to work and rediscovered the “Life is Beautiful” CDs from ABC Classic FM. I am currently obssessed with the Cradle Song by Skinner from the second CD. Ahhh the cello. You could soothe