Links for the weekend
Thomas Aquinas: Patron saint of evolutionary psychologists?
Nadia Bolz-Weber beautifully explains what the Kingdom of God is like.
Good news! You have a really, really big brain.
Let’s have some premarital sex with Brian McLaren.
Kait Dugan connects Evangelical atonement theories and oppression of women very helpfully.
Surprise, surprise! Science finds that religion is for the poor. Isn’t that what we’ve said all along?
Randal Rauser thinks Jesus would drink beer.
John Chrysostom, via Fred Clark, reminds us that nothing is new under the sun.
Raised one, Glenn Peoples explains why he isn’t a Catholic.
Epic f’ing fail! Christians more likely than any group to believe violence that kills civilians can be justified.
Patrol Mag’s David Sessions interviews Terry Eagleton.
My friend Jens L. Thomsen, mastermind behind Orka, which have been featured before, playing “Hon leitar” (“She searches”). The song is from Orka’s most recent album, Óró, which you really should get your hands on.