The Shroud of Turin. Do you believe?

The Shroud of Turin is one of those wonderful mysteries that God seems to dangle in front of us as a way to test our faith. The fact that science cannot explain how the image was formed is fascinating.  Of course, just because science is unable to explain something doesn’t mean we should jump to a religious conclusion.  You have to follow the evidence where it leads. There are some that say the Shroud is a fraud, and they point to the Carbon 14 dating completed in 1988 as the definitive proof of that. But, they’re probably not aware of recent evidence that seriously questions the validity of that carbon dating, and which was corroborated by a scientist from the team that originally studied the Shroud. Read more…

Let’s not add to the offense of the Gospel

Ann Coulter

Ann Coulter

As part of my job I work in social media. In fact, I tweet under my company’s account, as well as under my own Twitter account. I have Tweetdeck up during the day, so a never ending stream of tweets come at me four to eight at a time, and I try to tune in when I have a few seconds here and there.

The other day I happened to see a tweet from a guy commenting about a video he had just seen of Ann Coulter on Donny Deutsch’s show “The Big Idea”.  She had apparently dissed Jews, and he, being Jewish, was offended. Read more…