On the resurrection…

… and on a good number of other matters too, from Creation to Scriptural Inspiration…

… a standard, and very misleading line: resurrection made sense in the first century because people held an ancient worldview, whereas we hold a modern one. The real distinction is between one kind of Jewish worldview (which then mutated into the Christian worldview) and virtually all other worldviews, ancient and modern alike. N T Wright

I think too few people realise there is a Christian worldview, as opposed (literally) to the modern western worldview. And so one fails to see how much it challenges ones fundamental assumptions.

Jon Garvey

About Jon Garvey

Training in medicine (which was my career), social psychology and theology. Interests in most things, but especially the science-faith interface. The rest of my time, though, is spent writing, playing and recording music.
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