The Curiosity Index (22.03.2017)

Who shares the story, not who reports the news, is what counts for casual readers Because you’re reading it here, you know it’s true right? How to Learn New Things as an Adult For all my friends who love to highlight their books, I have one thing to tell you – it’s pointless. Just getting that off my chest. When I was in Syria I had a home and possessions, now I have nothing – but I have Jesus This gives a good reason to keep praying for the Middle…

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What is truth?

Pilate asked that rhetorical question to Jesus around 2000 years ago (Jn 18:38) and then after telling Jesus’ accusers that their claims were baseless, he executed Jesus anyway. And so the Truth died. Today, it seems, we’re still asking the same question as Pilate and still, like Pilate not acting in accordance with the facts. We live in a world of fake news, alternative facts and post-truth. Timothy Pauls says Christians should largely be unimpressed by this revelation. It’s hardly breaking news that our culture has rejected the idea of objective…

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