Author Archives: Chip Burkitt

David’s Sin with Bathsheba

Share

Some evangelicals have compared Donald Trump to the Bible’s King David, pointing out that despite David’s several moral failings, God still referred to him as “a man after my own heart.” So let’s take a look at a scandal that … Continue reading

Share
Posted in abuse of power, injustice, politics, sexual assault, sin, war | Leave a comment

Grandfather God

Share

When I saw God He had a long, white beard And He’d bring me gifts At the end of the year But the big one comes In the by and by From the Santa Claus Up in the sky —Kurt … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Christians, jesus, theology | 1 Comment

What Infinity Means to Me

Share

I have a habit of reading no matter where I am or what else I am doing. I read at my computer. I read on my phone. I read while waiting at the doctor’s office. I read in the bathroom. … Continue reading

Share
Posted in infinity, mathematics, numbers, set theory | Comments Off on What Infinity Means to Me