Art, Music & Science

Global Warning Backtrack

February 15, 2010

Climategate U-turn as scientist at centre of row admits: There has been no global warming since 1995. Read article here: Another good article here: http://cnsnews.com/news/article/61525

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Amazing Mathematics and the Love of God

October 7, 2009

The Universe proclaims the glory of God. Everything is not random and chance. The universe is created by an intelligent and incredible God. Notice below the Beauty of Mathematics and the Love of God! 1 x 8 + 1 = 9 12 x 8 + 2 = 98 123 x 8 + 3 = 987 [...]

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Creation vs. Evolution: Debating the Really Big Questions in Life

October 6, 2009

“The combination of Richard Dawkins and Karen Armstrong as presenters of two contrary views on the existence of God (“Man vs. God,” Weekend Journal, Sept. 12) is in itself a “creative act.” For one, God is a fairy tale, and for the other “at least it’s a nice fairy tale.” One may as well have [...]

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Ordered Universe Implies a Designer

October 6, 2009

An ordered universe points to a Creator, Cardinal Pell argues Cardinal George Pell of Melbourne, Australia, defended belief in a Creator God in a lecture for the Festival of Dangerous Ideas. Responding to the argument of atheist Christopher Hitchens, the cardinal invoked scientists such as Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawkings in arguing that the ordered [...]

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Student Confronts the Professor

September 25, 2009

This is an interesting little video about the existence of God. It is purported to be an event in the life of the young Einstein as a student. Though only a legend, it is a great little story and if didn’t really happen — it should have!

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U2 Singer Bono’s Ode to Mary

July 6, 2009

For the full article including the words of the song, click here. The article was written by my friend Tim Drake, staff writer for the National Catholic Register. I just bought the new U2 album entitled No Line on the Horizon for my iPhone from iTunes and there are other good songs with Catholic themes. [...]

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Tiber Jumper’s Studio Version of “Nicean Blues”

April 29, 2009

You got to listen to this beautiful song of a conversion! Memorize the words!! :-) Click here to go to Tiber Jumper’s very cool song! Click on the audio link just under the picture of the Church Fathers who are giving the songs a Thumbs Up for the song! While there, check out the rest [...]

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British Intellectual Denounces Atheism, Returns to Christian Faith

April 18, 2009

(CatholicCulture.org) In a series of articles and interviews published this month, British intellectual A. N. Wilson, who became an atheist two decades ago, has announced his return to the practice of the Christian faith. “Like most educated people in Britain and Northern Europe (I was born in 1950), I have grown up in a culture [...]

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Friend & Scholar, Faithful Priest & Scientist: May He Rest in Peace

April 14, 2009

Fr. Stanley Jaki was a friend. He stayed at our home a number of times. When viewing his picture our younger children quickly responded, “Don’t let him come here; he looks mean!” He was the priestly version of Einstein — brain, appearance, white hair askew and all. But we invited him to our home anyway [...]

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Since we are in the Land of Abraham…

March 16, 2009

…we thought you might like to hear the music from his time! Our next DVD in the Footprints of God series will be entitled “Abraham, Father of Faith & Works.” We will begin filming in Iraq — in Ur of Chaldees — which is the home of Abraham, just south of Baghdad (Gen 11:28-31). We plan to have [...]

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How Big is God?

March 15, 2009

He is quite amazingly big, if you can say He actually has a size. Yesterday the grandkids and I turned over a log to find a nest of red ants. We thought about how big we were to the ants. The ants must be saying, “Oh no, giants just picked up our city!” Reminds me [...]

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Another Good “Old” Movie

January 11, 2009

We had watched it quite a while ago but just watched it again the other day. Janet and I both had tears in our eyes. “Mr. Holland’s Opus” is a great movie to watch if you haven’t seen it — or if you saw it a long time ago. A music teacher with a deaf [...]

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Amazing Grace

December 10, 2008

This is a very beautiful production and moving rendition of Amazing Grace. I especially like the bagpipes and the setting — which looks like the Colloseum in Rome. It starts out slow but really gains momento and decibels once these guys get going. Click here and enjoy!

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2 From Ed: Copernicus & Science; “Catholics” for FOCA

November 24, 2008

From my friend and canon lawyer Ed Peters: Copernicus: Motor terrae, solisque Stator With your indulgence, I post a second item today, this time to make a lighter point: that ecclesiastical scholars are in the front ranks of those helping the world to better understand itself. News of the discovery of Copernicus’ grave in Poland, [...]

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Is it Possible God Did Not Create the Universe?

September 29, 2008

Fascinating Chart demonstrating the Intelligent Design of the Universe. Pass this along to anyone who thinks the universe got here by time + chance + matter. It certainly takes much more faith to be an atheist than it does to be a Christian. To believe that this is all just a absurd cosmic accident with no [...]

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What Can Fit on the Head of Pin?

December 29, 2007

We don't know how many angels can dance on the head of a pin, but now we know how many words of God can be inscribed on one. Scientists at Haifa's Technion institute in Israel have inscribed the entire Hebrew Bible, complete with vowels, on a silicon surface smaller than the head of a pin. [...]

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