Pick and Mix: Friday August 26, 2011

Western Buddhists and the spiritually sweet-toothed.

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The Godly, the Godless, and the question of ethics: Monday September 20, 2010

Thoughts on the Pope’s visit to the UK.

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The Demon-Haunted World: Thursday April 9, 2009

Why those pesky demons are going away any time soon.

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Mystery: Saturday December 20, 2008

Mysteriousness, mysticism and the sciences.

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An Afternoon in Gateshead, or The Idol in the Desert: Thursday October 16, 2008

Religion and financial crisis

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Is this it?: Tuesday September 16, 2008

Surely there must be more to life…?

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A Secular Age: Monday January 21, 2008

A review of Charles Taylor’s monumental book A Secular Age

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Meditation as Natural History: Monday January 7, 2008

Meditation, natural history, and medieval books of beasts.

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Worldly Transcendence: Monday December 24, 2007

Do we need God if we are to be happy?

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Nutters?: Wednesday November 28, 2007

Religion, politics and Tony Blair.

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Real Magic: Monday November 19, 2007

Where is the real magic?

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Marvin Minsky's Dreams of Immortality: Wednesday October 17, 2007

Transhumanism and the salvation of the world.

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Religion, Violence and Dualism: Friday September 21, 2007

Is the problem religion, or is it something more subtle?

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The Lure of the Cloister?: Friday August 17, 2007

Where are the secular cloisters?

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Open Source Religion: Thursday June 7, 2007

Religion goes Open Source

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Are You Buddhish?: Saturday March 10, 2007

Buddhish. Adjective: Not quite Buddhist; Spuriously or falsely claiming to be Buddhist;

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People are Natural Disasters Too: Thursday January 4, 2007

Earthquake, fire, flood… and our fellow human beings.

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Religious Offences: Thursday December 21, 2006

Religion, offence and public life.

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Interfaith Dialogue: Tuesday December 12, 2006

Religion, identity and dialogue and why I am not a Buddhist.

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Dennett's Modest Proposal: Tuesday November 14, 2006

Dan Dennett, religion and science.

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Lose Weight: Convert to Buddhism: Tuesday September 26, 2006

Forget that diet – change your religion instead!

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The Pope's Astronomer: Thursday May 4, 2006

An evening with the Vatican’s full-time star-gazer!

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The Twilight of Atheism or the End of Faith?: Monday March 6, 2006

Are we witnessing the end of faith… or the twilight of atheism?

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Open Investigation: Wednesday November 16, 2005

More on the Dalai Lama and Brain Science.

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Does Religion Need Defending?: Tuesday October 18, 2005

Is the proposed new offence of Incitement to Religious Hatred helpful?

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Buddhism and Science: Sunday October 9, 2005

Why Buddhism needs science.

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Hurrah for Materialism! (Part II): Saturday August 6, 2005

What is materialism? And why is it considered such a terrible thing?

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