Mans Inhumanity to Man – 100 Years of Balfour

by Stephen Brown As the year 2017 closes our thoughts may turn to Burns and ‘Auld Lang Syne’ but it is perhaps timely to consider another quote from the bard –  ‘Mans inhumanity to man, Makes countless thousands mourn!’ Written in 1784 but apposite to the plight of the Palestinian people today – 100 years on …

Letters

Following last month’s Book Review, we received this letter which is published in full. Re: Book Review: Bart D. Ehrman: Whose Word Is It? A rather remarkable review appeared in the November ‘Voice’. It is remarkable for proclaiming, as if it has only just been discovered, a view of the Bible that goes back to …

A Book Review – Whose Word Is It?

The Story Behind Who Changed the New Testament and Why by Bart D Ehrman Ehrman is an eminent biblical scholar and is currently the James A Gray Distinguished Professor of Religious Studies at the University of North Carolina who according to his Wikipedia entry is one of North America’s leading scholars in his field which …

Book Review – Why Evolution Is True

Why Evolution is True by Jerry Coyne Reviewed by Stephen Brown This is a fascinating book – for either a student of evolution or for anyone with only a passing interest in the subject.  But there is yet another category – those people who rail against the increase of creationism and have sought to counter …