How can we really believe in God for reasons of necessity when, according to our modern thinking, such a thing is unlikely to exist in a cold mechanical universe?
The worst thing is to be powerless as things happen or, more poignantly, as things are done to us.
As Alinsky once wrote, “If you push a negative hard enough, it will push through and become a positive.”
We owe much to the science which sprang from The Enlightenment, including the philosophy that behind everything, there is probably nothing. However, modern science suggests that we were premature.
Experiences from the early days of the emergency first published in August 2020.