The Threat of Monkey-Faced Jesus

About 2 weeks ago, news came to light of an unfortunate story involving¬† church in Zaragoza Spain, a century old fresco of Jesus, and the church’s attempt to restore the image to its original form. Over the years the image painted by¬†Elias Garcia Martinez had deteriorated, mostly affected by moisture, and the face of Jesus was becoming harder and harder to see. One well-meaning parishioner, the octogenarian Cecilia Gimenez, upon seeing...

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3 Questions – An Update

For those who don’t know, the 3 Questions project aims to gather together various voices from the atheist, skeptic and agnostic communities in an effort to have these voices heard. So often we only hear the voices of those who are seen to be in positions of power, those who have blog syndication or very popular blogs, or those who write for media outlets such as Huffington Post or The Examiner. Some of those voices are represented in my...

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