Sunday, September 30, 2001  [!]

Due to "unforseen technical difficulties," my Saturday entry hadn't made it to my static site until now. So please be sure to read it below.

NYTimes Magazine: 9.30.01 The Way We Live Now has a Q&A with Martin E. Marty, a Scholar of Religion. Definitely worth reading.

The fundamentalist, however, says there was a moment in history when a particular book, leader and original social community was perfect.... Fundamentalists teach that there was that perfect moment, and in their selective retrieval they go back to that perfect moment.

...Something comes along which is perceived by the people in such cultures as a total threat to the group, to the world's future. [read more...]