At a campus meeting at the U of C, I had an opportunity to ask Alberta’s Finance Minister, Ted Morton, why Alberta was selling its natural resource to foreign state owned enterprises. I don’t pretend to know much about this subject but I was expecting to get a well informed answer as to why our … Read more
In his Pensees Pascal describes his despair at what can be known about God through nature alone: This is what I see and what troubles me. I look around in every direction and all I see is darkness. Nature has nothing to offer me that does not give rise to doubt and anxiety. If I … Read more
I am in the middle of the Summer Ulpan… (still not sure what Ulpan means in Hebrew) at the HU. It is has been great fun and Hebrew is a snap… and every evening Arabs, Jews and Christians and even Atheists join together in song and dance. It is hard to believe that 3 weeks … Read more
Here is a little video from a fishing trip this summer with my good buddy, Jon Kontz. I am in Jerusalem now and that trout stream has never looked so nice!