https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EcIBVLOAYhc Doug Carter on pjnet.tv, March 2, 2020. In this episode we take a peek inside Plato's Cave and discuss my latest blog post, Shadows of Reality. You'll also find teasers about Pope Francis' upcoming "New Humanism" summit and my upcoming book.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rcvkFbl9X0E&t=371s I'm happy to be a guest on PJNET. Join me the first Monday each month at 9:00 pm. http://www.PJNET.tv
In Book 7 of Plato's Republic, the old sage tells us to imagine people chained from childhood inside an underground den, or cave. They're forced to face the walls so they cannot turn their heads. Behind them, a fire is burning to provide a dim light. Between the prisoners and the fire, objects pass along... Continue Reading →
There are times when I crave solitude with God. If you're reading this, I trust you know that feeling. Creating Solitude with God St. Anselm, the Archbishop of Canterbury from 1093-1109, felt it too: "Come now, little man! flee for a while from your tasks, hide yourself for a little space from the turmoil of... Continue Reading →
By Doug Carter Climate Change and Fossils I’m fascinated by fossils and what they can tell us about our world. Two weeks ago I traveled to the Virginia Museum of Natural History in Martinsville to view the world’s largest fossilized stromatolite cap. Stromatolite at the Virginia Museum of Natural History, Martinsville, Virginia Stromatolites are masses... Continue Reading →
I became intrigued by archaeology and mysteries as a boy trudging through fields looking for arrowheads with my mother and brother. Since then I've visited Indian mounds throughout the Southeastern US, but none have stirred me quiet like those at Moundville. Moundville, Alabama, just 13 miles south of Tuscaloosa, is home to more than 20... Continue Reading →
On Wednesday, Bernie Sanders scorned the Bible's population mandate to fill the earth. As progressive politicians push the boundaries of taboo after taboo in their quest to build a “Sustainable” future, mainstream Americans are left wondering where they’re headed. How morally-low can they go and what drives their thinking? Sanders Declares War on Humanity For... Continue Reading →
"They are not just teaching our children. They are going to indoctrinate them." By Michael Brown If you ever wondered if our children’s educational system was politically biased, then look no further than the NEA. It is unashamedly leftist, aggressively for abortion, decidedly pro-LGBT and unapologetically hostile to those who dare challenge the status quo.... Continue Reading →