Dr Who and the problem of immortality

Last night’s episode of Dr Who got me thinking about the nature of immortality and humanity’s relationship with Gods. In the “Girl who Lived,” the Doctor created an immortal girl Ashildr (Maisie Williams). She had to write down stuff because soon her […]


Since the 20th century we have seen the rise of fundamentalism in the religious world – the idea that you can only understand God through a literal interpretation of what has been written down in religious texts. Fundamentalism offers a […]