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“You are the salt of the earth. But if salt loses its ZING, how will it be made salty? It then has no further use than to be thrown out and stomped on.” Matthew 5:13 (Scholars’ Version) Thinking aloud about religion: a personal polemic by Peter Turner We believe Jesus was a real flesh and […]

“A warm welcome to Zingcreed. These twelve original ┬áposts were all penned by myself in the last 6 months. I think they’re worth shouting about and I hope when they’re read they provoke a reader response. At the moment the most popular posts on this blog were nearly all written over two years ago. I […]

Zingcreed’s new slogan: Just Jesus, No God!

To celebrate Zingcreed’s new slogan – Just Jesus, No God! – here’s a new set of pithy summaries of what Jesus is all about. This new series will reflect in their own words what contemporary commentators think of Jesus. Terence Eagleton and the ┬áJesus Seminar are up next. Oregon Professor Marcus J. Borg, who kicks […]

Summary: “Both God and Jesus can be portrayed in two totally incompatible manners. For example, Jesus can be the wisdom teacher or he can be warning of an imminent apocalypse. Are believers called to obedience in fear of the wrath to come, or to discernment and charity in the middle of life’s complexities?” In this […]

Background: Kevin Baldeosingh is a witty atheist writer who has a regular column in the Trinidad Guardian. In a week when the President’s expenses are under critical scrutiny in the island’s press, the President, whose parents named him after a Catholic saint, decided to invoke God at every opportunity. This is Kevin’s take on it. […]

The enigmatic iron age Jewish wisdom-teacher known as Yeshua may have have said some things still worth listening to in the twenty first century. The quest for the historical Jesus – what Yeshua actually said and did – is in some way relevant for Christian faith and practice. Critical study of the cultural artefact known […]

Summary: “The writer describes how isolated she felt as an undiagnosed autistic person. No one she knew saw the world as she did. Growing self knowledge and a diagnosis of autism have enabled her to live a better life.” The thoughts of an autistic woman Gaslighting Posted onOCTOBER 3, 2016CategoriesAutism Being an undiagnosed autistic has […]