Thinking about Revelation

Image - forbidden fruit from the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel

One reading: A scary story about two kinds of knowledge –
from revelation & from experience
Michelangelo [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

 We will be thinking about the concept of “revelation” in class this morning. It’s so foreign to most people these days that it’s hard to get students to see that there has ever been a significant conflict between revealed and empirical truth – despite the existence of the Creation Museum, etc.

About HAT

Heather Thiessen (HAT) is a happily married 60-ish, Bible-reading, Presbyterian Church Sunday School teaching and choir singing, small fuel efficient car driving, still pretty much 2nd wave feminist and generally out lesbian Hoosier mom. (There are no monochrome states.) From time to time she teaches religious studies to students at a small liberal arts college in Louisville, Kentucky.
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