“A Posture of Receptivity”

October 25, 2010

I’d rather stand upright and view the world from that vantage point, preferably on the shoulders of giants.

John Haught is undoubtedly a very intelligent man but his faith leads him to talk and write a lot of crap. Here’s some of it:-

…if the universe is encompassed by an infinite Love, would the encounter with this ultimate reality require anything less than a posture of receptivity and readiness to surrender to its embrace?

See this blogger’s take on a sophisticated theologian:-

http://rustbeltphilosophy.blogspot.com/2010/10/naaaaaaaah.html

And Ophelia Benson gives it short shrift:-

http://www.butterfliesandwheels.org/2010/have-some-slush/

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