These are posts on topics related to the afterlife, the survival of the soul after death, and how afterlife research helps answer life’s difficult questions, primarily taken from my 2015 evidence-based book, Paranormal: A New Testament Scholar Looks at the Afterlife. Past Events: Reading, Rockingham Free Public Library, Bellows Falls, VT, Tuesday, September 17, 2019. Small but […]


My profile for Westar Institute (home of the Jesus Seminar) Article: “St. Paul and Goddesses along the Via Egnatia: Paganism and the Early Jesus Movement in Ancient Macedonia,” The Independent Scholar, Vol. 9 (December 2022) 40-55. Eternea Society of St. Margaret St. Joseph’s Dwelling Place, Vermont Rock Point Center, Burlington, Vermont Episcopal Church in Vermont […]


Welcome to Wisdom Words — Past, Present, and Future. Blog posts are scheduled for the second and fourth Fridays of the month at 6:00 am Eastern Time. Thank you for being an engaged citizen with intellectual curiosity! Indexes to past posts: October 2015 to October 2016, October 2016 to October 2017 October 2017 to October […]