I learned a new word today: ineluctable. According to the Shorter Oxford Dictionary it means: Unable to be resisted or avoided; inescapable. This wonderful word was introduced to me by Seamus Heaney in his poem […]


There is only one Being who is not dependent upon anything, namely, God. This attribute is called ‘aseity’ and has profound implications for how we perceive God, ourselves, and the universe. Parmenides: ‘Out of nothing, […]