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True Humility – an altering lifestyle

As I look at nature and our relationship to it , it always leads me to consider things differently. It intrigues me that nature is at times overlooked and at times grasped as a means to which we can survive or just live by. What the Kirbas Institute stands for and wants to change in how we consider nature, is that […]

By |2019-02-18T17:10:55+00:00April 1st, 2016|Paul's Blog|Comments Off on True Humility – an altering lifestyle

Politics, Environment care, and What we can do

 

Global care towards the environment: Is it a thing?

Many U.S. presidential candidates, for the past couple of weeks, have been arguing and discussing over the significance of the environment. While some lean heavily on the fact global warming is not much of an issue, others go to the extent of making that the centerpiece of their campaign, thus […]

By |2019-02-18T17:10:55+00:00February 29th, 2016|Paul's Blog|Comments Off on Politics, Environment care, and What we can do

Our role in creation – to love

From religion comes a man’s purpose; from science, his power to achieve it. Sometimes people ask if religion and science are not opposed to one another. They are: in the sense that the thumb and fingers of my hands are opposed to one another. It is an opposition by means of which anything can be […]

By |2019-02-18T17:10:55+00:00February 5th, 2016|Paul's Blog|Comments Off on Our role in creation – to love

Follow the Kirbas Institute to Oklahoma City!

As we begin the year 2015, it is a year of big changes for the Kirbas Institute. The Institute is moving from the Chicago area to Oklahoma City. Dr. Paul Kirbas, founder of the Institute, will serve as the new Pastor/Head of Staff at the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Oklahoma City. The church has a […]

By |2019-02-18T17:10:55+00:00December 18th, 2015|Paul's Blog|Comments Off on Follow the Kirbas Institute to Oklahoma City!

A Kirbas Institute Testimonial

One of the current projects of the Kirbas Institute is our Youth Forum. The mission of this project is to help college students find a peaceful relationship between their faith and their passion for a science career. We received this message from a recent college graduate, that demonstrates why this is so needed. Our thanks […]

By |2019-02-18T17:10:55+00:00May 11th, 2015|Paul's Blog|Comments Off on A Kirbas Institute Testimonial

A New Turn for the Doomsday Clock calls for a New Superhero!

A few weeks ago, the famed “Doomsday Clock” clicked closer to midnight, shortening our date with destruction by 2 minutes. Created in 1947, as the nuclear threat was expanding, the doomsday clock is a way for leading scientists to show how close humanity seemed to be to being wiped off the face of the earth. […]

By |2019-02-18T17:10:55+00:00February 9th, 2015|Paul's Blog|Comments Off on A New Turn for the Doomsday Clock calls for a New Superhero!

Special News Announcement

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As we begin the year 2015, it is a year of big changes for the Kirbas Institute. The Institute is moving from the Chicago area to Oklahoma City. Dr. Paul Kirbas, founder of the Institute, will serve as the new Pastor/Head of Staff at the

By |2019-02-18T17:10:55+00:00December 30th, 2014|Paul's Blog|Comments Off on Special News Announcement

The Gospel According to Interstellar

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Recently we took our two college age boys to see the new movie Interstellar. We saw the movie at the Studio Movie Grill, so we had food and drinks on the tables in front of us as the movie began.  The movie opened with a […]

By |2019-02-18T17:10:55+00:00November 20th, 2014|Paul's Blog|Comments Off on The Gospel According to Interstellar

The Politics of a Burning House

Burning-HouseImagine this scenario, which I will call “The Politics of a Burning House”: You wake up in the middle of the night, smelling smoke. You jump out of bed, run into the hallway, and discover that your house is on fire. The hallway is filled with […]

By |2019-02-18T17:10:55+00:00May 7th, 2014|Paul's Blog|1 Comment

The Search for Flight 370: Missing the Forest for the Trees

science-050912-004-617x416For many weeks now, our news has been filled with daily updates (ad nauseam by CNN!) of the tragic and mysterious disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight 370. Most experts agree that the plane must have gone down into the Indian Ocean, and they are combing the […]

By |2019-02-18T17:10:55+00:00April 14th, 2014|Paul's Blog|Comments Off on The Search for Flight 370: Missing the Forest for the Trees