The God Metaphor: Faith, Fear and Opening to Extraterrestrial Contact
by Frank G. Wilkinson
Most people believe that both God and Extraterrestrials are real, yet any claimed direct, meaningful contact between either one and ordinary, individual humans is treated as "impossible." We want to believe, as the poster hanging in Agent Mulder's office on TV's The X-Files proclaims, but when faced with the realization of our desire, we refuse to acknowledge what is right in front of us. Why?