昨天上了MV Doulos,是世上最古老還在役的船隻,於1914年建造,比RMS Titanic只年輕兩年。有基督教背景的Doulos ,名字是僕人的意思,是要「為世上帶來知識、幫助和希望」,現在是世上最大型的海上(基督教)書展。上船時,不禁想起當年Titanic 出海時的口號︰

Not even God could sink this ship!

我想這就是現今科學人文的剪影吧 ~~

(左)1912年沉沒在大海的 RMS Titanic﹔(右) MV Doulos 2005-2006 在英國時的照片

 

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「但要叫你們知道,人子在地上有赦罪的權柄。」 (可二10)

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