A number of new Internet search engines created by Christian, Jewish or Muslim entities aim to filter out queries from Web users in a way that is more relevant to those users and keeps them from temptation, alcohol and pornography.
Sounds great, right?
For Christians, SeekFind offers “a research tool for people who are looking for biblical and theological content from an evangelical Christian prospective,” says founder Shea Houdmann, who operates from Colorado Springs, Colorado. According to the seekfind.org website, the search engine functions by “only indexing websites that are Biblically-based, theologically-sound, and in agreement with our statement of faith.
So I tried it- here’s the results for the name of this humble blog-
Search results for: zwinglius redivivus
No results found.
It came up with the same absurd response to Rudolf Bultmann too! Come on!!!! A search engine that doesn’t know Bultmann is a piece of nonsense in the first place.
Google, on the other hand-
tons of hits.
Specialized search engines, like specialized bible editions, are pointless. They only offer a very narrow and usually not very accurate result. Besides, if Christians can’t control themselves when they do internet searches to avoid porn and other such things, they should probably not search for ‘midget wrestling’ or ‘girls gone wild’ in the first place.