Recently Dawkins tweeted some things about rape and comparison that had a lot of people in a huff. Basically, people get hurt feelings and in our society of tolerance that is the one thing that won’t be tolerated. I don’t want to defend Dawkins statements here but I do take issue with his response to […]Read more "“Bright” lights. Dim minds."
Last night I bumped into some fine learned friends who understand, well they pretty much understand everything better than me and we had a very short chat about absolute truth and relative truth. Now, this isn’t a subject I have done a ton of reading on but I have a blog and I have books on […]Read more "Big T. Little t."
There is an article found here that claims that life does not exist. This article and the subsequent ideas that flow from it stands as a good example of bad science. The whirlwind of questions that spring from this idea are many and I will attempt to sort them into their proper genus. The first implication […]Read more "The Kool-Aid Man Cometh"
A couple of days ago I was asked to give some evidence for God’s existence. The person asking is a believer (more specifically a Christian) and had gotten into a sort of debate with someone on the subject who wanted some proof. This is essentially how I answered him. The first thing one must do […]Read more "Debates on God Part 1."
There is something that I am still fleshing out, and I suppose this is the place to do it. I wanted to get a better handle about what being objective means. In a recent discussion post in my world religions class I proposed that being objective means to view things “as they are” not “as […]Read more "As it is."
The fool hath said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, there is none that doeth good. Psalm 14:1-7 At some point a Christian must decide whether or not they will actually believe what scripture says. When you come up against a verse like this, the tendency […]Read more "A donut shaped hole"