Category Archives: Adam Smith

AN APOLOGY FOR KEITH

When we check the word “apology,” we find this less frequently used definition. a defense, excuse, or justification in speech or writing, as for a cause or doctrine. Why a defense? In my last post, GOD-GIVEN RIGHTS AS OPPOSED TO “THERE IS NO GOD”, … Continue reading

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A REBUTTAL TO ATHEISM

In my last post, I mentioned a couple of debates.  One continues here, Biblical Truths, with siriusbizinus. Here is ‘s latest comment. Essentially my assertions that God doesn’t exist is a conclusion. I have stated this openly in the discussion. And although I … Continue reading

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THOUGH OUR BROTHER SUFFERS UPON THE RACK

Here is a comment I want to make certain my readers see. Keith DeHavelle says: March 4, 2014 at 10:26 am Citizen Tom, thank you for the list. Some of these, as you note, are readable at your links; Adam … Continue reading

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CHRISTIANITY IS NOT ABOUT SACRIFICING ONE’S VALUES

In response to WHAT DID AYN RAND THINK OF ALTRUISM?, I got this comment from Sword of Apollo. Ayn Rand understood the issue of altruism vs. egoism in the philosophical sense, which can be put this way: In any given action, what … Continue reading

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WHY SOME PEOPLE CENSURE BAD BEHAVIOR VERY SLIGHTLY NOT AT ALL — PART 2

  This post continues where WHY SOME PEOPLE CENSURE BAD BEHAVIOR VERY SLIGHTLY NOT AT ALL — PART 1 left off. Where did leave off? How do we deal with the fact that some people too enthusiastically push their own … Continue reading

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