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JESUS NEVER GAVE THEM WHAT THEY WANTED — PART 5B

This is the sixth and the final post in a series of posts that proposes to answer the following question. Can you name a single thing Jesus said which was genuinely new, original, or useful? We had The Presentation Of The Question in part 1. If … Continue reading

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WHAT ARE THE SUPPOSED BENEFITS OF A SECULAR EDUCATION?

Striving For The Goal Ostensibly, as a fanatic, Right-Wing Christian, I wrote this post to deride the supposed benefits of a secular education. However, I doubt the wisdom of making fun of the beliefs of others. Moreover, I have observed … Continue reading

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A SERIES OF COMMENTS RELATED TO THE THEORY OF EVOLUTION

We are too often full of ourselves, making big fusses about small things — forgetting what matters. Therefore, in my last post the discussion got sidetracked.  Yet we can still use that discussion to make the larger point. In a comment … Continue reading

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WHY DO CHILDREN NEED A RELIGIOUS EDUCATION?

The Root Of The Problem No matter how we educate children, the topic of religion is inescapable; government-run education does not and cannot avoid it. Why? Ravi Zacharias (an expert in Christian apologetics) says there are Four Questions To Answer In Life. Origin  … Continue reading

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CHOOSING THE FIELD OF BATTLE

Recently, The American Post-Standard provided one of the posts on this blog, “The Morality of Government,” the courtesy of a link.  In We Must Fight the Devil with Fire, phadde2 recalls how I answered a question with a question. In the comment section of Citizen Tom’s … Continue reading

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