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IF WE SAY WE HAVE NOT SINNED

Religious persecution is nothing new. As far back as we know, people have violently denigrated each others beliefs. In our arrogance, we can insist that the mere fact another disagrees with us offend us. Then we can “rightfully” destroy the … Continue reading

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WHAT ARE EACH OF US DOING TO SAVE OUR COUNTRY AND THE WORLD?

Fellow-citizens, we cannot escape history. We of this Congress and this administration, will be remembered in spite of ourselves. No personal significance, or insignificance, can spare one or another of us. The fiery trial through which we pass, will light … Continue reading

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JESUS NEVER GAVE THEM WHAT THEY WANTED — PART 2

This is the second 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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WHY WOULD A MAN HANG HIMSELF? — PART 3C

Examples Of The Failure Of “Reason” Part C The post continues from WHY WOULD A MAN HANG HIMSELF? — PART 3B, and this post is the final installment in this series. Here we will consider examples of the failure of reason with respect … Continue reading

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HOW DO WE KNOW THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN PROPAGANDA AND TRUTH?

How do we know the difference between propaganda and truth? It is not always easy, not when lies can masquerade as the truth. When I was a boy, the atheistic Soviet government put the first man into space. That was … Continue reading

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