Does Christianity Provide A Practical Foundation For A Decent Ethical System? Christians believe the Bible. Christians don't believe in the Bible. Christians believe the Bible is the Word of God. That is, Christians believe God exists and that the Bible is His divine revelation to us. Why do Christians believe God exists? The Book of... Continue Reading →
OUR NATIONAL DIVIDE: SECULAR MORALITY VERSUS THE CHRISTIAN WORLDVIEW — PART 2
SCIENCE IS NOT A RELIGIONReligious symbols from the top nine organised faiths of the world according to Major world religions.From left to right: *1st Row: Christian Cross, Jewish Star of David, Hindu Aumkar *2nd Row: Islamic Star and crescent, Shinto Torii *3rd Row: Sikh Khanda, Bahá'í star, Jain Ahimsa Symbol (from here (commons.wikimedia.org)) Does Secularism Provide A Practical Foundation For A Decent Ethical System? G. J. Holyoake was the person is first used the... Continue Reading →
OUR NATIONAL DIVIDE: SECULAR MORALITY VERSUS THE CHRISTIAN WORLDVIEW — PART 1
Introducing The Topic Generally, I avoid getting personal. Oh, I most certainly talk about my Christian faith and my personal opinions, but making it about me risks confusing the fact that I believe something with proof that what I believe is true. Wisdom requires us to rest our beliefs on a more objective foundation. Usually... Continue Reading →
IS IT THE GOD OF SLAVERY OR MAN WHO ENSLAVES?
KIA at the ironically named The Recovering Know It All has a series of posts purporting to show that the God of the Bible is "The God of Slavery". The God of Slavery The God of Slavery redux The God of slavery… again? ends his first post with an incomplete observation and a presumptuous question. Question for the... Continue Reading →