Deus Ex Machina

"This is the generation of the great LEVIATHAN, or rather, to speak more reverently of that mortal god, to which we own under the immortal God, our peace and defense." -Thomas Hobbes: Leviathan

Anglophone versus European Conception of “Science”; Or Why Deniers of Evolution and Old Earth Theories are Found Mainly in America and Anglophone Nations

It seems that while the European conception of “science” is more “systematic” as an “organised body of knowledge” in some vague general sense (which can therefore include what many in … Continue reading

November 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

On Christians Donating their Corpses for Scientific Research

In accordance with his wishes, Christopher Hitchens’ body was donated to medical research following his death less than two weeks ago; many of his followers have applauded his decision… “Body … Continue reading

November 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Why Can’t Mafias and Drug Cartels be the Power Ordained by God?

From approximately eight years ago we have seen Santa Muerte having a big presence with drug cartel members, from the bosses all the way down. Why? Because these people say … Continue reading

November 28, 2013 · 4 Comments

The Discernment Necessary in our Critique of the Prosperity Gospel and Megachurches

The First Article. Of Creation. I believe in God the Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth. What does this mean?–Answer. I believe that God has made me and all … Continue reading

November 23, 2013 · 5 Comments

The Task and Error of Apologetics; Making Evident the God which Everyone already Believes

I’ve been thinking a bit more about James Miller article about how everyone “already” sort of believes or know God and it struck me what does the task of apologetics … Continue reading

November 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Why I Don’t Buy the Cosmological Argument

I’ve been thinking about why I dislike the cosmological argument and it seems to me to operate by a sort of sleight of hand with a nebulous metaphysical concept. What … Continue reading

November 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

On the Absurdity of Organised Religions; The Communion of Saints is not the Commonality of Canon Law

In Anna Sewell’s “Black Beauty”, there was a scene among some cab drivers about working on Sundays to take the rich folks to their favourite preachers located at far away … Continue reading

November 8, 2013 · 1 Comment

On the Offense of Job

One of the most curious thing about many readings of Job is that there is actually very little focus upon the way in which Job ends, that is, he gets … Continue reading

November 1, 2013 · Leave a comment