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

A Conversation on Pinkdot, Sexual Orientation, Discrimination and Marriage

The following was a conversation which I had with an LGBT advocate on the facebook group “We are against Pinkdot” […] Me: To speak of whether sexual orientation, and by … Continue reading

July 24, 2013 · 8 Comments

Marriage Died at No-Fault Divorce, Not Gay Marriage; Prenups as a Defense Against Divorces

A statement that appears to assure a performance and form a contract but, when scrutinized, leaves to the speaker the choice of performance or non-performance, which means that the speaker … Continue reading

June 29, 2013 · 11 Comments

Marriage as a Social Institution (III): Lack of Intention to start a Family and Infertility

This post is part of a series of posts which started out as a single unified whole, but was later found it to be incredibly long, thus I’ve decided to … Continue reading

April 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Marriage as a Social Institution (II): Premarital and Extramarital Sex and the Enforcement of the Marital Ideal

This post is part of a series of posts which started out as a single unified whole, but was later found it to be incredibly long, thus I’ve decided to … Continue reading

April 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ye (Somewhat) Comprehensive Guide to Marriage as a Social Institution (I): The Heterosexual Essence of the Order of Marriage

…marriage, so far as its essential basis is concerned, is not a contractual relation. On the contrary, though marriage begins in contract, it is precisely a contract to transcend the standpoint of … Continue reading

April 17, 2013 · 15 Comments

An Analysis of Tania De Rozario’s “Not Prepared to Wait” and the High Court’s Decision on 377A

It’s that time again, sigh, my comments in the square brackets and red. When Mathew Shepard was murdered in Wyoming in 1998, I was 17. I got the news from … Continue reading

April 9, 2013 · 6 Comments

On Premarital sex and Moral Luck; Righteousness as the Gift of God

Or do you not know that he who is joined to a prostitute becomes one body with her? For, as it is written, “The two will become one flesh.” 1 Corinthians … Continue reading

February 13, 2013 · 1 Comment