Loving God with Your Mind part 6 with JP Moreland

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To purchase the entire Summit Lecture Series, Vol. 1 on DVD, go to: summit.orgYou can know something without being sure that you’re right.This is due to the fact that you can have propositional knowledge: a true belief based on adequate or good reasons, not necessarily conclusive reasons.  In other words, you can know something, but still be able to admit that you may be wrong.I know that God is real.If someone were to ask me if it’s possible that He isn’t, I could admit, “yeah, i … [Read more...]

Loving God with Your Mind, part 5 with JP Moreland

The Summit Lecture Series 1

To purchase the entire Summit Lecture Series, Vol. 1 on DVD, go to: summit.orgIf I were to go home and my wife says, “You’re angry.”  To which I reply, “No, I’m not angry.” And we go back and forth – I need to take a second and decide whether or not what my wife is saying is true.I introspect.And, on this particular situation, I realize that I actually do have a seething rage down deep inside of me that my wife picked up on.Now, I have my thought:  “I am angry”;  I also encounter … [Read more...]

Loving God with Your Mind, part 3 with JP Moreland

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To purchase the entire Summit Lecture Series, Vol. 1 on DVD, go to: summit.orgTruth is a matching between thought and reality.To illustrate this, consider a podium and a ball-point pen.  The podium exists and it has certain attributes.  It’s brown.  It’s rectangular.  It’s four feet tall.  It weighs 40 pounds.  These are all attributes that are true about the podium.  Not only that, but all these attributes are true independently of any other object.Likewise, my pen has attributes:  I … [Read more...]

Loving God with Your Mind, part 3 with JP Moreland

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To purchase the entire Summit Lecture Series, Vol. 1 on DVD, go to: summit.orgKnowledge of your own consciousness is a form or non-sensory knowledge by acquaintance.  It is an example of where you can have knowledge by acquaintance with things you can’t see, touch, taste, smell, or hear.  And that’s very important.Now, when I claim that Christianity provides us with knowledge, one of the things I mean by that is that it gives us knowledge by acquaintance, in that we can be directly aware … [Read more...]

Loving God With All Your Mind, Part 2 with JP Moreland

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To purchase the entire Summit Lecture Series, Vol. 1 on DVD, go to: summit.orgChristianity is at odds with Post Modernism and Scientific Naturalism, and there are fundamental differences between them.  Because, while these other two worldviews don’t agree on a lot, they do agree that there is no such thing as a non-scientific knowledge of reality.Therefore, what they assume is that when you are dealing with science, the concepts of right and wrong become evident.  There is no guesswork, o … [Read more...]

Loving God With All Your Mind, Part 1 with JP Moreland

The Summit Lecture Series 1

To purchase the entire Summit Lecture Series, Vol. 1 on DVD, go to: summit.orgThere are certain things you need to learn and know that will help you become a mature and flourishing adult.  If you get married, you want to be a good spouse, you wan tot learn how to be a great parent.  These, along with being a great friend an neighbor are all things you want to strive for.  Now, in order to gain these things, you need to attain knowledge about a number of things.Knowledge give people the ri … [Read more...]


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