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April 25, 2013
The rule of my heart is mine! And no other’s!
In the Patheos Hindu channel, Ambaa gives her perspective on Jedis and gnosticism, inspired by...
April 22, 2013
“You’re Gonna Have to Serve Somebody”
In yesterday's post, I talked about the unenviable invulnerability of indifference, and, it so happened...
January 30, 2013
What should we be hurt by?
Poking around the internet, I ran across two interesting articles that seemed to be linked...
December 31, 2012
Mormon Enthusiasm for the Self-Made Man
I received a free review copy of The God Who Weeps: How Mormonism Makes Sense of Life as...
December 28, 2012
Javert and Valjean at Prayer
The two things I found most frustrating about the Les Mis movie were the camerawork and...
December 06, 2012
Can you Cyrano de Bergerac your moral philosophy?
Yesterday, I linked to Luke Muelhauser's commentary on the inability of philosophers to come to...
December 03, 2012
For I am a Woman Under Authority
This weekend, I attended a silent retreat. The timing of the retreat on Saturday made...
November 28, 2012
I see your trilemma, and raise you a tetralemma!
Over at Cross Examined, Bob Seidensticker has an objection to C.S. Lewis's Trilemma, and John...
November 28, 2012
The theologians Chris Hallquist doesn’t believe in
Chris Hallquist (who blogs in the Patheos Atheist channel as the Uncredible Hallq) is in...
November 21, 2012
The Monster is Father of the Man
As I warned you, I’m taking some time before I write anything specifically about being...
November 10, 2012
Steelmanning one of Dennett’s arguments
This post is part of a series discussing Daniel Dennett’s Breaking the Spell. Back in the cultural...
November 09, 2012
If only I could throw dinner parties for semi-fictional characters…
I've been reading Hillary Mantel's A Place of Greater Safety, and I'll admit I don't like...
October 29, 2012
What Freedom from Moral Sensibilities Feels Like
Writing for The Chronicle of Higher Education, Kevin Dutton underwent transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) to...
October 11, 2012
The Generic God of the Stump Speech
Patheos bloggers are roundtabling on issues of faith and politics in the run-up to the...
May 02, 2012
Winning a Moral Arms Race?
The first person to comment on my post about The Hunger Games and not seeing...
April 02, 2012
If only I weren’t determined to fight about free will!
The Chronicle of Higher Education is holding an essay symposium on Free Will and I...
February 14, 2012
Whaddya Wanna Get Married For?
Sorry this is late, but what could be better on Valentine's Day than pouring kerosene...
February 09, 2012
Divorce and the Doctrine of Individualism
This post is part of a debate on gay marriage. Matt led off with a post...
November 02, 2011
How do you pick a teacher?
The Dunning-Kruger effect is a term for people who are too ignorant to recognize that...
March 20, 2011
Trying to Will Your Beliefs (A Case Study)
There's been a fair amount of discussion on this blog lately about whether people can...
January 27, 2011
Submitting to Others
This is part of a series on covenant marriage, and, hopefully, it’s becoming clearer what...
January 25, 2011
Exercising Self Control
This post, as counter-intuitive as it seems, is part of a series on covenant marriage....
January 10, 2011
Ethics Without Other People are Empty
I don’t understand ethical systems or teleology meant for humans that doesn’t talk about our...
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