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January 17, 2019
A Beauty So Piercing
Oedipus knew the truth and gouged out his eyes. I understand this tendency. “Know...
January 16, 2019
Ignore Anyone Who Ignores Early Bible Translations
Did you know that there are Aramaic translations of the New Testament from the fifth century? This...
January 08, 2019
Plato, Christianity, and Keeping a Republic
In the center of God’s educational program for humanity were the Jewish people. For centuries...
January 07, 2019
A New Journal for Constantinean Techies
A teacher often has students who surpass him. Hurrah! One who writes here on occasion...
November 01, 2018
The Coming Party with the Once Dead: the Party of All Saints
Someday, if we choose to do so, we can party with the once dead. And...
October 30, 2018
As Long as You Are What You Are
We sat talking, a mountain rising over us and a green valley beneath us. The...
October 28, 2018
A Very Bad Way to Understand Texts or An Error I Made So You Do Not Have to Do So
Plato wrote a great many books and we are blessed with all of them. You...
October 26, 2018
Convenient Faith is Convenient but isn’t Faith
“Never,” Mom said, “believe a thing, because you wish it to be true.” She brought...
October 24, 2018
Heavenly Music (Timaeus)
Get Truth Where You Can Get truth where you can. Some useful ideas comes to...
October 23, 2018
On Contradictions in a Literary Collection (Biblical and Otherwise)
There is a species of literary juvenalia that goes looking for contradictions in great books...
October 22, 2018
The Likely Story: Science and Explanation (Timaeus)
The truth is out there, but knowing the truth requires work. That is the delightful...
October 19, 2018
What caused God? (An Error Explained)
Good Advice from a Good Professor Don’t reject an argument nobody is making. This good...
October 18, 2018
The Chosen One Or How To Tell If it is YOU That Will Save Us All (Timaeus)
“It’s bad luck to be you,” so said a video game on the game death...
October 16, 2018
An Artificial Controversy (A Guest Post by Dr. Eric Holloway)
I am (on occasion) asked about design and ideas surrounding design. Some questions are in...
September 02, 2018
Curmudgeon or Critic? (Mild Praise for Heraclitus)
Sometimes the kids do need to get off the grass, but after a certain age...
August 30, 2018
Intelligent Design: The Bridge Between Science and Philosophy
The sixteen and seventeenth century in the West took a splendid opportunity left them by...
August 27, 2018
The Better Road Not Taken (The Failures of the Seventeenth Century)
1616 came and Shakespeare and Cervantes died, but Bacon kept writing his way to a...
August 20, 2018
The Birth of God: Having a Theogony
If God exists, then He has no beginning and no end by definition. God exists,...
August 11, 2018
Wisdom, She Cries Out: No Slack Given in the Argument (Summer in the Republic 64)
If you love wisdom, then you pray for mercy from God, because wisdom is unrelenting....
August 03, 2018
Doubt, of a sort, is Wonderful, Get Some (Summer in the Republic 56)
In some parts of American Christianity there is a weird belief that all forms of...
July 31, 2018
Dry Salvages: Plato, T.S. Eliot, A.E.Taylor Went to a Bar. . (Summer in the Republic 53)
Read enough great books and you see connections. . . Plato, T.S. Eliot, and A.E....
June 30, 2018
“Justice is for the Strong Only” (Summer in the Republic 25!)
“Winning is it’s own justification,” say many about to commit a monstrous act. For a...
June 29, 2018
Shattered with Hope: Gina Pastore
Picking Up My Shattered Pieces is the book you should take with you on vacation this...
June 25, 2018
Bellowing is not Good (Summer in the Republic 21)
Don’t bellow. Do discuss, argue, be passionate. Unleash bellowing and you have let slip the...
June 06, 2018
Rene and Georgette Magritte and I miss Warren Throckmorton
I love the song Rene and Georgette Magritte With Their Dog after the War. Two...
June 04, 2018
Papaw and the Atheist
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May 25, 2018
Behold the Were-Possum! (Or How Explanations Can Be Unexpected)
Skepticism is a good tool in any thinking person’s toolbox. Anybody selling anything deserves a...
May 23, 2018
Proper Evidence and a Definition of Faith
Faith and Proper Evidence* What does a Christian mean when he says he takes an...
April 20, 2018
The Problem of Pitiable Pain
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April 12, 2018
On Racism and Communal “Guilt”
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