The Storm of Doubt is a Blessing. The Calm of Certainty is a Danger.

You can weather the storm. Human beings naturally gravitate towards certainty and avoid ambiguity, if they have the option. Often, our political ideologies, religious beliefs and personal biases prevent us from acknowledging the truth; when our fragile worldviews are threatened, we flee. It’s interesting how many view the fundamentalism of atheism in a more favorable light [...]

Heaven’s Morality: Can We Approximate It?

Universal Moral Law What is morality? Morality is a system of values and principles that provide individuals with methods to differentiate right actions from wrong actions. Moral systems can be informed by religion or pure logic and philosophy. The most ancient and simple form of morality is the divine command theory, which states that an [...]

The Paradox of Faith & Empiricism of the “Faithful”

Most Evangelicals' notion of faith would be rebuked by Christ as heretical and Denounced by scientists as anti-scientific. https://videos.files.wordpress.com/Dg8WSun6/ss.2_hd.mp4 Virtually all Bible verses have a common theme. This pattern is one of the few consistencies between the old and the new testaments. All of these verses are hostile towards empiricism.  Empiricism is a fancy academic term [...]