Tools to navigate through your pain~!

In trouble? Spiritual Pain? Disappointed?

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“We can ignore even pleasure. But pain insists upon being attended to. God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our conscience, but shouts in our pains: it is his megaphone to rouse a deaf world.” ― C.S. Lewis There are too many bookss on pain are available for us!. In this post I found […]

007: Why? The Question that never goes away! An Interview with Jamie Dew on Evil

The Problem of Evil

Life is a maze.    There is an amazing phenomena of nature called an “Ant Mill.” where ants walk in circles until something incredible happens.  Most ants navigate by using eyesight and some other senses, but when many get disorientated they follow the ant in front of them, it’s a survival instinct. But if that […]

How to avoid making the most embarrassing of logical errors

Avoid cutting your own philosophical throat

She stood up in my class and gave us all three logical reasons is to why logic is not useful and reasoned for us as to why we should not be using reason.   My student, was cutting her own philosophical throat.  She was making what philosophers call a self-refuting statement.  Allow me to explain. […]

Speaking with the Devil

Panel Discussion with Marvel's Daredevil

“Fairy tales do not tell children that dragons exist. Children already know that dragons exist. Fairy tales tell children that dragons can be killed.”  -GK Chesterton.  An amazing thing happened! I flew into New York last week to be on a panel discussion with some of the creators of Marvel’s hit Daredevil Netflix series.  It […]

Absolute Evil

Is there such a thing as an objective evil?

Is there such a thing as real evil? ISIS is beheading children of families who do not convert to their version of Islam.  If that is not evil, I don’t know what is. There is objective evil in our world.  Anyone who denies it either is amoral, defective mentally or too academic for their own good. […]

You Cannot Teach Ethics

The impact of relativism on moral education

Can  we really teach ethics ?    We can ask it a different way, “can we make bad people good by teaching them about moral conduct or moral theories?” There are many such organizations that try to do just that.  Many focus on building character with virtues like trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring and citizenship. – See […]

Can we be Good without believing in God?

Can a man be good without believing in or worshiping God?  Yes.  Of course.  There are many atheists who are better moral people than some theists. But that is not the issue.  It is much deeper and more profound.”Can a man be good without God?” is the question to ask, not “Can we be good without […]

Pleasure is good, ethical and unavoidable

“You should seek the good in itself” or “do the right thing, because it is the right thing to do” is one of the most absurd notions and mantras in philosophy. It is an unavoidable fact of nature to seek pleasure and avoid pain.  It is not immoral to seek your own good and joy and […]

CS Lewis’s The Four Loves–a humble summary

The Four Loves This is a short book summary of CS Lewis’s classic, the Four Loves. The four loves come from the Greek who use four words to describe what we use one for. Storge: Affection Love Phileo: Friendship Love Eros: Romantic Love. Agape: Divine Love.  Storge Love: [The frosting on the cake] Affection is […]