“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 […]
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 […]
See this insightful commentary on the issue of ISIS and Nihilism and why some teens are finding it more attractive than the meaninglessness of the secular world they live in. Below is a piece of it: News broke recently of two beautiful teenage girls from Austria, aged 15 and 16, who became burka-wearing recruiters […]
Why is God Silent?
Why is God Hidden?
A sermon I delivered at Biserica Betania in Sibiu Romania 13/7/2014
Blaze Pascal wrote
[God is] Willing to appear openly to those who seek him with all their heart, and to be hidden from those who flee from him with all their heart, God so regulates the knowledge of himself that he has given indications of himself which are visible to those who seek him and not to those who do not seek him. There is enough light for those to see who only desire to see, and enough obscurity for those who have a contrary disposition. (Pascal, Pensees, Sec 7)
What is truth? What is really true in life? How does one make sense of this in light of competing theories on truth? What is truth audio file Audio File with my lecture on Truth is here This is a philosophy lecture I gave at Olive-Harvey in Chicago on Sept 9, 2013. Your comments are welcome […]
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 […]
10 reasons or justifications as to why a new Apple Mac computer is more efficient and advantageous than a PC. As a professor, the following are just some reasons I prefer a Mac over a PC. 1. $$ Macs are cheaper in the long run They last longer. This is evidenced by the fact that Macs have a […]