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Winston Churchill: Some Agnostic, Some Atheist (Part 3)

*Posted by Dr. Jerry A. Johnson *This post is the final in a three-part commentary on Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965, the last volume in the epic series The Last Lion by William Manchester and Paul Reid. … Continue reading

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Winston Churchill: Some Agnostic, Some Atheist (Part 2)

*Posted by Dr. Jerry A. Johnson *This post is the second part of an extended commentary on Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965, the last volume in the epic series The Last Lion by William Manchester and Paul Reid. … Continue reading

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Winston Churchill: Some Agnostic, Some Atheist (Part 1)

*Posted by Dr. Jerry A. Johnson *This post is the first part of an extended commentary on Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965 , the last volume in the epic series The Last Lion by William Manchester and Paul Reid. … Continue reading

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A-alethic A-theistic Rhetoric

*Posted by Barry Creamer Here’s a bumper sticker I saw on the road recently:   It is sold at evolvefish.com. Don’t buy it. Presumably it “uses” the point that parents should not psychologically pummel their children with threats of mythical … Continue reading

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Atheism, Wishful Thinking, and Paradise

*Posted by Barry Creamer Atheists have a tendency to accuse Christians of wishful thinking. In The Future of an Illusion Sigmund Freud relegates theism itself to psychological wish fulfillment, arguing that the human psyche’s desire for a powerful protector is … Continue reading

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Nihilism: Really?

*Posted by Joe Wooddell Three weeks ago I met, for the first time in my life, a living, breathing nihilist, and would you believe it? – We had an argument! Oh, it was quite civil, I assure you. Thankfully, he … Continue reading

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The Objectivity of Beauty

*Posted by Joe Wooddell Each fall I try to learn one or two more Christmas songs on the piano. This year it’s “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen” in E minor, and I’ve almost got it down. While practicing yesterday I … Continue reading

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