Halloween is a Religious Holiday?

Halloween is a curious phenomenon, isn’t it? An annual holiday, sanctioned by local governments all over the country, that celebrates death with a rather creepy display of ghosts, corpses, headstones, and skeletons. What’s going on with this celebration? Where does such a “festival” come from in the human psyche? Many fundamental Christians will declare that … More Halloween is a Religious Holiday?

Why did God create a world with so much destruction?

Why do bad things happen? Whenever we recognize that something is good or bad, we are talking about a moral law.  In the previous article, when we asked why did God create bad people, we simultaneously asked the question why are God’s moral laws always violated. Because the bad behavior of people violates morality, we … More Why did God create a world with so much destruction?

I indentify as…

There is an ancient philosophy that goes by the name of voluntarism. Voluntarism is the systematic favoring of the will over the intellect; where desire trumps truth. Broken down simply what voluntarism means is that what a person wants to be true becomes what is actually true. Of course, what I want to be true … More I indentify as…