8 Great Philosophical Questions That We’ll Never Solve

This blog post is inspired by this article: http://io9.com/8-great-philosophical-questions-that-well-never-solve-1570833699 The writer says that these questions are unsolved, but that’s not really true. Philosophers have always come up with solutions to such questions. It’s not that there are no solutions presently available to us. The real issue here is that the metaphysical world is a world which we cannot perceive at all, … Continue reading 8 Great Philosophical Questions That We’ll Never Solve

Free Will, Determinism, Salvation and the Christian Ethic

I’m actually having a conversation on this blog post: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/jesuscreed/2014/03/28/young-restless-and-no-longer-reformed-2-john-frye/ I wrote a lengthy comment as part of that conversation. It expresses a large chunk of my views on the subject, so I decided to repost it here. Please allow me to explain how I think taking the “free” out of “free will” doesn’t really cause … Continue reading Free Will, Determinism, Salvation and the Christian Ethic