Sunday, November 07, 2010

Assumption Thumping

All reasoned objections to belief in God ultimately depend on unargued God-level assumptions which the objectors must appeal to for the same universal and ultimate authority over their thinking that those objections were supposed to challenge in the idea of God.

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Truth and Consequences

The scholarly method of proceeding is based simply upon a profound belief in the pervasiveness of ideas. What is today a matter of academic speculation begins tomorrow to move armies and pull down empires.

J. Gresham Machen