Killing Reason: The Danger of Thinking in an Age of Thoughtlessness

If you find yourself continuously chewing on systematic theology, reading analytical Bible commentaries, or burying yourself in pre-modern philosophy books, you have probably found out by now that you're an outlaw. The 21st century evangelical Church can be a dangerous place to use one's mind, and this becomes abundantly clear when questions like, "Man, why … Continue reading Killing Reason: The Danger of Thinking in an Age of Thoughtlessness

The Explanation of Knowledge and the Act of Knowing

Everything has an explanation. Contingent things have explanations independent of themselves. God is His own "explanation" because He is necessary Being. An explanation is that which accounts for the existence of something or the description of the precondition(s) for a particular state of affairs. Rocks have explanations; shirts have explanations; tables have explanations; coffee has … Continue reading The Explanation of Knowledge and the Act of Knowing