Monthly Archives: October 2014


It is amazing to recognize how great a part ignorance plays in admiration of the Bible and other scriptures, and in reliance upon scripture for moral guidance. At the time that Jesus is reputed to have walked the earth, Aristotle … Continue reading

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Touching Note

While rereading an English translation of┬áDe Rerum Natura (The Nature of Things*), written by Lucretius around 50 BC, I came across a passage that I would paraphrase this way: If you cannot┬átouch your god, your god cannot touch you. In … Continue reading

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