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By A Preponderance...

We left off with the idea that we need some sort of deity in order to be moral. A ridiculous claim that even my religious students do not stand by. 964 more words

Jingly Keys (By A Preponderance of the Evidence)

I’ve just about given up any hope that there will be some kind of evidence for “Jesus” in this book. The introduction was just that, ‘I believe in Jesus everyone else is wrong, but here’s the evidence for why you should believe.’ The first chapter was allegedly about framing the question correctly. 1,063 more words

Is God? "Jesus BY A Preponderance of the Evidence" IV

Is God what? You might be asking. Well me too, but that’s not our author’s point. The entire point is to shorten the question down to two words so that it seems so simple, but then to spend thirty pages trying to explain those two words in such a way that “is god?” seems like a deep and thoughtful question. 1,154 more words

Jesus By a Preponderance of the Evidence I

This post is the first in a monthly series wherein I’ll go through the claims made by Robert Palaszewski in his book “Jesus By a Preponderance of the Evidence.” The subtitle of the book is “The Objective, Rational, Historical and Scientific Evidence for the Truth of Christianity.” The book is supposed to be an argument that not only was Jesus a historical figure, but also that the religion of Christianity is true. 1,349 more words