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Quick Quotes #122

The wise know too well their weakness to assume infallibility; and he who knows most, knows best how little he knows.  – Thomas Jefferson

In English- Please.

Answering the proponents of Limited Inerrancy

There are people who say they believe the Bible is the inspired Word of God (Evangelicals) who object to the word infallibility or inerrancy being applied to the Bible. 1,706 more words

Random Thoughts

Is the Pope really infallible?

Yes. But the Pope speaks infallibly only when he defines a dogma in a solemn ecclesiastical act (“ex cathedra”), in other words, makes an authoritative decision in doctrinal questions of faith and morals. 798 more words


Poll: Authority of the Bible vs. the Church's Teachings

Here’s a poll for you.  Have we gone too far in rejecting the authority in the church, or not far enough?  Find out where your church or congregation stands on authority–on the bible alone, or also on the teachings and traditions of the church? 271 more words


Of Replay Review, Criminal Justice, and Human Fallibility

Last Saturday evening, in the rematch of all rematches here in the Badger state, the Wisconsin basketball team played and beat Kentucky in the national semifinal. 1,442 more words

Day 18: Blind faith in my own cognitive faculties

Numerous studies in psychology and neuroscience have shown that our cognitive faculties are unreliable. Yet I am here, realizing again and again that my unbelief in God is grounded on my belief in the reliability of my cognitive faculties. 311 more words

Do the Gospels contradict each other?

I’ve sometimes heard this asked by someone experiencing a crisis-of-faith. More often, it’s turned around into an emphatic statement by someone who’s antagonistic to the Christian faith. 2,539 more words