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Sweet Little Lies

Is it better to believe in pleasant falsehoods or unpleasant truths?

Having a sense of purpose in ones life leads to better cognition, resilience to trauma… 598 more words

Society, Culture, And Economics

#Fiction Friday: #Novelines from the Book

Mother had taken down all the crucifixes in our house (as Mormons preferred to focus on the resurrection rather than the crucifixion).

Caitlin was holding her rosary, the last vestige of our former faith; Mother held the attention of the brethren & elders, even as I held David’s. 179 more words

BSF Bible References for the Book of John (Lesson 24)

John Lesson 24
Scripture Memory Verse
“Now this is eternal life: that they may know you, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom you have sent.” – John 17:3… 73 more words

Philosophy And Religion

#Fiction Friday: #Novelines from the Book

I wondered how David’s “interview” had gone, wondering if he’d confessed his sins—sins he believed to be acts of love fueled by a healthy lust. 172 more words

I don't Believe in God, I Believe in Science!

In the greatly enjoyable 2006 comedy Nacho Libre, there is one scene where Esqueleto a small and quite skinny man finds himself in a wrestling ring forced to fight another much bigger and taller man, or be beaten up by him. 1,542 more words

Philosophy And Religion

Is Christianity a Blind Faith?

Sceptics of the Bible ranging all the way from professors such as Richard Dawkins and Stephen Hawking right down the average layman, seem to have acquired a unified definition of what the word faith means when it comes to the Bible over recent decades. 829 more words

Philosophy And Religion

BSF Bible References for the Book of John (Lesson 23)

John Lesson 23
Scripture Memory Verse
“But when he, the Spirit of truth, comes, he will guide you into all the truth. He will not speak on his own; he will speak only what he hears, and he will tell you what is yet to come.” – John 16:13… 92 more words

Philosophy And Religion