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Dogma, Idealization, and Fear

In a new and timely afterward to his 2001 book The Reckless Mind: Intellectuals in Politics, Mark Lilla offers a compelling contrast between ideology (that human propensity to build mental models about the world) and dogma (that human propensity to cultivate relatively simple beliefs which foreclose the necessity for further inquiry). 470 more words

Book Reviews And Quotes

Is There a Noah In The Earth?

The LORD saw how great the wickedness of the human race had become on the earth, and that every inclination of the thoughts of the human heart was only evil all the time.

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Christian Living

... You Know We have Problems in the Middle East [#I.S.I.L.]

.. when the uniformed military has little faith in the strategy …

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.. its is not just the Chairman of the JCS , Gen. 26 more words

Personal Opinion

Faith Makes The Difference!

In the morning, as they went along, they saw the fig tree withered from the roots. Peter remembered and said to Jesus, “Rabbi, look! The fig tree you cursed has withered!” “Have faith in God,” Jesus answered.

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Papal Bull

In June 2015, Pope Francis published his encyclical letter, Laudato Si, drawing on the inspiration from his namesake St Francis of Assisi to issue an appeal for the protection and conservation of the environment. 578 more words

Clueless WashPost Columnist Crashes, Burns On O'Reilly While Fumbling For Quotes

By P.J. Gladnick ~

“Oh, um. Let’s see. Um. That would have been onnnn… Uhhhh…. Let’s see if I have the date exactly… It would have been onnnnn…. 994 more words

Public Opinion

The Radical Turn In World Affairs

By Herbert London ~

The voice of an angry populace will be heard. Recent elections in Germany, Austria, and Spain suggest the migration of displaced Syrians across the continent is leading to political convulsions rarely seen since World War II. 560 more words

Public Opinion