Sat 28 Feb, 2009 10:19 pm - My thought would be because of the nature of spiritual truths. It would seem they are best expressed through metaphor, as human language does not have suitable terms for explicit expression of... (view)
Sun 22 Feb, 2009 09:47 pm - [quote=xris]I have always thought those who contemplate suicide as very self centred and have little thought for those they leave...am i being harsh? I had friend whose son killed himself, it... (view)
Sun 22 Feb, 2009 09:04 pm - [quote=Zetherin]That's very interesting, and just where do you think the boundary is?
Say we're able to genetically manipulate and recreate [B][I]every[/I][/B] organ in the human body,... (view)
Fri 20 Feb, 2009 11:12 pm - Yes it has. But so have many other teachings within Christianity. Perhaps the foremost of these are the teaching that treasures in Heaven are what you are to pursue instead of treasures in this... (view)
Fri 20 Feb, 2009 11:02 pm - Techonology certainly has much in the way of good to offer humanity, but at the same time it can go too far. My concern is that one day we will forget the latter, and from that point it will not be... (view)
Fri 20 Feb, 2009 10:53 pm - [quote=Khethil]Good thoughts, all
But I wonder to what extent has advertising actually changed what we eschew as important. WithoutReason: You have excellent points I'd agree with, but... (view)
Fri 20 Feb, 2009 12:22 am - I don't agree with most of what Bush did during his time in office, but I do recognize that there is a Bush the person who is separate from Bush the politician. I don't know much about... (view)
Fri 20 Feb, 2009 12:09 am - Ok, I said I was going to get around to this eventually, so here it is.
Obviously we cannot prevent one from believing what she chooses within the privacy of her mind, but should we ban public... (view)
Thu 19 Feb, 2009 12:00 am - If you were to try to have a conversation with me in person and I did not know you well, you would find I have little to say. Even with people I do know well, I find it difficult to get a word in... (view)
Sun 15 Feb, 2009 10:49 pm - When I was Christian, I subscribed to the minority view that not only does God allow evil, but he also created evil (the Bible would agree with me on that). I see no contradiction between... (view)