Tag: Christian

Why the Gospel is Unique

Dear the People, As Easter Sunday comes upon us, it seems worth discussing the significance of the Gospel story. It’s common to find atheists turning their nose up at Christianity based on their worldview which denies God, but it is equally common to find an agnostic worldview which denies Christianity based on the fact that one can’t differentiate between Christianity…

Agree to Disagree?

Dear the People, In this time of political tribalism, it’s rather hard to find anyone who is willing to have a civil conversation, isn’t it? No matter which side of the spectrum you fall on, it seems polite discourse is a scarce commodity these days, unfortunately. So, this begs the question: why? The simple answer, I think, is that if…

Logic ≠ Morality

Dear the People, How can one be moral in an immoral world? Better yet, is there even such a thing as morality? Sam Harris certainly thinks he can seem to prove its existence sans God. In his 2006, 2008 book Letter to a Christian Nation, Harris attempts to prove that morality is easily derived from logic. Not so. “[…]Everything about…