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Doing Evil to Create Good

July 29, 2009


Can good come out of evil? Perhaps. Some people insist that good can be accomplished through evil acts. There is an inherent flaw in this idea, which is that, if evil acts are carried out, the evil is certain, the good merely speculative. The risk from evil is always that it will beget more evil, […]

A Random Thought About Religious Cosmography

July 24, 2009


In heaven there is a special region reserved for the righteous and self-satisfied. But, it being heaven, you’re allowed to leave anytime.