“Humble” Joseph Smith

Mormonism, as it is called, must stand or fall on the story of Joseph Smith. He was either a prophet of God, divinely called, properly appointed and commissioned, or he was one of the biggest frauds this world has ever seen. There is no middle ground. If Joseph Smith was a deceiver, who wilfully attempted […]

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Really Recommended Reading: Scientific Mythologies by James A. Herrick

Scientific Mythologies by James A. Herrick Length: 288 pages Publisher: IVP Academic (June 2, 2008) Language: English ISBN-10: 0830825886 Noticed how science fact is looking and sounding more like science “fiction”? Why? Could it be part conditioning through movies, comics, TV shows, and novels? Is it part necessity as the data outstrips our abilities to […]

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The Dreaded Define-the-Dao Dilemma

Heard of “The Dao” or “The Tao”? What is it? Apparently, whatever philosophical concept you’d like it to be: Dao De Jing – 23 Different Translations Side-by-Side So, is the “Dao” [g]od? Reason? Infinity? Principle? Existence? Life? Even once we settle on a word to translate 「道」dao4, how can anyone be sure that theirs is […]

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