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Cinematic Convolutions: A Watchman's Morality

Quick Post on how to show what’s right or wrong in a movie.

Basically….don’t. 454 more words

8 Cent Publishing

Tweedledum and Tweedledee – Part 1

NEWS FLASH!!! Acts: Volume 8 of Heavenly Citizens in Earthly Shoes is now available from CreateSpace (paperbacks) and Kindle (eBooks). Click on the link to the right of this page to go to Amazon and place your order. 715 more words

Church Age

Tobby tried to sing Overclock

My social life seems to be improving again. And again, self-reminder: Get enough sleep and keep your Internet swimming time in control. Get help from friends and family and them trustworthy people if you need to. 6 more words

RLTs: Real Life Tales

Morality as a reflection of game theory

Though morality is relative, in American society there is a standard of what Good means that reflects Judeo-Christian values. When people call an action Good, what they are actually describing is not actually the moral value of the action, but its relation to game theory behavior. 376 more words

Christian Awfulness

Caiaphas and the Modern Power Brokers of Christianity

As some of my previous posts have discussed, I consider myself a Christian, but there are several aspects of Christianity that I really grapple with. I haven’t posted in awhile, but as this is Holy Week, and all of the Crucifixion-related movies are on TV, I’ve been thinking a lot about the Jewish religious power brokers in the time of Jesus’ death, including the high priest Caiaphas, and how their absolute conviction that they were doing the right™ thing for God and for their people ended up in the crucifixion of the son of God and their promised Messiah. 641 more words

The Mortal

Time passes by my life,

Just as you pass by me;

And I can’t stop either.

Poetry

Natural Law and Sexual / Marital Ethics

Introduction

During a recent discussion, I was asked to give a brief presentation on how Natural Law arguments can be applied to sexual ethics (without judging the conclusions of such a process). 1,555 more words

Ethics / Morality