Even when they are fully satisfied with the attribution of an event to the supernatural activity of God and so its designation as a miracle requires a distinctive act of spiritual intuition. Creation and the realm of Miracles
Tag: Behold The Man
CREATION: Natural vs Spiritual
“For myself, as, no doubt, for most of my contemporaries, the philosophy of meaninglessness was essentially an instrument of liberation. The liberation we desired was simultaneously liberation from a certain political and economic system and liberation from a certain system of morality.
Creation – The Christian doctrine
The Christian doctrine of God is a complex one that can be approached from various standpoints. Let’s start with CREATION
God and the Moral Absolute
Our soul is our conscience and our pathway to God. Unless we seek that objective link and are grounded in its very existence to God, we will continue to hear and see with our eyes and ears, but never with our hearts. Our hearts and soul are the gateways to God’s Word, and the OT reminds us of that.
God and the Moral Absolutes anchored in him provide the path.
FOR THE HUMAN RACE – IMAGO DEI
Fallen man is not simply an imperfect creature who needs improvement: he is a rebel who must lay down his arms – C.S.Lewis. We strive for the Human race – Imago Dei which is part of our inherent value
WISDOM TO KNOWING THE TRUTH
When we seek wisdom we can either look at a man or at God. God reveals and it is his revelation that stands to the testimony of its worth. Beware of those who shun your questions and denounce your journey to the truth. They are only afraid of the truth that reveals their lies. We need the Wisdom to know the Truth.
Finding a path to our Creator
One of the most philosophical questions we look at is the reasons worldviews seek to find authenticity in their doctrines. The word doctrine in itself reveals caution as it associates itself with convincing people to accept the authenticity of its view.
The Evil Within Us
The Evil Within Us is part of our inherent nature. When we realize that it is a part of us, we can either seek to diminish its influence on us or allow it to rule our nature.
WORLDVIEWS: The Character of Presuppositions
Presuppositions evolved from the paradigms that presuppose our objective view of the world around us. It creates who we are and how we view, reason and responds to the world around us. The Character of Presuppositions are what shapes our lens.
WORLDVIEWS. THINKING and RELIGION
Religious faith is not one isolated compartment of a person’s life – a compartment that we can take or leave as we wish. It is rather a dimension of life that colors or influences everything we do and believe. Worldviews. How thinking and religion are related.