• Preexistence of Christ
    evidence for the preexistence. The meaning of the preexistence of Christ is that he had existed before the virgin birth. Believing in the preexistence of Christ is not necessarily believing in the eternality of Christ as the eternality speaks of Christ being there before the world was formed. These together...
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  • Love
    between a man and a woman, a family love, and love between two good friends, and love of your country also known as patriotism, and finally, love of God. We are creatures of love. We have to be loved and love others to survive. Among all creation, we are the only creatures that were made to reflect...
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  • The Scientific-Almighty
    Scientific Almighty Keywords:   Questions about god, religion, spirituality, who is god Abstract:  First of all we must understand the basic truth in our lives. As far as we can live without any fear or questions, we normally do not think of any god or God. But as soon as we get some obstacle either in...
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  • Atheism Is a Religion
    religion is the belief in and worship of a superhuman controlling power usually known as a God or Gods. In many parts of the world, people follow different religions and therefore they believe in different Gods. Christianity is a religion that represents about a third of the world's population and is...
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  • Rationalism vs Puritanism
    Rationalism. A form of religion where instead of believing in a higher been, Science and reasoning are what is lived by. Being able to prove and identify things in life that make rational sense is what is used instead of worshipping some form of "God." The very opposite goes for Puritanism. Worshipping...
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  • This I Believe
    my late grandpa, “Always believe. Even when believing comes hard, just believe.” Those are the words he whispered to me each time he sat on the operating table and the words I heard when I touched my hands on his casket just a few months ago. His belief in God helped him survive multiple heart surgeries...
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  • Fight for a Place in the First
    Fight For A Place in the First Efficient Cause Who and what is God? Why do some people adamantly conclude that a God exists? St. Aquinas goes from believing that there must be an efficient first cause to the conclusion that God is that cause. Why must Aquinas make such an extraordinary jump from...
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  • Descartes Gods Existence
    association of material objects. He assumes he cannot think of God without thinking of something that actually exists. Descartes presumptuous assumption contradicts his own argument, “existence can also be separated from the essence of God, and hence God can be thought of as not existing.” As Descartes attempts...
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  • Essay
    believed in different gods more than others. Monotheism is the belief in one god. At the beginning of monotheistic religions they denied all existence of other gods. The people of monotheism had a hard time pleasing their one god, causing them to start believing in other gods to get what they needed...
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  • Gods Existance
    Leigh Ann Weber Gods Existence PHI-103 Cornell Horn How does a person prove God exists? This question has been asked millions of times, since the beginning of time. However, it is a very valid question with many answers but most of the answers come from...
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  • Can One Be Moral and Not Believe in God?
    Can one be moral and not believe in God? Carolyn Jones PHI103: Informal Logic (GSK1219A) Instructor: Fabio Escobar June 11, 2012 Can one be moral and not believe in God? Let’s start by defining what it is to be moral or have morals. Morals simply is defined by Webster as “of or relating...
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  • Introduction to Philosophy
    think Descartes’ argument for my own existence: human being’s thinking equals existence Descartes' Assumption: It is within our power to stop believing things that we now believe. The Dream Argument 1. There is no criterion by which I can determine that I am not dreaming. 2. If (1)...
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  • Asdfghjkl;
    and the belief in God or in the doctrines or teachings of religion. With these definitions of faith, words that could be clearly associated with it are belief, hope, trust, acceptance, confidence, loyalty and fidelity. Faith could be defined through the manifestations of faith in God, faith in others...
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  • Socrates
    discussion with Meletus stems from Meletus leading the prosecution against Socrates. Socrates is charged with “corrupting the youth and of not believing in the gods in who the city believes, but in other new spiritual things.” During his trial, Socrates is given the chance to defend himself against the accusations...
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  • Religious Studies
    A Mock Answer: 1 (a) The uses of the Temple: For giving sacrifice For holding festivals, ceremonies, eg. Passover Where people pray and worship God Where people receive religious education (b) Differences: - The Jewish people give sacrifices in the Temple but not in a synagogue - The Temple was...
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  • Of Mice and Man Movie and Book Comparison
    to life today. When the story is read, it is hard to believe and understand that some of the things said in the epic actual happened. "Two thirds is God and one third is man" (page 142). Some examples of unrealistic things are that the characters have animal-like features, and go on quests for eternal...
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  • Worldview Essay
    Christianity which is the belief that there is only one God and that he created the universe and everything in it. We were created to fulfill his purpose on Earth. Christianity is also the belief that when you die, if you are a Christian and believe in God, you will spend eternity with him in heaven. From...
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  • Freedom of Religion
    that think more like an agnostic naturalist, believing that laws and policies should only be based upon those concepts that are facts in the natural world. The other side, known as Reformed Christianity believes that laws and policies should be based on Gods will as it is revealed in revelations and in...
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  • Lord of the Filies
    the first person to teach the idea of one God and his faith of believing in one God was tested when God commanded him to sacrifice his son Isaac and he was about to sacrifice his son when a Angle of God stopped him and from there his faith of believing in one God has been a model for the following Jewish...
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  • Spirituality Think Piece
    "part two" books, which are a roadmap of sorts, for life. The biblical writers used narratives to report the acts of God in reenactment of the divine rhetorical teachings. In other words, God spoke through his mighty acts to call humankind to faith and conformity to his will. The narratives of the Bible...
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