Tag Archives: Teleology

Give Behaviourism to the Dogs

It seems to me that on the pragmatist theory of truth, which says basically that some belief is true if and only if it is useful given our intentions, one might be tempted to simply subscribe to a form of behaviourism … Continue reading

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Two meditations on the sacrament of forgiveness

The book of Sirach says: Do not say, ‘I sinned, yet what has happened to me?’ for the Lord is slow to anger. Do not be so confident of forgiveness that you add sin to sin. Do not say, ‘His … Continue reading

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Another way out of the EAAN?

Following the last post I wrote last night (or technically earlier this morning, but it was before I went to sleep), I thought of another way for the Naturalist to possibly avoid abandoning Naturalism given Plantinga’s Evolutionary Argument Against Naturalism … Continue reading

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