Shows tagged with : Theology

  • December 20 : Good, Evil, and the Divine Plan
    A theodicy is an explanation about why a world created by a kind and all-powerful God contains so much suffering. It forces us to think about...
  • June 9 : Physics, Philosophy, and Theology
    The world disclosed by the physical sciences can seem depressing. Modern physics, for example, has undermined the religious idea that the universe...
  • May 5 : Good, Evil, and the Divine Plan
    A theodicy is an explanation by a philosopher or theologian about why a world created by a kind and all-powerful God contains so much suffering. It...
  • April 27 : Jewish Philosophy
    Rabbis and Talmudic scholars have spent centuries puzzling over theology, texts, and life.  In the process they came up with many philosophical...
  • October 1 : Jewish Philosophy
    Rabbis and Talmudic scholars have spent centuries puzzling over theology, texts, and life.  In the process they came up with many philosophical...

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  • July 31 : More Than Pun and Games
    Puns have been called both the highest and lowest form of humor. There is something about them that is at once painful and pleasurable, capable of...
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    Science aims tell us something about nearly everything, from the atoms in our cells to the motions of the stars. It assumes that knowledge is good...
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    The Big Bang theory is the prevailing theory about the “birth” of the universe. It posits a singularity, or super high density state from which the...
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    Humans actively seek to create and consume art. Its compelling nature has been discussed in the humanities since its inception, and the philosophical...
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    All over the world, people are living longer and having fewer children than ever before. In less than two decades, one fifth of the US population...
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    In the lead-up to the 2016 presidential vote, Philosophy Talk looks beyond the horse race at some of the big questions raised by this year’s campaign...
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    In most Western democracies, religions are exempt from certain rules and regulations that most other organizations have to follow. For example, in...
  • September 18 : Magical Thinking
    Have you ever avoided stepping on a crack, just in case you might your mother’s back? Every day, people make decisions and act based on completely...
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    John Dewey is regarded by some as the American philosopher. In the first half of the 20th century, he stood as the most prominent public intellectual...

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