Is God Necessary for Morality? (Kagan vs Craig 2009) part 1

These are some thoughts about the the debate between Dr William Lane Craig (American Evangelical Christian apologist)  and Dr. Shelly Kagan (Professor of Philosophy at Yale University and atheist) at Columbia University in 2009, in which they debate whether God is necessary for morality to exist. The debate can be seen here (I won’t post the whole thing here as it’s made up of ten 10 minute clips). Knowing a bit about Dr Craig, I...

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Pareidolia Search – part 4

Our brain’s natural propensity to find meaning in what we see is part of what makes us the most intelligent creature on the planet. It is because of this ability that we are able to predict outcomes from situations, identify sources of food, and performs mental functions such as mathematics to measure the world around us. It also helps us to identify people and also tell what mood they are in. All animals do it to some degree, but in...

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