City of God vs City of Man
City of God vs City of Man The Battles of the Church from Antiquity to the Present Timothy S. Flanders does a remarkable historical dive; weaving philosophy, theology, history and good old fashioned story telling. Profound and important to everyone especially Catholics.
What would Plato say? Woke Ideology Is a Psychological Disorder
What would Plato say? Woke Ideology Is a Psychological Disorder Edward Feser.... The significance of Plato’s famous Allegory of the Cave. The cave dwellers are chained in such a way that they can see nothing but shadowy images on the wall cast by statues and flickering flames. The statues are representations of everyday objects outside the cave (dogs, cats, trees, and so on).
Can a Thomist reason to God a priori?
Can a Thomist reason to God a priori? Feast Day of St Thomis Aquinas (March 7) A priori knowledge, as modern philosophers use the term, is knowledge that can be gained independently of sensory experience. Aquinas famously rejected Anselm’s argument, and Thomists have tended to follow him in doing so. It might seem that they are thereby committed to rejecting the possibility of reasoning to God’s existence a priori .
LOGOS IS RISING
There has never been a time when there was nothing, because if there were ever nothing, there could never be something. There has never been a time when there was nothing but chaos. Order cannot come from chaos, because that which is cannot come from that which is not. There has never been a time when man was not aware of an ultimate reality upon which he depended for his existence. The first name man gave to that ultimate reality was God.