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On Your Marx

/ Kleptocracy / Kleptocratic Theology: Rightful Dominance Rationals I want to repeat an often-made pk-point so I can add a newer pk-point in context: Monotheists invented a creator god so they could imagine the cosmos, imagine existence, as property: property … Continue reading

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Grey Theology

/ Social Epistemology / Cosmology / Theology / Liam Neeson hurls imprecations at God in the loathsome movie, The Grey. thanx rottentomatoes This is a movie I decided to try watching myself, while Jan is in Nova Scotia. My guess … Continue reading

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Essential Depravity

a pk update on original sin and its variants: Total depravity, for example. And I’ve discovered a forebear I’d never heard of: Matthias Flacius Original Sin, the two words joined, inseparable, OriginalSin, one unified concept, was fed to me as … Continue reading

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The Arrogance of Prayer

Recreating (and advancing) pk’s censored domains: Macroinformation.org & Knatz.com / Teaching / Society / Social Epistemology / Cosmology / Religion / @ K. 2002 09 07 God guard me from thoughts men think In the mind alone. He who sings … Continue reading

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Theological Logicism

Recreating (and advancing) pk’s censored domains: Macroinformation.org & Knatz.com / Teaching / Society / Social Epistemology / Cosmology / god / gods, God, & god: Theological Logicism Are promises made to a god binding? Any promise should be binding: so … Continue reading

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Nth Repetition

I’m forever poking around history, ransaking pillars for symbolic parallels. Here and there a friend too will do the same: compare me to Melville, to Twain … while I compare myself to Swift … Here’s a natural I hadn’t thought … Continue reading

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Declaration of Innocence

First thing this morning I scribbled: Getting away with sin Nixon taking our kleptocratic sins upon himself, lying cheating for our sake; no, no: he was lying and cheating not for us but for this and that division of the … Continue reading

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Christian Church

Christian Church: a noun and an adjective: sounds simple, if you’re not paying attention, have only a common level of imagination. It sound unambiguous: unless you start to think about all the different churches, all the difference sects … how … Continue reading

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The Historical Jesus

My son, bk, just emailed me about a new Bart Ehrman book, Did Jesus Exist?. I insert the letter and will comment further below: Bart Ehrman is used to being on the skeptical side of biblical and scriptural debates, but … Continue reading

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Atheism: Playing the Numbers Game

Recreating (and advancing) pk’s censored domains: Macroinformation.org & Knatz.com / Teaching / Society / Social Epistemology / Religion / Atheism / Mission: to provide a socially pragmatic view of atheism: humor, satire, irony If that’s what they mean by God, … Continue reading

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