Category: Deism

06/30/10

Permalink 10:50:00 pm, by Brandon Norgaard Email , 654 words   English (US)
Categories: Secularism is Flawed, Deism

Richard Dawkins' Assertion that “There is almost certainly no God”

One of the world's most well known atheists is Richard Dawkins, author of the book “The God Delusion”. In this book, Dawkins challenges traditional religious beliefs and the power of religious institutions and makes a forceful case for atheism. Now, I a… more »
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02/04/10

Permalink 08:53:00 pm, by Brandon Norgaard Email , 1441 words   English (US)
Categories: Deism

A Deist Conception of Time

I want to explore the concept of time in today's post. As time passes, many things change, but the questions that we ask to try to make sense of our existence do not change over time. Here is one question that has withstood the test of time: “What exac… more »
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01/27/10

Permalink 08:52:00 pm, by Brandon Norgaard Email , 508 words   English (US)
Categories: Deism, Words and Meanings

What is Nothingness?

I suppose we all know what the word “nothing” means, right? Simple enough concept. Open a box, any box. If there is something inside, remove it. There is now nothing in the box. But then it seems like a lot of us have an incoherent conception of what th… more »
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01/06/10

Permalink 08:42:00 pm, by Brandon Norgaard Email , 577 words   English (US)
Categories: Deism, Words and Meanings

Infinity: Why our Common Conception is Incoherent

When explaining to people the reasons for why I have concluded that God exists, it is often that I receive counter-arguments that have logical flaws. One common logical flaw involves an incoherent conception of infinity. This logical flaws seems to lead… more »
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10/11/09

Permalink 12:34:00 am, by Brandon Norgaard Email , 526 words   English (US)
Categories: Secularism is Flawed, Deism

Why I am not an Atheist

I have heard some people say that everyone is an atheist at birth. I have heard others say that every theist is an atheist with regard to every god but the one that they believe in and that true atheists only take it one step further to reject all propo… more »
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