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by Jim B.
Mon Feb 04, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Tillich and deep strictires
Replies: 4
Views: 1255

Re: Tillich and deep strictires

But there are also things like possibility, potentiality, becoming, negation. YOu could argue that in God all potential is already realized, but then you'd have to come up with a way of explaining a world of becoming, change and imperfection vis a vis God.What would God's relation to this world be l...
by Jim B.
Sat Feb 02, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Tillich and deep strictires
Replies: 4
Views: 1255

Re: Tillich and deep strictires

I tend to think of God as transcending being. If it is a distinction that we can conceive of, namely, being/not being, then I would think that God is probably beyond it somehow, even if we cannot think it without the copula "is." As far as Tillich goes, I have trouble seeing how God can ground somet...
by Jim B.
Fri Oct 12, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: City of God in Secular City
Topic: the death of the US
Replies: 7
Views: 2876

Re: the death of the US

I win https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/08/elizabeth-warren-plan-nationalize-everything-woos-hard-left/ I can post a lot more but really? The National Review is where I go for fair and objective political analysis. that is a fallacious comment right? Yes. National review isn't Drudge or national ...
by Jim B.
Sun Oct 07, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: City of God in Secular City
Topic: the death of the US
Replies: 7
Views: 2876

Re: the death of the US

rvhill wrote:
Sat Aug 18, 2018 9:43 pm
I win https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/08/ ... hard-left/ I can post a lot more but really?
The National Review is where I go for fair and objective political analysis.
by Jim B.
Sun Oct 07, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: City of God in Secular City
Topic: the death of the US
Replies: 7
Views: 2876

Re: the death of the US

I blame antifa and the democratic elite, they are fucking communist. Communist are one of few groups that are worse then Nazis. i believe we are entering phase D of the behavioral sink. I don't think we are going to go communist. I think we will end up going fascist, because people will always choo...
by Jim B.
Fri Sep 14, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: CA: Cosmological Argument for the Existence of God
Replies: 24
Views: 4018

Re: CA: Cosmological Argument for the Existence of God

met, I was thinking more in terms of beings -- the for-itself vs the in-itself. Conscious creatures who are defined by their possibilities more than by their present state or condition, and how if this would apply to us humans, it would apply even more so to God, maybe infinitely more so. God would ...
by Jim B.
Wed Sep 12, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: CA: Cosmological Argument for the Existence of God
Replies: 24
Views: 4018

Re: CA: Cosmological Argument for the Existence of God

Metacrock wrote:
Wed Sep 12, 2018 10:31 am
Jim B. wrote:
Tue Sep 11, 2018 3:50 pm
Metacrock wrote:
Tue Sep 11, 2018 8:00 am
if words have meaning it;s about what they mean,


I am through
I appreciate you're open-mindedness!
stay here and talk to yourself and no one will everdisproe your arguments,
Why won't you discuss it?
by Jim B.
Tue Sep 11, 2018 3:50 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: CA: Cosmological Argument for the Existence of God
Replies: 24
Views: 4018

Re: CA: Cosmological Argument for the Existence of God

Metacrock wrote:
Tue Sep 11, 2018 8:00 am
if words have meaning it;s about what they mean,


I am through
I appreciate you're open-mindedness!
by Jim B.
Tue Sep 11, 2018 3:54 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: CA: Cosmological Argument for the Existence of God
Replies: 24
Views: 4018

Re: CA: Cosmological Argument for the Existence of God


beyond being is a contradiction in terms, That's Ike saying its beyond being real.
It depends on what assumptions you have going in. You ought to read Nozick.