Tag: truth

"The Tree of Vices"

The Pietist Schoolman Podcast, Episode #4: Virtues and Vices

Philosopher and noted Family Guy interpreter Ray VanArragon joins us to discuss intellectual virtue and vice. To my mind, Ray was one of the most important contributors to our Pietist Vision of Christian Higher Education project. First, he called attention to a possible pitfall of what we’re doing, suggesting that a Pietist embrace of the virtues of love and open-mindedness could — if…

Heidegger for Christian Thinkers 2: Morality, Truth, and New Ways to Think about Both

Just to remind folks, I published these essays at another site several years ago, but I figured that rewriting the poorly-written passages and reposting them here might be of some value to our readers.  So here they are. Heidegger is at his most amusing, I think, when he denies what he’s patently doing.  In Being and…

Link This!

Gain some perspective on the sizes of things in the universe. Gain some perspective on the relative volumes of communications traffic. The Kindlings Muse has another great lecture from one of my (MF) personal heroes, Dr. Harold Best. Alan Jacobs ponders the disregard for complexity and truth on the Internet. Tracey Rowland on the reactions…