Things God Can’t Do

December 10, 2010 · Published in Philosophy, Theology  by Jonathan Garrison ·

You know the old quandary. Can God make a stone so heavy that even He can’t lift it? Either God’s not powerful enough to do one thing, or He’s not powerful enough to do the other. I’ve heard it asked many times, but not by anyone who really expected an answer. So let me give […]

Illusory Unfairness

December 2, 2009 · Published in Philosophy, Theology  by Jonathan Garrison ·

When people say that life or the universe is unfair, I think they are mistaken. The universe is not unfair. Saying so is just a lot of self pity for not getting what you want or think you deserve. Quite opposite to this, I believe the universe exhibits the hardest, sharpest, most devastating kind of […]