Daily Archives: November 16, 2013

Naked Calvinism: why the difference between single and double predestination does not matter

Originally posted on lotharlorraine:
Youtube Version   According to the doctrine of double predestination, God actively works to save some people but also to damn others. The first ones will enjoy everlasting bliss in His presence while the others will…

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Mīmāṃsā on the Vedas and Halakhah

Originally posted on The Book of Doctrines and Opinions::
What do the Vedas mean in Hinduism? They mean what the tradition interprets them to mean. Originally the meaning was via a philosophy called Mimamsa and in contemporary time it is…

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President Nixon: Alone in the White House 2

A point that Richard Reeves makes a couple of times in President Nixon: Alone in the White House is that Richard Nixon did not like people because he assumed that they were like him, with his deviousness and flaws.  That … Continue reading

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Psalm 134

Psalm 134 states in the King James Version (which is in the public domain): 1 A Song of degrees.  Behold, bless ye the LORD, all ye servants of the LORD, which by night stand in the house of the LORD. … Continue reading

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