Christian Metaphysics

  • Who Puts Demons into Men? Yahweh - God merely picked out, one particular zealous demon, after enticing it with His original idea.
  • The Order of the Divine Decrees - The order of God’s decrees is in philosophy jargon, the logic of ontology. It is the logical order of how God directly controls all reality.
  • Ethical Morons - Utilitarian ethics make two really bad mistakes in the broad viewpoint. First is that it is a non-sequitur in the category mistake it makes from ontology to ethics. The other broad mistake is that such ethics are determined by the “end goal,” from man’s speculations.
  • Rom 5:15-21: Scripture & Logic - By the shield of faith you can stop every temptation from Satan, whose power sways the whole world: you can literally stop the god of this age with one small shield.
  • Jesus’ Prayer: God’s Command is God’s Will - If God caused(decreed) the Apostle Thomas to disbelieve Jesus’ resurrection, then necessarily it is right(ethics) for Thomas to choose to doubt what Jesus commanded him to believe. Right?
  • Martin Luther- The Bondage of the Will – Commentary - If man on the lesser “relative level” is not-free to sin and Satan, or to the Spirit of Life, then how much more is man not free on the “ultimate level,” when God is the only direct cause of all things?
  • Scripture & Logic (Rom 3:3-7) Category Mistake  - Paul is logically doing two things here. First, he is dealing with an informal fallacy called a categorical fallacy.  Second, is to state truths concerning cause and effects (or basic Modus Ponens) arguments). 
  • Scripture & Logic : Why is Pharaoh Punished? - Paul’s opponent says, “if Pharaoh went along with God’s causality—that is, to be hard hearted and resist God’s command—then why is Pharaoh punished?” This objection is bottom of the barrel stupid... .
  • Scripture & Logic : Identified with Christ - Romans 6 :3-5 Scripture & Logic : Identified with Christ 3 Or do you not know that as many as were baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death? 4 Therefore we have been buried with him through baptism into death, in order that just as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of […]
  • The Bible is Philosophy - Systematic Theology, or Systematic Philosophy all refer to a "public system of thinking about the world." ..Peter says that Scripture reveals all the important things relating to life and godliness.