Suffering in its essence is repugnant to our human nature. We naturally run from it. We always want to seek an easy life. But if we acquire and lead this easy life, what reward can there be for that? Every mature adult will admit that pain is typically a prerequisite for pleasure. If we wish … More An Easy Life?
Abortion cannot be reasonable because of its inevitable conclusion. If every baby was murdered, there would be no human race. Abortion is unreasonable, and unreasonable acts are immoral. Therefore, abortion is immoral.
A lie is the intentional telling of a falsehood. God gave man the power of speech that he may express what is in his mind, and to abuse this power by telling a lie is both unreasonable and sinful. Now one lie does not make a man a liar, but if someone has a bad … More Is Your Boss a Liar?
You can do whatever you want as long as you don’t hurt anyone, right? That’s what American freedom is all about, right? You are free to commit any terrible sin your heart desires provided others aren’t involved, right? Wrong, wrong, and wrong. There is no such thing as a victimless crime. Every human being is … More Victimless Crime?
There is perhaps no virtue more attractive in a man than humility. If pride is the root of all that is evil in a man, humility is the root of all his good. But why is this virtue so powerful? Properly defined, humility is the virtue by which we know our proper place in creation. … More Be Humble; Be True