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George Yancy: Is Your God Dead?

I don’t mean the God of the philosophers or the scholars, but, as Blaise Pascal said, the “God of Abraham, God of Isaac, God of Jacob.” With no disrespect, I hope the question comes as a jolt. 2.499 palabras más

Opinion Leaders

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History

“Contradiction is not a sign of falsity, nor the lack of contradiction a sign of truth.”

—Blaise Pascal.

Thought For Today

What pleases us

“The struggle alone pleases us, not the victory.” Blaise Pascal

Fitness

Thursday Quote Day: Blaise Pascal

This week’s “Thursday Quote Day” features another quote from physicist and philosopher Blaise Pascal:

“Belief is a wise wager. Granted that faith cannot be proved, what harm will come to you if you gamble on its truth and it proves false? 21 palabras más

Theology

Chapter 16 in Series

How to live life.  That’s what the book of Ecclesiastes is about, beginning with first the line about everything is vanity to the concluding one about fearing (a.k.a. 2.143 palabras más