"I think your comparison of the bible to Shakespeare is a valid one. Shakespeare also sprinkles historical characters, locations and events into his fictional stories. I would also say that the Bible is just as relevant as a piece of important…"
"According to the Genesis Day 6. Genesis man was created on the 6th day. So there was a before.
1:23 "So the evening and the morning were the fifth day." Genesis 1:26 "Then God said, "Let Us make man in Our image...." Genesis…"
""The same kind of value a child has to a parent."
As human beings we feel instinctively compelled to procreate. For most of us it's a sense of fulfillment. As a father of two I couldn't imagine life without them (with the…"
"It seems I'm a in a bit over my head here. I like the discussion you guys are having though. For the record I only even commented because I like to discuss these things although I'm quite the novice when it comes to philosophy and…"
"I'm Atheist. In the words of Epicurus “Is God willing to prevent evil, but not able? Then he is not omnipotent. Is he able, but not willing? Then he is malevolent. Is he both able and willing? Then whence cometh evil? Is he neither…"