Daily Archives: April 23, 2016

Borne Back Ceaselessly Into The Past

The expression “turtles all the way down” refers to the problem of infinite regress. In English, we are used to thinking of such problems when we refer to chicken and egg problems, where the legitimacy of an unmoved mover outside … Continue reading

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Where Were They Going Without Ever Knowing The Way?

At this year’s Passover, I was unfortunately more than a little discomfited by the aftereffects of the fatal lure of a root beer float to go along with dinner at a small drive-in near the location of Passover where I … Continue reading

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But If You Had Known What This Means, ‘I Desire Mercy And Not Sacrifice,’ You Would Not Have Condemned The Guiltless

Recently I received, which also went to a gentleman known for his love of expressing wisdom in discussions on sometimes recondite Bible questions, a request for information from one of the widows of our congregation. She had stated that according … Continue reading

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