absolute truth

When the Truth Hurts
August 7, 2013
Author: Ruth Rosen

Even if it’s true that Jesus is messiah, what does it matter? Why should absolute truth affect us personally? The following is an excerpt from Ruth Rosen’s article “Truth Hurts,” published in ISSUES in July 2011. Few people would actually maintain a belief that there is no absolute truth if that idea was pushed to…

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Is Nothing Sacred? Questioning Assumptions, Past and Present
November 1, 2003

A commentary on Douglas Ruskoff’s religious reflections in Nothing Sacred, which focuses on his view of God as unknowable, Judaism as iconoclastic, abstract in its monotheism, and a religion of social justice.

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Taking the Red Pill: Beyond the Matrix to Real Life
May 1, 2003

Exploring biblical themes from the context of the film, the Matrix.””

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Tolerance, Schmolerance!
March 1, 2000
Author: David M.

How today’s re-definition of tolerance enables us to avoid important truths. Is tolerance acceptable when truth is on the line?

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Truth Hurts
July 1, 1993
Author: Ruth Rosen

It’s the old Bob Newhart show, (you know, the one where he plays a psychologist, not an innkeeper, and his wife is not a mellifluous blond but a throaty brunette), and Bob has just come home after suffering humiliation on a televised airing of his group therapy session. Well, Emily, what did you think of…

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