Koons v Oppy: Necessary Being to God? A Review

To view the review in docs: https://docs.google.com/document/d/16a7d3jIAGOqI222LFzFAWQi1HC2Tu0yLpNNDdyJDKHQ/edit?usp=sharing First stage cosmological arguments:  Demonstrate the existence of First Cause Second stage cosmological arguments: Nature of the first cause Based on explanatory role of first cause Based on the conceptual nature of the first cause  Oppy response:  What is the bigger picture?   While one cannot definitively rule outContinue reading “Koons v Oppy: Necessary Being to God? A Review”

Theodicy of Mystery: A Dostoyevskian Approach

Introduction: In the most recent video on my youtube channel, which you can find (here), I discuss a lesser known theodicy, that of mystery. Instead of appealing to an explanation for why there is evil, it actually appeals to the often lack of an explanation of the evil. In this video, and this summary, IContinue reading “Theodicy of Mystery: A Dostoyevskian Approach”

The Problem of Evil is Self-Defeating

Introduction:Continuing on our series about the problem of evil, we will be discussing why I think the problem of evil is self-defeating. If you want to check out the video where I discuss this in depth, you can find it (here). The Syllogism: The syllogism of my argument is laid out in a simple modusContinue reading “The Problem of Evil is Self-Defeating”

Soul Making Theodicy

Today, we continue our discussion on solutions to the problem of evil. In the last video, we discussed Plantinga’s Free Will Defence which aims to show that evil and God are logically compatible. But a lot of the times, the problem of evil is more of an emotional problem instead of a logical one. WhenContinue reading “Soul Making Theodicy”

3 Arguments for God

Intro: Recently, I uploaded a video on my youtube channel which goes over three powerful arguments for God’s existence, here’s the transcript and I hope you enjoy. If you want to check the video out, please click here. Transcript: Growing up in a rather secular society, we are often told that science disproves God orContinue reading “3 Arguments for God”

Resurrection: Fact not Fiction

Introduction:   Welcome back to the final video on the second part of the three part series on the resurrection. This is probably what you were all waiting for. If you haven’t checked out my previous videos on the resurrection or my previous blog posts, make sure you go check them out. The videos can beContinue reading “Resurrection: Fact not Fiction”

The Stolen Body Hypothesis Debunked

Introduction: After going over the other hypotheses for the eight facts, we approach the the second last hypothesis- the stolen body hypothesis (SBH). This is perhaps the strongest counter-hypothesis raised by my non-theistic friends and is a common objection that you may encounter. That is why I will provide you with three simple, yet effectiveContinue reading “The Stolen Body Hypothesis Debunked”

Did the Disciples make up the Gospels?

Introduction: Hello and welcome back to this blog, in my most recent youtube video upload (which you can find here), I discuss the first of the two conspiracy hypotheses on the Resurrection of Christ, this is the idea that the disciples made the gospels up. Today, I would be providing four reasons why this hypothesisContinue reading “Did the Disciples make up the Gospels?”