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Swallowing the Camel

October 12, 2016     In Matthew 23:24 Jesus admonished followers not to strain out a gnat (to save their tender throats) only to swallow a camel like the Pharisees did. By the time it was paraphrased by my family it became: Don’t gag at a gnat and swallow a camel. If you need a […]

August 16, 2016

Democrats and theTrolley Problem

August 16, 2016         In 1967 Philippa Foot challenged us with the moral and ethical Trolley Problem Her hypothetical situation places you on a bridge overlooking a trolley track. The track splits into two tracks and both have men upon them. On one side five men are eating lunch and playing a […]