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by henry quirk
Sun May 22, 2022 2:27 am
Forum: Philosophy of Religion
Topic: The problem of evil
Replies: 7
Views: 97

Re: The problem of evil

Sure, Henry. Your feedback is welcomed. 👍 if God is good and His creation is good then where did evil originally come from? The problem of evil is rooted in free will. Man chooses. He chooses to -- as I've said (5000 times accordin' to the absent lacewing) -- to recognize and respect the life, libe...
by henry quirk
Sat May 21, 2022 7:40 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Religion
Topic: The problem of evil
Replies: 7
Views: 97

Re: The problem of evil

I create this thread in order to discuss the problem of evil with Immanuel Can. Others also are welcome to participate. The discussion can be divided into three parts: 1) Origin of Evil, 2) Deception of Eve and her punishment, and 3) Natural Evil. 1) Origin of Evil: We all read the story of fall. W...
by henry quirk
Sat May 21, 2022 7:36 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: your penalty box
Replies: 130
Views: 9103

Re: your penalty box

told him so...
henry quirk wrote: Tue May 17, 2022 9:52 pm(next up: snippin' you outta my forum view)
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by henry quirk
Sat May 21, 2022 6:07 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Abortion
Replies: 304
Views: 4229

Re: Abortion

sculptor,
How many have you adopted?
One.

My turn...

You say: a foetus is not a human being.

So: when does the fetus become a human being?
by henry quirk
Sat May 21, 2022 2:07 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Abortion
Replies: 304
Views: 4229

Re: Abortion

Yes, we kill humans, because we have deemed it necessary to do so.
Too broad.

Better: yes, we kill people before they're born, and -- most of the time -- we kill 'em simply becuz they're inconvenient.
by henry quirk
Sat May 21, 2022 1:56 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Abortion
Replies: 304
Views: 4229

Re: Abortion

atto,

I'm a deist: best I can tell, God is absent or indifferent; either way, we're on our own cuz He's not pullin' strings.

You see things differently: okay.

Are we supposed to fight about it now?

I'd rather not.
by henry quirk
Wed May 18, 2022 8:14 pm
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: What is the real color of the apple?
Replies: 85
Views: 1094

Re: What is the real color of the apple?

HA!

Hoisted on my own spear... 👍
by henry quirk
Wed May 18, 2022 7:36 pm
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: What is the real color of the apple?
Replies: 85
Views: 1094

Re: What is the real color of the apple?

Why can't we just call it a fruit like all the other ones?
homophobe
by henry quirk
Tue May 17, 2022 9:59 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Abortion
Replies: 304
Views: 4229

Re: Abortion

sculptor,
A foetus is not a human being
when does the fetus become a human being?
by henry quirk
Tue May 17, 2022 9:52 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Abortion
Replies: 304
Views: 4229

Re: Abortion

hack,

[snipped]
(next up: snippin' you outta my forum view)
by henry quirk
Tue May 17, 2022 8:56 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Abortion
Replies: 304
Views: 4229

Re: Abortion

hack,

yes, I am

no, I won't

(how's that for snippin'? didn't bother quotin' you)

next up: snippin' out my responses
by henry quirk
Tue May 17, 2022 6:48 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Abortion
Replies: 304
Views: 4229

Re: Abortion

Is that true, Mr. Snippet?
Go read the post: find out for yourself.
by henry quirk
Tue May 17, 2022 6:43 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Abortion
Replies: 304
Views: 4229

Re: Abortion

Suicide by bazooka?
Drano: it's cheaper, more readily available, and -- most importantly -- slow & painful.

👍
by henry quirk
Tue May 17, 2022 5:16 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Abortion
Replies: 304
Views: 4229

Re: Abortion

he has not done the most basic consideration of how his scheme might work. Yeah, somehow everything between What exactly and sez otherwise in this... ...never registered. Typical & tiresome. His proposal What proposal? Explain my proposal . ain't holdin' my breath on that happenin'
by henry quirk
Tue May 17, 2022 1:59 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Religion
Topic: religion and morality
Replies: 179
Views: 4766

Re: religion and morality

hack wrote: Tue May 17, 2022 3:02 am
garden-variety...predctabie...boring

try harder