Alpha Morality

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In the most simplistic terms, morality is doing what is good and avoiding what is evil.  It is acting in accordance with our consciences, informed by the Commandments and God’s law, and following Christ.  It requires distinguishing between right and wrong.  Concretely, it involves taking unchanging principles and using those … Continue reading

Thoughts on our Constitution

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The so-called Enlightenment was a period of philosophical thinking that came after the emergence of Protestantism.  The entailing religious wars between Protestants and Catholics, and between these first Protestant sects and later Protestant sects, caused some to question religion in general, and to blame religion for all the violence.  Some … Continue reading