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Textual Criticism of the Bible

Now I understand the importance of textual criticism of the bible, it is indeed significant because apparently, all originals source were lost what we have are early New Testament texts that include more than 5,800 Greek manuscripts, 10,000 Latin manuscripts … Continue reading

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What is the difference between I know and I believe?

I know implies certainty I believe implies probability, could be or could be not. This causes endless debate. In regards to the content of bible, whether it was plagiarises or not, whether the author is really the author, whether Jesus … Continue reading

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Can The Bible be the Measure of Truth?

Answer: The bible is not per se the measure of truth rather, the measure is your thought/understanding towards it. When we read the bible, what we do is project our thought to what we think the verse is saying, ultimately, … Continue reading

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How is truth determined?

Absolute truths are determined by empirical data. It is the empirical data that confirm whether one is an absolute truth or not. It is a fact that we observe using our senses and gather data from these but, the gathered … Continue reading

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Does the Measure of What is Objective Relies Heavily on Our Subjective Thought Capability?

Absolute truth will remain to be true whether you exist or not. But, what happens if you are unable to perceive that truth accurately? Example: From our perspective, the sun moves from east to west, this is what our eyes … Continue reading

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Was the Gospel of Mark really not an eye witness account of Mark, was it even Mark who wrote it?

What are the empirical pieces of evidence at hand? Exhibit A: Christian engages in storytelling, an oral tradition about Jesus Exhibit B: At that time around 66-70AD, some eyewitnesses on the life of Jesus were still alive to tell the … Continue reading

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Objective Phenomena is a Subset of Subjective Phenomena

Objective truths are true whether you accept it or not, it is the truth even without you. Now, there are objective truths that are commonly accepted by all because it’s easy to understand or easily recognizable as truth. Example: The … Continue reading

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