Why Lie?

If there are no moral absolutes, then why not lie? Lying and moral relativism are rampant in America today.  Consider the problem with them. If relativism were true, then lying along with stealing and murder are all perfectly acceptable as well. I’m indebted to Matt Slick for this illustration. “The setting: A thief is casing a jewelry store so he can rob it.  He has entered it to check out any visible alarm settings, locks, layout, etc. In the process, he unexpectedly got involved Read more […]

How to Defeat Your Own Argument with One Sentence

A recent editorial in the local newspaper provides a classic example of an individual arguing against himself. Rev. Dr. Nelson Price wrote a short article for the Marietta Daily Journal called “Take steps to ‘put crown back on head of America’.” It can be read here, if you are so inclined. The basic point of Dr. Price’s piece is that moral and civil laws have broken down in America; much like they did in the prophet Jeremiah’s day when he said that “the crown had fallen from their head” Read more […]