Archive for Religious

BMS ep 127: Michael Hardin on Sacrifice vs. the Gospel of Peace

Audio here, video below. A provocative discussion.

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Jordan Peterson Asked About the Resurrection

I thought this was very interesting:

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BMS ep 120: Babylon Bee Guys Interview Bob on the Fed, Krugman, and Jesus

Audio here, video below:

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Was Jesus Quarantined?

On Twitter, Jeff Tucker asked me to review his recent article using Jesus’ healing of a leper to comment on our current crisis. Let me summarize my two main reactions, and then elaborate on them: Contrary to the title of Jeff’s article, I actually don’t think the Bible account is saying Jesus was put into […]

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“Why Does God Allow Bad Things to Happen?”

When I was about 17, I was watching my 11-year-old brother talk smack in our front yard to a kid who was about 13. They were trash talking back and forth, and my brother ran up to the kid to attack him. The kid had clearly had some martial arts training, because he did a […]

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How Great Men Allocate Their Time

One of my favorite articles for Mises.org was, “Superman Needs an Agent.” I reached the surprising conclusion–even to myself–that Superman should focus on public exhibitions of his powers (rather than amazing one-off things), if his goal is to help humanity in a nuts-and-bolts manner. In a perhaps related vein, recently I was musing on how […]

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Ironic Argument From Jonah Goldberg

I guess Jonah is at least consistent when it comes to impeachment. He is deploying the standard right-winger defense of the judicial system: “If the cops arrest you, you must have done something.” In any event, I agree that it’s in poor taste for Republicans to bring up the trial of Jesus when talking about […]

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Mises vs. God

I love Mises, but it doesn’t look good.

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