Category Archives: Philosophy, Religion and Theology

Philosophy and Science

Political and social dialogue about science abounds, especially concerning the nature of truth.  It may come as a surprise to realise that the study of truth is not in the domain of science but rather of faith and philosophy.  In this post I hope to introduce some of the elementary considerations of philosophy and science that explain why this is so.  I will introduce some of the basic premises and philosophy of science to set a basis for further discussion on a variety of topics in the domains of science, politics, philosophy and religion.

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The time to heal is now

Have you ever wondered if God actually wants to heal? Is He content, waiting for when you get to heaven? Do you doubt that He’s interested in healing today? Or at least healing you?

I don’t want to simplify things too much here. I personally have seen someone die from cancer while several of us were praying for her healing, confident of God’s intervention. I don’t know the answer to the question “why”. There are those close to me whom I’d love to see physically healed. Equally, there are those I’d love to see set free from various afflictions. “Why” is a very big and difficult question.

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