Sunday, November 20, 2011

A List of Roman Catholic Scientist-Clerics


And before non-Catholic Christians mention - yes, I know there's a tremendous amount of non-Catholic Christian scientists too. But I stumbled upon this one by accident and was pleasantly surprised.

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Undoing a Seemingly Gratuitous Evil

A simple question.

Let's say I hear about a seemingly gratuitous evil. Say, a woman senselessly stabbed to death in New York.

I say, "That woman's death has inspired me to devote my life to charity." Assume I follow through on that pledge.

Since there was an apparent causal link between the woman's death and my devoting my life to charity, does that mean her death was no longer seemingly gratuitous?