Category Archives: Daniel

The Hobbit is a Biblically Inspired Story

[Guest post by Julian Crawford, Leader of the Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis Party.] It is well known that J.R.R. Tolkien was a devout Christian, who attended church daily and was responsible for bringing fellow author C.S. Lewis to faith. What is … Continue reading

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Here it comes … a New Dark Age

Here it comes … a New Dark Age. Crime books worse than actual crime under proposed law The maximum penalty for possessing a book about growing marijuana will be higher than actually growing marijuana, the Law Society has told MPs … Continue reading

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Free will. What is it good for?

Absolutely nothing! I’m fast coming around to the view that the concept of free will is what Ayn Rand called an anti-concept. An anti-concept is an unnecessary and rationally unusable term designed to replace and obliterate some legitimate concept. The … Continue reading

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God, man and morality

How great are his signs,     how mighty his wonders! His dominion is an eternal dominion;     his kingdom endures from generation to generation. All the peoples of the earth     are regarded as nothing. He does as he pleases     with the powers … Continue reading

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Vegetable Man

In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came to Jerusalem and besieged it. And the Lord delivered Jehoiakim king of Judah into his hand, along with some of the articles from … Continue reading

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