Lower Than the Angels: An Examination of Psalm 8

Lower Than the Angels: An Examination of Psalm 8

  Psalm 8 is one of my favorite passages in scripture. Here’s a small sampling of it, as it is translated in the King James Version: O LORD our Lord, how excellent is Thy name in all the earth! who hast set Thy glory above the heavens. Out of the mouth of...
Neostoicism Redux

Neostoicism Redux

Stoicism was a school of Greek philosophy founded in Athens by Zeno of Citium that espoused the strict governance of emotions and the rule of logic. Contrary to the form of stoicism practiced by a certain pointy-eared spaceman, classical Stoicism did not espouse the suppression of emotions, but rather controlling them, allowing the positive emotions freedom without letting them reign over logic...
The Philosophy of Falling Blocks

The Philosophy of Falling Blocks

Dunebat presents a few philosophic meanderings inspired by the game Tetris.