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Assumptions that affect our lives

by Christian Overman

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Published by Micah 6:8 in Chatsworth, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity -- Philosophy.,
  • Christianity and culture.,
  • Secularism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-268) and index.

    StatementChristian Overman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR100 .O92 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination273 p. ;
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL772791M
    ISBN 101883035503
    LC Control Number97172719

    When making assumptions becomes a habit, we are less and less grounded in reality and more and more prone to creating problems for ourselves and others. So, how to we stop making so many assumptions and start basing our understanding of people and the world on more tangible facts? Interpretation and Tradition. Assumptions that affect our faith though it certainly begs some questions about whether there is genuine place for custom and tradition in our lives. Is written revelation the as Kierkegaard once said, to "arrive at conclusions in life much the way schoolboys do by copying the answer book without having.

    The difference between an assumption and a presupposition is a(n) _____ is taking existing beliefs and using those beliefs to affect how we process further information, while a(n) _____ is something we believe because we have seen it happen many times before. Matters of fact are the more common truths we learn through our experiences. We understand matters of fact according to causation, or cause and effect, such that our experience of one event leads us to assume an unobserved cause. But Hume argues that assumptions of cause and effect between two events are not necessarily real or true.

    Assumptions That Affect Our Lives takes the reader back to the roots of the modern conflict between Christianity and secular humanism through a comparison of ancient Greek and Hebrew culture. What the reader will discover is, the current tension between evangelical Christians and the non-biblical ideas with which they are surrounded is an age.   Here are a few common assumptions and my thoughts on the right messages to be giving to our offspring by dietitian Laura Clark. Assumption 1: Red meat causes cancer Forever in the press and forever the bad guy but it is only at intakes of over g cooked red meat per week that it becomes riskier to health – and that’s a lot of meat!


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Overman traces with clarity the foundations of Western thought back to two opposing traditions: the ancient Greeks, who fathered secular, human-centered rationalism, and the ancient Hebrews, who carried forward God's revelation.

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