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Philosophical Knowledge

In a previous series, I claimed that knowledge varies with the science the knowledge is a part of. Since I am most interested in philosophy, I thought I would discuss some of the issues peculiar to philosophy. Before discussing such a major issue, I thought that I would survey some of the important positions. Some philosophers have believed that philosophy gave us the highest form of knowledge. Ar...

The Science of Theology

I am ending my series on knowledge by examining each form of theoretical knowledge in detail. Theology can be understood in two ways. It is either the science of existence or the science that begins with the testimony of God. Since the existence of God is not a matter that can be settled by the senses, theology begins by showing that God exists. Theology is the knowledge of God built on the testim...