Rev. Dr. Scott Peddie

Conjectures of an Eclectic Christian

I came across an article recently that resonated with me. It was ‘Choosing to be free is to choose to believe in God’ by Canon Niall Ahern and published in ‘The Sligo Champion’ on 1st August 2012. The article is a wonderful reflection on the words of Kari Torjesen Malcolm a daughter of Missionary parents and …

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We encounter it in many different situations, often without thinking about it in formal terms, that is the dichotomy between Kantian thinking and utilitarian reasoning.  We live in a moral universe and we therefore encounter situations which demand a moral response.  Take torture for example.  A Kantian response to torture would assert that the rights …

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