Summer 2002

Insight: What Is Truth?

What Is Truth?

David Hulme

What is truth? Can we really know for sure? In this issue we explore the subject of truth from several angles. 

Six Dominant Ideas, Part 3: A Dream Gone Wrong
Six Dominant Ideas, Part 3

A Dream Gone Wrong

David Hulme

Sigmund Freud’s theories have helped to shape the mental framework of just about everyone, whether they have read his works or not.

Feeding Us a Line

Feeding Us a Line

Jerry de Gier

Religion has its intellectual critics, but there is much more to be skeptical about in the smorgasbord of other philosophies available today.

The Gospels for the 21st Century, Part 11: Words of Wisdom
The Gospels for the 21st Century, Part 11

Words of Wisdom

David Hulme

Whether He was instructing His disciples or facing His enemies, Jesus conveyed the essential qualities of godly behavior.           

Reality Bites

Reality Bites

Edwin Stepp

William Welch

A new genre of television programming is reminiscent of an ancient manifestation of human nature’s dark side. 

The Cult of St. Elvis

The Cult of “St. Elvis”

Bill Butler

Donna Butler

Twenty-five years after his death, Elvis Presley, the king of rock and roll, is still the object of reverence and adulation. Why?

Assault of the Gender Benders

Assault of the Gender Benders

David F. Lloyd

Two authors examine the workplace, male violence, androgyny (the feminizing of men), single parents, and the impact of family breakdown and divorce.

Biography: Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Nietzsche: “God Is Dead”

Jerry de Gier

Looking at his early life, no one could have known the impact Friedrich Nietzsche would have on society. But in his final years he was not at peace.