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Seeking Good outside of God – Sin

Wednesday night is the night for one of my favorite shows on TV – Criminal Minds. They always begin and/or end the show with quotes that sum up the moral dilemma in which they will be/have been placed. Last night’s show began with: “No man chooses evil because it is evil;he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks.” Mary Wollstonecraft

The case they were on was concerning a man who was murdering people in order to gain notoriety for an upcoming academic literary work he was to soon publish. Yet it was for the sole purpose of notoriety that he was barbarically slaughtering people, but out of a need to supersede the accomplishments of his father and thus prove his significance in the race of humanity. Oddly enough, he was somehow convinced that the surest way to manifest his prominence and significance to the human race was through killing the human race. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on January 20, 2011 in Christian Life, Culture


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