Trying out a more soulful tone
This list of names and their ranks are solely the work of Michael H.
[John Kerr also wrote:] "Women and children throughout this world, with the exception of a few countries have a much better way of life because of what Christ taught and people accepted."[John McDonagh responds:] Mr.
We will readily modify notes if there are any inaccuracies.
Jesus' relatively original ideas, such as his emphasis on eternal damnation, his discouragement of intellectualism and critical thinking, his authoritarian leadership style, and his childish intolerance have not contributed to the improvement of social conditions.
Miller, Bible scholar, (Bible Review, December 1993, Vol.
The class of "no technical solution problems" hasmembers. My thesis is that the "population problem," asconventionally conceived, is a member of this class. How it isconventionally conceived needs some comment. It is fair to saythat most people who anguish over the population problem aretrying to find a way to avoid the evils of overpopulation withoutrelinquishing any of the privileges they now enjoy. They thinkthat farming the seas or developing new strains of wheat willsolve the problem -- technologically. I try to show here that thesolution they seek cannot be found. The population problem cannotbe solved in a technical way, any more than can the problem ofwinning the game of tick-tack-toe.
Kerr seems ignorant of the worldwide history of ethics.
Women and children throughout this world, with the exception of a few countries have a much better way of life because of what Christ taught and people accepted.
Apparently one has to have a diverse resume to make the list.
Population, as Malthus said, naturally tends to grow"geometrically," or, as we would now say,exponentially. In a finite world this means that the per-capitashare of the world's goods must decrease. Is ours a finite world?