Why is it possible to know anything at all? Human beings can know both the world around them Godhimself because God has built into them the capacity to do so because he takes an active role in communicating with them.
Is it possible to know God without knowing the Bible?
(Sadly, it is possible for someone to know a lot about the Bible, or a lot about theology, and yet not know God.) Jesus went on to say that eternal life is knowing “the One You have sent—Jesus Christ.” This involves knowing certain facts about Jesus of Nazareth and about His mission as Savior.
Can humans know the world around them and God himself?
Human beings can know both the world around them God himself because God has built into them the capacity to do so because he takes an active role in communicating with them. Through our innate autonomous human reason the methods of science, we can not only know the universe but we can infer at least something…
What should matter in matters of religion?
Similarly, in matters of religion, what should matter is knowledge, not merely sincere belief; good reasons for faith, not hunches; truth, not feelings. Christianity is more than ritual or mythology or emotions; it is a knowledge tradition. Christianity claims certain things can be known. Kinds of knowledge.
What skills do you need to become a Christian?
Since salvation is not by works, no skill is involved in becoming a Christian. But growing in our faith involves learning certain skills: how to study the Bible, how to think as Christians about decision making, how to pray, how to share our faith, and so on. Propositional knowledge.
Where does knowledge come from?
Either all knowledge comes from experience and we can’t experience the entire universe OR knowledge can come from another source through revelation.
Can you get out of the cause-effect chain?
They would have to transcend the universe and get out of the cause-effect chain, which isn’t possible.
Can we transcend the system?
There is no way to transcend the system so we can’t act significantly or reverse the order.
Is there an omnipotent, impersonal, transcendent being?
There is an omnipotent, impersonal, transcendent being or force or intelligence.
Is Cosmos a closed system?
Cosmos are determined, closed system, uniformity of cause and effect. No miracles.