Google+ Badge

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Porphyry of Tyre (c. 234 – c. 305 AD)




Porphyry's Ontology


The Freethinker

Reasonable non-belief

Inquiry trumps faith. 





The Skeptic

Lack of empirical evidence

Discovery trumps revelation. 



The Secularist

Inconsistent revelations 

Reason trumps custom.



The Humanist 

The argument from evil

Morality trumps piety.







No comments:

Post a Comment