On Being a Theist

The following is a paper I wrote for my Philosophy class at Liberty University in response to a popular article written by an atheist. On Being a Theist In 1968, H. J. McCloskey wrote an article titled “On Being an Atheist” which gives his personal reasons for rejecting the belief in God. Included are his critiques of the …

The Reality of Reality

What do Plato's cave analogy, Descartes' Meditation, and the movie, The Matrix, have in common? The following essay I wrote for my Philosophy 201 class will tell you. You know you've managed to write a good essay when your professor gives you 100% and says, "You should know, I almost *never* award full credit for writing assignments"! The …