Articles

Examining the history and prominent ideas from deism, philosophy, and religion to inform our reasoned spirituality
August 9, 2021
Freedom and Personal Responsibility

Relying on religion means relying on someone else's judgments about what is true, just, and moral. I was raised with this reliance, and I accepted the authority of sacred texts and relied on professional clergy as experts in spiritual matters. As I grew older and studied the scriptures I reached the conclusion that my acceptance […]

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August 8, 2021
Deist: So that's what I am!

Chuck poured his reason and heart into this compendium. I provide it to you in his honor and as a reminder of his leadership and compassion. He is certainly missed. Editor's Forward by Chuck Clendenen "Seek out that particular mental attribute which makes you feel most deeply and vitally alive, along with which comes the […]

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August 8, 2021
Rise of Deism

Look back to the early history of philosophy and see thinkers like Aristotle. Aristotle was a Greek philosopher who lived 384-322 BCE. Aristotle was a student of Plato and the tutor of Alexander the Great. He believed God was the ultimate being that exists as an awareness that contemplates Its own awareness. According to Aristotle, […]

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