The Problem of Pain | Blue Oklahoma
The Problem of Pain 11 February, 2009 By Bryan Lower Human suffering provides a powerful motivation for a mystical worldview. As skeptics, we argue against irrationality on the grounds that it permits and perpetuates falsehood. We also feel we have a better way to look at the world: we use skepticism, reason, empiricism, and science to coax the truth out of the universe. Volumes of writing is dedicated to the merits of shunning the faith-based world and living in the realm of facts. Read the entire article here: ... Feedback: Comment on a thread in our forum. Disagree with an article on Grindstone Journal? Write a response! Send a submission to