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No need to make such complex logical analysis. Sometimes religious propositions are not logically consistent. For example: Everything that God does is good includes the devil (because God created it all, or else it is not God, but one of many). Conclusion: the devil is good. Such argument allows concluding that in order to follow a religion, in general, two ...


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There are many ways we have come up with to try to understand morality. Under Rights Ethics -- the carnage on that beach is a horror. Under utilitarian ethics -- the carnage is a horror if one is maximizing the utility of the individual living entities But utility can be done over all of future entities, or over species, or ecosystems, or of Gaia -- and ...


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