Tag: Apologetics


Why I’m a Christian: The Cosmic Story

I’ve slowly been writing summaries of my reasons for being a Christian using the three phases of persuasion: ethos, pathos, and logos. This is the third post under pathos (emotions). When it comes to emotional reasons for being a Christian, this one might seem the most unusual, but here it is: The idea of a cosmos …


St. Thomas Aquinas on Apologetics

In De Rationibus Fidei, St. Thomas explains how best to go about arguing with those who do not identify as Christians: First of all I wish to warn you that in disputations with unbelievers about articles of the Faith, you should not try to prove the Faith by necessary reasons. This would belittle the sublimity …