Does it matter what we believe?

Belief doesn’t change the facts but it does change the way we live our lives. The closer our beliefs are to reality, the better our decisions will be.

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In the previous post we established that absolute Truth really does exist. But does it matter if we don’t believe it?

As young children we don’t know much about the world, what is good for us and the things that can hurt us. How many times does it take us before we believe that fire burns? In this case it is very important to believe the truth. What we believe doesn’t change the fact of the matter – fire burns. However it does change the way we live our lives, we either touch it or we don’t.

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Truth really does exist!

In recent years, relativism has taken over the world. But does this stack up? We find that in fact absolute truth does exist, and that we can use basic logic to answer some of the most difficult questions we have.

In recent years, relativism has taken over the world. In it’s many subtle forms, “Post-Modernism” and more recently, “Post-Truth” altogether. You can just make things up and claim them as facts to support your arguments. It’s been fashionable to answer questions with statements such as “truth is relative!”, or “there is no absolute truth!”, or “your truth is different to my truth, but they are both correct”, or “you can’t really know what the truth is”.

These statements are used to argue that it doesn’t matter what you believe, everyone is correct in the choices and believes that they make. Is this correct? This is question is of vital importance, becasue if these statements are true, then the whole of Science and reason is void… Logic itself falls apart at the seams.

If there is no truth to seek, then all questions of where we came from and how it happened are pointless. Fortunately it is easy to see that statements such as these are false when you turn them against themselves. Continue reading “Truth really does exist!”