Orcs were made from elves, not the other way around. And that is not my subject here. Beauty comes first.
Atheists commonly assert that there is a profound dichotomy between faith and reason.
If there were no God, and no purpose to existence, could we rationally expect a cosmic home like ours?
Stephen Meyer offers but does not seek to compel the choice to affirm a transcendent origin of the universe.
A friend passes along this from Fr. Robert Spitzer. The meanings of “creation” are double, at least.