What was possible for Mark Studdock — the realization that much of contemporary civilization is built on lies — is still possible for any thoughtful person.
Lewis foresees a class of men called “the Conditioners.” The Conditioners have “seen through” all attempts to ground behaviour in any ultimate truth.
Scholarship on Spinoza in the last decade has increasingly recognized that he opposed the observational (empirical) and mathematical analyses of nature.
The design we infer in nature is an insight we abstract from our senses, but the inference itself is acquired by our reason.
During the Q&A, an attendee asked why intelligent design proponents don’t just come out and explicitly say the designer is God.