SG Jones | April 9, 2019 Renaissance physicist, mathematician, philosopher, and theologian Blaise Pascal once said: “People almost invariably arrive at their beliefs not on the basis of proof but on the basis of what they find attractive.” I think he is on to something here. By no means is Pascal saying that arguments and [...]
About SG JonesI have spent my life working in academia doing scientific research after earning an undergrad degree in the life sciences. I came to saving faith in Christ later in life and subsequently developed a deeper interest in theological and philosophical studies. I decided to feed that interest by pursuing and completing an MA in Christian apologetics through Biola University. My primary interests include worldview and religion and bioethics.
In the opening scenes of Patriot Games, retired CIA analyst Jack Ryan (played by Harrison Ford) heroically thwarts a terrorist attack on a member of the Royal Family in London. During the attack, Ryan kills several of the terrorists including the younger brother of one of the group’s leaders, Sean Miller (played by Sean Bean). [...]
SG Jones | March 2, 2019 If you are paying attention at all to the current back-and-forth over abortion, you’ve probably noticed a discussion about the Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) rules on federal funding and their impact on abortion providers, especially Planned Parenthood. An HHS rule is undergoing revision that regulates the [...]
The Virginia House’s tabled Repeal Act continues to generate a lot of heat in the late-term abortion debate. Specifically, over the last several weeks the necessity of late-term abortions and an alleged contempt for women are hot topics. National Review’s David French recently came under fire in an Op-Ed from the New York Times for [...]
Mohandas Gandhi is often credited with saying that "A nation's greatness is measured by how it treats its weakest members." Regardless of its source, the aphorism rings true, and this past week Senator Ben Sasse (NE) sponsored a bill for the humane treatment of abortion survivors. This was in response to a failed late-term abortion [...]