What is Truth?
The man who sent Jesus to his death asked him 'what is truth?' Actually, you already know what truth is - you just get lost whenever you have to articulate it. Let's get to the truth about truth.
One thing is certain, there is a serious contradiction between what skeptics say about truth and what they actually assume about truth when they say it. This session is especially important for students facing the many counter-intuitive and radical ideologies that live on university campuses.
PP slides as Quicktime file FR_2010_-_Sept_26_-_What_is_Truth_-_no_videos.mov
Questions for disciples:
- What was the question to which Jesus answered ‘I am the truth?’
- In Gospel of John 18, Jesus said…for this reason I was born, and for this I came into the world, to testify to the truth. Everyone on the side of truth listens to me.” “What is truth?” Pilate asked. Discuss.