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Variologies

Talking about theology, philosophy, and politics!

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DEBATE: Capitalism Versus Socialism
Dan and John engage in a debate! Dan argues in favour of Capitalism, while John argues in favour of Socialism.Note from Dan: Something odd happened to the audio towards the end of my presentation, and lasted throughout the rest of the episode. You might have to turn up your volume at that point.Visit http://www.messianicniagara.com/ for more Bible teaching, and please consider donating there to support this podcast.You can also buy Dan a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/dancalcagnoLike us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/messianicniagaraFollow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/messianicniagFollow Dan on Twitter: http://twitter.com/dancalcagnoContact Dan through Email: contact@messianicniagara.comSupport the Show.
62:40 3/17/23
Does Technology Control Us?
Matthew, John, and Chris had a great discussion asking the question "are we controlled by technology?" What effect does social media have on us? What are some ways we can not be controlled by technology?Visit http://www.messianicniagara.com/ for more Bible teaching, and please consider donating there to support this podcast.You can also buy Dan a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/dancalcagnoLike us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/messianicniagaraFollow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/messianicniagFollow Dan on Twitter: http://twitter.com/dancalcagnoContact Dan through Email: contact@messianicniagara.comSupport the Show.
28:56 2/3/23
The Pursuit of "The Good"
In this episode, listen to a great presentation from Chris on Aristotle's view of "The Good," given during our Paideia Group at our church. Discover what is "The Good" and how it relates to suffering. Dan, John, Isaac, and Joanne made great comments from the audience, but please note that we did not have a mic set up for the audience comments. Therefore, we apologize for the quality of the audio during those moments.Visit http://www.messianicniagara.com/ for more Bible teaching, and please consider donating there to support this podcast.You can also buy Dan a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/dancalcagnoLike us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/messianicniagaraFollow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/messianicniagFollow Dan on Twitter: http://twitter.com/dancalcagnoContact Dan through Email: contact@messianicniagara.comSupport the Show.
36:32 1/23/23
BONUS: More Discussion on the Fall of "The West"
BONUS: Here's the rest of the discussion on the fall of "The West" from John, Matthew, and PJ.Check out P.J.'s book: "Gradually, Gradually, Suddenly: The Coming Financial Collapse and The Hope of Jesus Christ" - https://a.co/d/aIJgOtUVisit http://www.messianicniagara.com/ for more Bible teaching, and please consider donating there to support this podcast.You can also buy Dan a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/dancalcagnoLike us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/messianicniagaraFollow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/messianicniagFollow Dan on Twitter: http://twitter.com/dancalcagnoContact Dan through Email: contact@messianicniagara.comSupport the Show.
25:03 1/20/23
Is "The West" Going to Fall?
In this episode, Dan, John, Matthew, and PJ attempt to define "The West" and discuss the possibility of "The West" falling. ** Warning: This episode includes a discussion on the vaccine mandates!Visit http://www.messianicniagara.com/ for more Bible teaching, and please consider donating there to support this podcast.You can also buy Dan a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/dancalcagnoLike us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/messianicniagaraFollow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/messianicniagFollow Dan on Twitter: http://twitter.com/dancalcagnoContact Dan through Email: contact@messianicniagara.comCheck out P.J.'s book: "Gradually, Gradually, Suddenly: The Coming Financial Collapse and The Hope of Jesus Christ" - https://a.co/d/aIJgOtUSupport the Show.
33:04 1/16/23
Do We Have Free Will?
Do we have free will or is everything determined? Join Dan, Chris, John, and Matthew for a great discussion attempting to answer this question!Visit http://www.messianicniagara.com/ for more Bible teaching, and please consider donating there to support this podcast.You can also buy Dan a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/dancalcagnoLike us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/messianicniagaraFollow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/messianicniagFollow Dan on Twitter: http://twitter.com/dancalcagnoContact Dan through Email: contact@messianicniagara.comSupport the Show.
35:44 1/9/23
The Problem of Hell
What do we do about the distasteful doctrine of HELL? Is there an alternative? Join Dan, Matthew, John, Anna, Joanne, and Dave, to find out!Visit http://www.messianicniagara.com/ for more Bible teaching, and please consider donating there to support this podcast.You can also buy Dan a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/dancalcagnoLike us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/messianicniagaraFollow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/messianicniagFollow Dan on Twitter: http://twitter.com/dancalcagnoContact Dan through Email: contact@messianicniagara.comSupport the Show.
36:02 1/2/23
Solving the Problem of Evil
How is it possible to believe in an all-good and all-powerful God, despite the fact that there is so much evil, pain, and suffering in the world? Join Dan, Matthew, John, and William as they attempt to solve the problem of evil!Visit http://www.messianicniagara.com/ for more Bible teaching, and please consider donating there to support this podcast.You can also buy Dan a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/dancalcagnoLike us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/messianicniagaraFollow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/messianicniagFollow Dan on Twitter: http://twitter.com/dancalcagnoContact Dan through Email: contact@messianicniagara.comSupport the Show.
30:20 12/7/22
What is God?
What is God? What are we even talking about when it comes to God? Join Dan, Chris, John, and Matthew in an engaging philosophical and theological discussion!Visit http://www.messianicniagara.com/ for more Bible teaching, and please consider donating there to support this podcast. You can also buy Dan a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/dancalcagnoLike us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/messianicniagaraFollow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/messianicniagFollow Dan on Twitter: http://twitter.com/dancalcagnoContact Dan through Email: contact@messianicniagara.comSupport the Show.
40:24 11/20/22
What's The Problem With Evil?
Dan and Noah discuss the problem of evil, why it matters, and how we could resolve it. This was originally recorded in early May of 2020.Support the Show.
33:21 11/15/20
God Save the King?
Dan and Noah discuss whether or not there should be a monarchy. Noah believes there should be a "strong sovereign" as the head of a nation, whereas Dan believes we should have no king but Jesus.Support the Show.
37:17 4/20/20
What's So Good About Good Friday?
Dan and Noah discuss the significance of the death and resurrection of Jesus. What is atonement and why do we need it?Support the Show.
28:54 4/7/20
Remotely About Biblical Inspiration
Dan and Noah go deep into philosophy, discussing the nature of biblical inspiration and the nature of reality itself! This episode was recorded remotely via video conferencing due to the Coronavirus restrictions/social distancing. Support the Show.
35:51 3/30/20
Don't Tread On Morality!
Dan and Noah discuss the role of morality in society and politics. Noah presents a Conservative-Libertarian position, while Dan presents a Libertarian-Anarchist position.Support the Show.
32:10 3/23/20
Even God Has Prounouns!
Dan and Noah continue to discuss the doctrine of the Trinity. This time, Dan presents an argument for biblical Unitarianism; that God is only one person, the Father.Support the Show.
26:21 3/15/20
The Trinity Is A Mystery Wrapped In A Doctrine
Dan and Noah discuss the doctrine of the Trinity. Noah defends it, while Dan presents a different view: biblical unitarianism.Support the Show.
33:36 3/8/20
What About Hell Do We Know?
Dan Calcagno and Noah Calcagno introduce the Variologies podcast and have a discussion on their views of what the Bible teaches about hell.Support the Show.
41:44 2/5/20