MInTheGap

Standing in the Gap in a Society that's Warring with God.

Are You Afraid of the Dark?

January 14th, 2008 Viewed 1857 times

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…Because the dark doesn’t really exist.

One of the things that I muse on from time to time is the whole way we represent the world around us, and how accurate or inaccurate our descriptions are.  Here are some others:

  • Dark: Absence of Light
  • Cold: Absence of Heat
  • Vacuum: Absence of Air
  • Evil: Absence of Good

I’m sure you can name others.  What’s interesting is that when you get to that last one.  I have to admit that the last one is one I struggle over.  Is evil really the absence of Good– or a degree of missing good.  And I have to agree with it.

And here’s why:

MInTheGap

Standing in the Gap in a Society that's Warring with God.