Rick Becker (
Sun, 08 Aug 1999 20:44:14 -0400

I just have to jump back in, in spite of my inclinations to the contrary.
ever be unimpeachably linked to the Lord, (much as we might wish to.)
Before one gets into an epistomological tangle, one should examine the
probabilities of unequivocal "proof". If there is none, beware of
overexertion in the pursuit of the argument. If anyone can show me the
error of my ways, I for one would be thrilled; but as an inveterate
empiricist, (physics is unmerciful that way), I have to be equally
dispassionate in evaluating the data. 99% is nice, but as a good
Calvinist, salvation is based on Faith&Love. "Evidence" makes me
theologically nervous.