Question Everything

“There’s a fine line, though, between being someone who questions and being someone who refuses to believe any answers-a true skeptic. In fact, I don’t think many skeptics actually question anything. They may phrase their challenges as questions, but their heart is set on rejection and disproving, not asking. To truly question something is to query it and to ask about it for the sake of greater and deeper understanding. This may lead to evidence that disproves or to propositions worthy of rejecting, but the heart behind it is to learn, to know. And in this sense, we ought to question everything. And I do mean everything…”

— Barnabas Piper (from, The Unskeptical Questioner)

(h/t The Poached Egg)

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Categories: Apologetics, Christianity

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2 replies

  1. The only way to truly learn is to ask questions with a curious and humble mind. How few Christians do this, much less “skeptics”!

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