Dale Tuggy

Dale Tuggy is Professor of Philosophy at the State University of New York at Fredonia, where he teaches courses in analytic theology, philosophy of religion, religious studies, and the history of philosophy.

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  1. trinities - Jesus and “god” – part 11 – Review and Conclusion (Dale)
    May 27, 2010 @ 9:56 am

    […] part 3, I tried to give a general schema for God-talk in most cultures – including those of the […]

  2. trinities - Jesus and “god” - part 5 - “gods” in the Bible (Dale)
    December 11, 2008 @ 10:11 pm

    […] men such as prophets “gods”. Were the writers polytheists? No – they just understood the grammar of god-talk, as previously exlored. These various beings are spoken of or addressed as “gods” because they are provident […]

  3. trinities - Jesus and “god” - part 2 - equivocation (Dale)
    December 11, 2008 @ 10:09 pm

    […] Next time: what does it mean to call something “a god” or “divine”? Share: […]

  4. trinities - Jesus and “God” - Part 8 - What is monotheism? (Dale)
    November 5, 2008 @ 2:42 pm

    […] seen in this series that it is by no means obvious what a god / divine being is. I hazarded an analysis of the concept of a divine being / god, an analysis which is supposed to help us understand various kinds of god-talk. My analysis: to be […]

  5. trinities - Jesus and “god” - part 5 - Jesus as “god” in the New Testament (Dale)
    October 1, 2008 @ 2:00 pm

    […] What does it mean to (not-sarcastically) describe something as a god? One is saying that it is a provident being which ought to be honored. Jesus is certainly presented as that in the NT as a whole. Jesus is the head of the Church, and […]

  6. trinities - Jesus and “god” - part 4 - Time traveling among the “gods” (Dale)
    September 26, 2008 @ 3:04 pm

    […] we saw last time, “god”-talk is very […]