Re: virus: Phaith page on

Tim Rhodes (
Fri, 4 Jun 1999 15:44:22 -0700

The Hermit wrote:

>We have not redefined faith in the slightest, we leave it with its
>existing (dirty) and unconstructive meanining, while defining a second
>word, Phaith, which sounds the same, to cover the very different
>situation where something is accepted without full proof, on the basis
>that this is needed to function effectively in an uncertain world, and
>where proof (or disproof) can be sought at a later stage (if needed).

That's right! And I think the eating of chickens is a grossly obscene and disgusting practice as well. Which is why you'll find, I only eat poultry.

>The difference seems clear enough to me.

-Prof. Tim