Is it important to tell the truth? Traditionally we have been
taught that honesty is very important,
a democratic virtue. Our American
lore, such as George Washington's cherry tree or Honest Abe's penny,
stress the importance of honesty. But can there be honesty without
The intellectuals of our time teach that there is no common
truth--to each his own. Many truths, however, really mean there
is no real truth. Can any social organization, including society
itself, properly operate without some agreement on what is true?
We have put together a special focus on this issue.
Founded in 1973, Probe Ministries was formed as a ministry that
would bridge the frontier between the agonizing questions man asks and the profound answers the
Gospel offers. Probe has grown today to form a working unit
of 15 scholars and 10 support staff, along with the service of numerous volunteers.
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