Kant’s Practical Moral Argument for Belief in God

There's an interesting argument in Immanuel Kant's Critique of Practical Reason. Moral theories, he claims, all ultimately rest on three postulates: God, freedom, and immortality of the soul. If one wants to believe in and pursue the moral life, one ought to also accept these postulates as the a priori conditions for doing so. Why …

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Religion in Bioshock Infinite

Last month, a concerned Christian received a refund for his purchase of the recently released game BioShock Infinite, after complaining that a particular scene involving a 'forced' baptism offended his religious views.1 Prior to Infinite's release, one of the game's own artists had even come close to resigning over its depiction of religion.2 On the …