(urth) What's So Great About Ushas?
jwilson at io.com
Sun Jun 8 21:23:53 PDT 2008
Roy C. Lackey wrote:
> You can spin the Ushas future into as pretty a picture as you care to
> imagine and say that everything will work out for the best in the best of
> all possible worlds, but the ends still don't justify the means -- unless
> the Increate had a hand in it. Even if the Hierogrammates only *believed*
> they were doing the will of the Increate, that doesn't excuse their actions.
> History books and modern newspapers are littered with the dead who died
> because someone believed they were doing what God wanted them to do.
How can we objectively distinguish between the two cases? Otherwise,
you're merely substituting your judgment for theirs in determining if
the Increate "really" wants them to do the deed.
Jeff Wilson - jwilson at io.com
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