How We Decide What to Believe

Gerald R. Baron
13 min readJul 24, 2023
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We don’t know if monkeys, dogs or spiders have belief systems, but we know that humans do. Perhaps the transition from ape to human was the development of and awareness of a personal belief system.

What we believe to be true about the world we live in, our community, our nation, and ourselves is one of the most important things about us. It determines much of our personal behavior, our votes, our interactions…

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Gerald R. Baron

Dawdling at the intersection of faith, science, philosophy and theology.