RE: The Glorantha Digest V8 #560

From: Grawe, Philipp <>
Date: Wed, 3 Oct 2001 08:51:58 +1000

> >Alex Ferguson:
> From: Peter Metcalfe <>
> >What really bugs me about the above, however, is how shamelessly
> >top-down it is. We don't have to know thing one about the Sylilans
> >to make statements about their gods, we can deduce it all from cosmic
> >first principles.
> I didn't deduce it from cosmic first principles, I simply took
> the most effective way of refuting your notion that Odayla was
> a great god among the Sylilans. That you don't like how it
> is done is simply tough luck.

Without wanting to get too heavily involved, the "deducing from cosmic first principles does sound very very God-learnerish to me. Heck, if we can do it based on the information we have, they could have.


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