Date: Apr 5, 2013 7:55 PM
Author: Virgil
Subject: Re: Matheology � 224
In article <YaJ7t.99953$8d.75210@newsfe14.iad>,

Nam Nguyen <namducnguyen@shaw.ca> wrote:

> On 05/04/2013 5:24 PM, fom wrote:

> > On 4/5/2013 3:52 PM, WM wrote:

> >

> >> Do you reject mathematics in favour of matheology?

> >

> > The only theology here is to be found in WM's theocracy of one.

>

> There exists such a thing as a mathematical theology: the mathematical

> concept of the natural numbers, as "the standard structure" for the

> language of arithmetic.

One may question whether there should be an infinite totality of natural

numbers, but to consider them all to be "non-standard" in mathematics

seems a bit much.

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