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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