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Is the idea of a "god" inherent in our minds? posted 09 September 2004 in Philosophy DiscussionIs the idea of a "god" inherent in our minds? by Aldarion, Sorcerer-of-Rank

And yet, despite (or perhaps in direct relationship to) all this, it seems as though "modern" societies are undergoing a crisis of meaning, trying to find something tangible or intangible even that they can rescue from this oft-bewildering flood of new developments. Sometimes, they choose to blind themselves to what's developing (literal Creationists tend to fall into this group, at least in my opinion), while others might try to integrate as much as possible to create a synthesis of the older beliefs and the newer theories of how existence came to be.

Needless to say, this perceived crisis of meaning should keep whole teams of philosophers busy in the coming years, yes? <!-- s;) --><img src="{SMILIES_PATH}/icon_wink.gif" alt=";)" title="Wink" /><!-- s;) --> view post


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