Meaning (Part 2): What Are The Elements Of A Sound Worldview?

REVIEW In our last blog entitled Why Does It Matter If God Exists?, we examined atheistic existentialism and the fact that it results in “absurdity”. The term “absurdity” was defined by existentialist Albert Camus as a loss of meaning, values and purpose in life. If there is to be meaning in our lives, Jean-Paul Sarte told us that, even though … Read More

Meaning (Part 1) – Why Does It Matter If God Exists?

WHO IS GOD? PASCAL: WITHOUT GOD, LACK OF MEANING AND ESCAPISM ATHEIST RUSSELL: WE SHOULD BE DESPAIRING SARTE: IF GOD DOES NOT EXIST, EVERYTHING IS PERMITTED WITHOUT GOD: A LOSS OF MEANING, VALUES AND PURPOSE Atheist and existentialist Albert Camus (“ka-MOO”) compared our lives to Sisyphus in Greek mythology. Sisyphus was an arrogant and deceitful king in Greek mythology who … Read More