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Philosophy 101: Existentialism

Reading Time: 4 minutes Last night we had a Tippling Philosophers session in a lovely pub in Portsmouth, and covered existentialism. I thought it would be a good time to continue my philosophy 101 series which has so far covered: The philpapers results Socrates Plato Existentialism is a term that pops up a lot, even in the news these […]

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Does Faith Give Meaning To Life?

Reading Time: < 1 minute Religious believers say that faith gives “meaning” to their life. As a lifelong nonbeliever, I do not understand that.  My life is what I make of it…what I DO with it. How does sitting and praying to God or believing in God give meaning to life? It may give some people solace…to believe that death […]