Re: Creationists

Verdop (
Wed, 24 Jun 1998 11:07:26 +0200

James Rogers wrote:
>This is something I have never understood. Why does everything have to
>have "meaning"? And where does this requirement come from? Most things
>have the same real value whether they have meaning or not. Religion is far
>less a source for meaning than it is a crutch for whatever psychological
>state creates the requirement for meaning in the first place.

Perhaps: Without a meaning, you don`t know how to handle this truth you get
in science.

>Some things have meaning for me personally, but religion is not the source
>and I don't attribute any type of absolute truth to these meanings either.

You describe a different type of meaning...