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Response to trotsky (Reply #36)

Mon Jun 10, 2013, 10:12 AM

38. "Religion/philosophy tells us" - religion "tells", philosophy "discusses".

 

Almost all religions provide revealed wisdom that is beyond rational discussion: it in fact "tells" us what it is to be human and that is that. Philosophy, on the other hand is all about rational discussion and arriving at some understanding of what it is to be human, but in general everything in philosophy is up for debate.

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