Tag: good and evil

The construction of a person

The construction of a person

As humans we are just building a mind. We use what we are given and try to build something out of it. That is life. Death is what happens when we’ve finished building. God is the concept of looking in at what we’ve built from the outside, seeing it in its entirety and judging it.…

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life is comparative

Life is comparative

Everything in life is a comparison between everything else and if you think about it, we only gauge one thing by how it measures up to another. Think about good and evil for example – you can’t have one without the other. If everyone in the world were nice, friendly and only acted in good…

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moral relativism

The Relativity of Morality

I made a post recently about how we can define morality. In the post I was discussing the idea that morality is different depending on the person, the situation and what information that person has available to them, as well as what that person honestly thinks is right or just. Today I was thinking again…

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defining morality

Defining Morality

What is morality? This is something that I often think about – what really makes up right and wrong? Is it just something that we have made up ourselves, as humans – what we would normally class as ethics – or is it something that exists independently of humans, something intrinsic? If you speak to…

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