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“This I say then, Walk in the Spirit, and ye shall not fulfill the lust of the flesh. For the flesh lusteth against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh: and these are contrary the one to the other; so that ye cannot do the things that ye would.” – Galatians 5:16-17 (KJV) 458 more words
1. Why is Kierkegaard considered the first existentialist?
Existentialists, in general, believe that life surrounds around the idea of “choice” or “free will”. Kierkegaard is considered the father of existentialism because he accepts that truth is subjective and is famously quoted for saying that “truth is subjectivity, and subjectivity is truth.” More specifically, Kierkegaard’s philosophy focuses on how one lives as a “single individual”. 1,197 more words