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sorry ...

… I said I would post everyday but somehow missed a couple of days. Ok, not “somehow” but I had other things happening. I did start a post on Sunday about religion in general but I am not sure that I want to share that part of my life just yet. 29 more words

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"established order" or cult?

Soren Kierkegaard, Practice in Christianity, writes,

The established order desires to be totalitarian, recognising nothing over it, but having under it every individual.

I sometimes wonder if some modern institutions are not more cult than organisation?!

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Epictetus and our narcissistic politicians

Epictetus (AD 55 – AD 135) is a Greek philosopher whose writings never seem to date. One particular discourse is which impresses me is addressed to those who wish to be admired. 641 more words

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what are you reading?

Currently I am reading:

Fundamentalism interests me as a social movement, and it is always good to have a Kierkegaard book with you.

So what are you reading?

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Kierkegaard's 3 Spheres of Life - Music is My Religion

Kierkegaard describes three spheres of life: the aesthetic, the ethical, and the religious. 736 more words

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On Not Having Opinions

I did this cartoon for another topic that I never posted. It’s only marginally relevant here, but it should get a home somewhere.

Someone in the crowd:

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