If you have ever found yourself of a path toward a logical truth to your own meaning for existence, how did you get through it? It would be especially helpful to me if you do not mention any particular religion, because religious beliefs are not based in a logical reality but rather a complacent faith in the unknowable.
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"It would be especially helpful to me if you do not mention any particular religion, because religious beliefs are not based in a logical reality but rather a complacent faith in the unknowable"
This isn't actually valid. This notion preconceives that logic is a unquestionable norm without questioning it's basis. A great scientist of Oxford John Lennox once asked his atheist colleagues a simple but broken down analogy reinestated by many before him.
The atheist worldview is that "matter gave rise to mind", the other worldview is that "mind gave rise to matter". We know scientifically that matter had a beginning. Pr. Lennox asked his materialist atheist friends asking "How do you do science?" The atheist colleague would respond "I have this big machine in a labratory, microscopes etc" before he could finish, Lennox would ask... "no... how do you do science, i'm not talking about the materials. How do you do science here (referencing the head)".
The atheist scientist would respond "you mean with my m... brain".
Well.. how did the brain get to where it is? the materialist atheist would answer. "my brain is the result of an evolved mindless process" Lennox would answer "and you trust it?"
Now before the common new atheist dismissal of this come out, keep in mind that this is a common held notion. Dawkins reinstated this "you're brain is nothing more than mindless molecules in motion, dancing to the tune of your DNA".
Darwin wrote "the horrid doubt always arises whether the convictions of man's mind, which has been developed from the mind of the lower animals, are of any value or at all trustworthy. Would any one trust in the convictions of a monkey's mind, if there are any convictions in such a mind?"
Or the great Noble Lauriette Francis Crick "You, you're joys and your sorrows, your sense of personal identity and free will are no more than a mindless collection of atoms operating on a mechanistic mindless process."
Logic does NOT exist from within an atheistic naturalist principle. Only within the Christian worldview can it have a grounding which is why I am a Christian because I believe in logic and reason
Most people here aren't going to know what nihilism is. Moral nihilism, which is also known as ethical nihilism, is the view that within ethics nothing is inherently moral or immoral. "Nihilism" means "nothing," so with such nihilists there is no right and wrong other than what is assigned by people.0