Meaning and Purpose

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A view of the “New Atheist stoicism”

In essence, stoicism is emotional indifference and is a term derived from an ancient Greek school of philosophy. According to Richard Dawkins: what is the conclusion if—as he actually believes—the world and life itself, functions based on natural selection and random mutation…evolution and natural selection and this means that everything is meaningless—people’s individual lives and …

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Atheism and Meaning and Purpose

I have often written of “purpose/meaning” just like that; as compound and interchangeable terms and concepts. But as of late I have been speculating as to what sort of difference there is between “purpose” and “meaning” (something beyond quoting a grammatical dictionary).Everything has a “purpose” but not necessarily “meaning.” It seems that “purpose” is intrinsic …

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