[FoRK] Re: Re: Re: Anything to be learned from religion?

Udhay Shankar N udhay
Mon Aug 15 10:16:48 PDT 2005


At 07:32 PM 8/15/2005, Jeffrey Winter wrote:

> >> Exactly. I still don't understand what is so wrong with the answer
>"it just
>is".
>
>Well, for many people it's perhaps the most profound question that can
>be
>asked and perhaps the only one for which it may prove impossible to ever
>provide an answer for (even in principle).

In fact, it is not the province of science to answer the question 
"Why?", if one uses the word to imply purpose.

This, perhaps, was Eugen's point as well. Or what I understood of it.

Udhay

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