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1

What is the Cosmic Battle within?

The sinful nature vs. the spirit

2

What two verses relate to the cosmic battle within?

Romans 7:14-25, Galatians 5:16-26

3

The problem with ________. Does it even ________?

Evil, exist

4

From a standpoint of truth, what is man's essence, moral state, and need?

Essence- made in the image of God
Moral state- we are fallen and sinful
Need- redemption

5

From the cosmic cube standpoint, what is man's essence, moral state, and need?

Essence- we are a cosmic accident
Moral state- we are basically good
Need- to save ourselves by finding and improving ourselves

6

What is the secular response to evil?

It is a correctable abnormality that science will discover solutions to

7

What type of culture is created when evil is presumed as a correctable abnormality?

A culture of blame

8

What does a culture of blame suggest?

There isn't an admission of responsibility for one's behavior because it is an outside source that caused the behavior

9

Abraham Maslow said, "As far as I know, we don't have ________ _________ for evil."

Intrinsic instincts

10

Abraham Maslow said, "Sick people are the cause of a ______ ___________."

Sick culture

11

Abraham Maslow said, "People have the need for ______ _____________, which is getting in touch with our inner _______."

Self actualization, nature

12

What is the Hierarchy of Needs?

Self actualization
Esteem
Social
Safety
Physiological

13

What did Rousseau believe were the chains that kept people in bondage?

Organized religion

14

Without organized religion, there is no context or language for what?

Good and evil

15

The Christian responds to evil by asking, "Where does ______ come from?"

Evil

16

If ________ does not exist, why do humans ______ _______ when tragedy strikes?

Evil, feel bad

17

___________ ____________ criticized secular morality by stating their _______ ________ is only in pleasing themselves.

Theodore Dalrymple, true virtue

18

Secular morality defines ______ as being loyal to oneself by pleasing oneself.

Good

19

Theodore Dalrymple believes that having something that _________ yourself is the only way to make your life __________.

Transcends, meaningful

20

Finding something that transcends yourself is ______________ to do when "I" is the center of your life.

Impossible

21

What is lesson three?

Anthropology- who is man?