Pascal on the Human Condition (Part Two)
Continuing on Pascal's Pensées.
More on our human desire and how God is supposed to address that, plus Pascal's views on political philosophy, the relation between faith, reason, and custom… and finally, the wager! We get into the obvious objections. Why not just be a skeptic? Is Pascal right that people suck?
End song: "44 Days" by Dutch Henry, written and sung by Todd Long, as interviewed on Nakedly Examined Music #34.
Pascal picture by Drew Blom.
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Got to the blog: http://partiallyexaminedlife.com/2018/02/26/ep184-2-pascal/