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Have been discussing Neitzsche's Parable of a Madman in my English 10 class. It's super cool how a prominant atheist's message about what you should place your hope/trust in has actually opened the door for tons of discussion about how everyone (atheists and theists) at some point need to grapple with the question: What is the source of your truth and morals? And in this parable, Nietzsche kindof admits/laments that this is a tough question for atheists to answer.

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What an interesting study! I would love to have heard this discussion, especially if you have both Christians and non-Christians in the class. So important to have these conversations. I have struggled, myself, with the purpose of morals among non-Christians, but as I continue to study Scripture I see where common grace is bestowed by the Lord, and have concluded that the morals of the world fits within this category.

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