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Philosophy
Course
PHIL 1070
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svetelj
Semester
Fall

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Book IV Upset that he lost his friend because he felt like he possessed him We usually stop with the creation, not thinking about the creator Everything should lead you to the creator (the origin) We need in our lives something stable, a kind of reference point Once we have it we can balance the rest of our life because everything in our life is changing Reading book of Aristotle’s categories which he realizes that God is beyond these 11/25/13 Book V Everything is connected with God Where can we find God, in our hearts Knew a lot of knowledge (Astronomy) but never connected it back to God, creator Still need reason to use knowledge on how to become a better person Goes to Rome to find truth Have to distinguish between actions and person (students who cheated him) Turns to Academics due to their skepticism = doubt about everything, my mind cannot handle truth Goes to Milan and meets Ambrose
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