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God Has a Plan for You

And other things we say that mean determinism

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“God Has a Plan for You,” we might say. Or, its less biblical-sounding cousin: “Things Happen for a Reason.”

Yes, they do. Things happen (effect) because of what came before them (cause).

Some philosophers debate this premise. A horse race has ten winners at the beginning and one at the end, they…

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T. J. Brearton

T. J. Brearton

I’m passionate about climate change, plant-based cooking (though I’m not vegan), philosophy, and mental health. I write thriller novels for a living.