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Nietzsche: Finding Our Superhumanity

If science made God irrelevant, we can only find purpose in ourselves

We should imagine the possibilities for humanity with the same wonder our ancesters felt gazing at the stars. Vincent Van Gogh ‘Starry Night Over the Rhone’, 1888. (source: Wikimedia Commons)

“God is dead. God remains dead. And we have killed him.”

So wrote Nietzsche in his book The Joyful Science. Even today it feels shocking to read.

It’s not to say that God does not exist, but that we killed God. What could he possibly…

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