Questionable Motives

November 16, 2009

The Higher Morality

Science vs religionCreationbydesign commented that there is a higher morality than any that can be created by moral philosophers, namely the moral standard found in religion. As CBD writes regarding the majority who (immorally) voted for the Nazis, the morals of the religious minority (who presumably did not) were correct because it (their lack of voting in support of the Nazi party) was based on this higher morality — a fixed standard. As for different theologies — first of all, it’s interesting to see the common morality within even different theologies. So, that’s a starting point.

Indeed. And what might that ‘higher’ moral standard look like in action? You know, the one that HAS meaning and purpose and a respect for fellow human beings…

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