Humanity’s desire to be like the gods is at the root of all-evil…
This truth is made clear in the biblical allegory of the Garden of Eden.
Skeptics, and the poor, we will have with us always.
They prolong – indefinitely, our discussions of the meanings of life…
And this is where the confusion comes in about a so-called ‘love of money.’
The phrase ‘love of money’ is a kind of nonsensical oxymoron contrived by finite minds to explain (i.e. justify) humanity’s finite desire(s)- in a way that (supposedly) maintains a kind of (finite) equilibrium with the infinite.
The whole purpose of this grandiose pedagogical exercise by the ‘mind of man’ is to exorcise from our minds our own fear(s).
“IF WE CAN EXPLAIN IT, THEN WE MUST UNDERSTAND IT”
“WHAT WE UNDERSTAND WE MUST BE ABLE TO CONTROL!”
God gave mankind dominion over all the earth (except for the fruit of the “tree of the knowledge of good and evil”)…
Only an ‘atheist’ can explain this one.
They do it by ignoring – which is man’s way of creating - ‘IGNORANCE’!
Man’s dubious achievement is offset, and balanced out somewhat, by Woman’s Inherent Beauty.
…and most of the people said ‘Amen’