Monster Essays - Transcendentalism and A Belief In A "Higher Power"
Transcendentalism and A Belief In A "Higher Power"
We do not have good reasons to believe in something transcendental. Most
of the arguments in favor of God, or a so-called "higher power" are based on
faith and emotion, and not a clear logical argument. In fact, these arguments
are often in favor of throwing logic out the window. In many ways, this question
is similar to someone attempting to prove the existence of an invisible elephant.
It is far easier to prove that the elephant does not exist than it is to prove
that it does.
Socrates' principle of examination states that we must carefully examine