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Christianity and Creatureliness: Becker, Percy, and John Paul II on a Right Understanding of Death and Sufferring
The denial of death and the desire to abolish suffering both empty a person of humanity; Christianity reconciles these issues while keeping creatureliness intact. For Ernest Becker, the denial of death results from the ...
Gathered Storytelling: Death and Disease Among the Luo of the Nyakach Plateau
Humans’ particular experiences of sickness and death depend largely upon their respective cultural and religious beliefs. They also depend greatly upon the social practices of their community, which define expectations for ...