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Seek with out Idols is a learn of human transcendence within the context of human striving, projecting, surpassing, overcoming. This energy is principal to man's look for wholeness. Such transcendence makes fact tolerable. It presents us with ~m outstanding array of human responses which permit us to manage. however it additionally offers the excesses that transcend human striving. not anything seems off-limits to this ubiquitous strength. this kind of country of surpassing limits is what we discover within the relation among the human look for wholeness and the hunt for exterior totalities which lies past the human context. Such hovering flights past the ability of human striving are demanding to manage, most unlikely to teach responsibility-for and past the achieve of standards. The succeed in exceeds either our grab and our keep watch over. Transcendence, then, is a enormously used and masses abuse~ human strength. Its actions have by no means ceased to amaze me, its excesses have continually afflicted me even from the start of my reports. This booklet isn't an workout in self-clarification. i've got a few innovations at the topic which I desire to proportion with the reader. possibly we will be able to collectively savour the nice present with out compromising our sanity. half i'm going to supply a brand new examine the which means of transcendence.

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