1.4 Discussion.docx - I dont agree with the Moral Theist I dont think that morals can come from demands or that people should follow blindly a command

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I don’t agree with the Moral Theist. I don’t think that morals can come from demands or that people should follow blindly, a command that someone gives them. How is it proven that these commands are true and just morals? Also, since not every individual believes that there is a God or Gods, then this become quite the dilemma to explain. I feel the Functionalist is a better explanation for morality. I have grown up with this type of thinking. Tell the truth, treat people fairly and respect are of the utmost importance in my community. I believe without these to guide a person, that person can get lost in what is right and wrong. I agree that people
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Unformatted text preview: wouldn’t be able to communicate properly if there was not truth or fairness and if people didn’t have respect for one another, then truth and fairness couldn’t be present and vice versa. I’m not saying that everyone tells the truth all of the time and I know there are many people who don’t even respect themselves, but if people at least try to accomplish these three virtues, a society can function fairly well. I also agree that these three virtues must be obeyed for a society to even exist. They must be used for a marriage or relationship to exist. They are essential to keep families together....
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