Unformatted text preview: transformed into hatred. In JC morality it is stressed to be able to live without the worldly pleasures. Those who are noble, considered good prior to JC morality, are unable to refuse material goods, while the poor live without it. In thinking that materialism is bad the poor/weak are self-affirming their beliefs that because they do not have material riches they are good. Asceticism-withdrawing oneself from worldly desire. You exist in reaction to your enemy’s existence. Nihilism- IN a pre-moral morality, Through this resentment, they are transferring this nothingness, and lack of worldy involvement, reassigns their nothingness to a more positive way. Theodicy- they created a reason for suffering, there was a God The holocaust relates to the sacrificial self, the asceticism....
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- Fall '07
- Core issues in ethics, JC morality