We dont want the freedom of the creature but the

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“We don’t want the freedom of the creature but the freedom of the Creator—not freedom to be good but freedom to determine the good. Maybe this is not so new after all, for it was the first temptation: to be “like God, knowing good and evil”.”(Budziszewski) If the freedom to determine the good was a want of human beings, it means we never had the power on our own to begin with. If this is something we basically learned through trial and error, we can say that we are still learning based on trial and error hence common sense not being so common. It is a learned trait that we hopefully pass down to the latter in hopes that they learn from what we say and not by doing it themselves. However, if this was never properly learned or seen as a foundational moral need then it is possible for someone in the world to not know this and do what we consider to be wrong. An example of this is a baby hitting another child, most of times young babies under the age of six months may pull hair, bite, scratch, or hit
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people with object, in most cases they actually find the reaction funny so they continue to do it. However, from what is observed they usually feel no guilt, pain, or discomfort from doing something viewed as wrong. Instead, it is the reaction or the enactment of punishment that causes the discomfort and over time the child learns and stops the action that causes punishment. If this punishment or teaching was never taught, how would that child then learn a
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