Category Archives: Meaning of Life – Religion

Summary of John Cottingham’s “On the Meaning of Life”

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John Cottingham was born in London in 1943 and received his Ph.D. from Oxford University. He is presently Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at the University of Reading and an Honorary Fellow of St John’s College, Oxford. Continue reading Summary of John Cottingham’s “On the Meaning of Life”

Philip Quinn: The Meaning of Life According to Christianity

Philip L. Quinn (1940 – 2004) was a philosopher and theologian who earned his Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Pittsburgh. Quinn was on the faculty of Brown University, and in 1985, he assumed a position as the John A. O’Brien Professor of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame. Continue reading Philip Quinn: The Meaning of Life According to Christianity