JOURNAL Questions (Choose ONE):
  1. After studying Existentialism write what you understand about the philosophy. What are it’s main points? Imagine you are telling a younger friend or sibling about this philosophy. Would you recommend it? Why or why not?
  2. What is your life about? What’s the purpose of your life? What’s the purpose of human life? Why do you think so?
  3. What are the most important values in your life? Why? Where did these values come from? (Nature vs Nurture)
  4. Are you the same person you were 5 years ago? Or have you changed? How? Were your values different then? For example…
  5. If you had a sudden case of amnesia and forgot EVERYTHING about the last 20 years of your life, would you still be YOU? Explain
  6. Imagine you died today. You suddenly end up in some kind of heaven (YES IT’S REAL!). BUT In order to be allowed into heaven, you have to write a short entry answering the question, “Who am I?” Be as truthful as possible with yourself and heaven itself.