Pensees and Other Writings Topics for Discussion

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What is Pascal's Wager? Do you find it convincing? Why or why not?

What is Pascal's doctrine of original sin? Why does Pascal think it is true? What does believing in original sin enable one to see?

Why does Pascal think Christianity is true? Give at least two prominent reasons.

What is the dual nature of man that Pascal discusses? Why does Pascal think it is important to understand?

What Pascal's view about the relationship between faith and reason?

Why is Pascal an ascetic? How is it tied to his understanding of Christianity?

What is God's grace necessary for, on Pascal's view?

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