How > Why
May 23, 2010 5:58 PM Subscribe
They say that science takes care of the "how", and religion takes care of the "why"... What I want to know is, do "how" and "why" have equal philosophical footing?
posted by klanawa to Religion & Philosophy (9 answers total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
If something has been created, there is necessarily a "how", but is there necessarily a "why"?
[Yes, there's an unfounded assumption here. IANAP.]