We must master both the physical and the spiritual reality.
The Roman poet Vergil (70-19 BC) said: “Happy is he who gets to know the reasons for things.”
We are questioning beings with a natural desire to understand and make sense of the world in which we live.
People ask questions like:
In order to find answers to such questions and make sense of the world in which we live, religion, science and philosophy developed. Originally, they were not divided. The first astronomers were priests. Medicine men were both prophets and physicians. They strove for an integrated explanation.