Spirituality Is An Indispensable Part Of The Existential Domain

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Comprehension of Pertinent Terms
The word, spirituality, is abstract, usually connects to religion, especially religious beliefs. It means to pursue the relationship with God, connect to the power of God and communicate with God. In addition, spirituality is intangible but truly exists in one’s feeling and mind, included in one’s subconscious, superconscious and supra-conscious level. It deeply affects our daily basis activities and decisions. Moreover, spirituality can be defined as the meaning of the life. According to Brady, Peterman, Fitchett, Mo, & Cella (1999), spirituality is an indispensable part of the “existential domain” measured the scores of quality of life which include a meaningful personal existence, satisfaction of life goals, and so on. The principles of the pluralism are acceptance and diversity. The spirituality in pluralism, addresses common good, accept various values and beliefs, truths and supreme deity. Scientism emphasizes the only way know about anything is through scientific approaches (Lecture 1, 2015). Therefore, when the spirituality is invisible and unable to trial, it creates the conflict between the foundation of scientism and spirituality. Individuals with scientism may not believe the spiritual beliefs due to unable to prove it. Per "Oxford Living Dictionaries" (2016), the concept of postmodernism emphasis on aesthetics, such as arts and architecture, and is characterized by the self-conscious use of earlier styles and conventions.…

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