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date: 07 March 2021

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This chapter examines the similarities in the views of Soren Kierkegaard and Friedrich Nietzsche about faith in the providence. It explains that, for both Kierkegaard and Nietzsche, the issue of providence is occasioned not primarily by the study of nature or of history but of their own lives, and that both of them can help show that neither faith in providence, nor the abandonment of such faith, can be taken too lightly. The chapter also analyses the ideas of Kierkegaard in his and Nietzsche in his .

Keywords: Soren Kierkegaard, Friedrich Nietzsche, faith, providence, Point of View, Ecce Homo

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