The Meaning of Life

  title={The Meaning of Life},
  author={Nathan Steven Carlin},
  journal={Pastoral Psychology},
  • N. Carlin
  • Published 5 May 2016
  • Art
  • Pastoral Psychology
This essay answers the question of the meaning of life. It does so from the perspective of pastoral theology by turning to a children’s story: William Joyce’s award-winning The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore. After the introduction, this essay has two basic parts. The first part describes the context of The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore, summarizes its narrative, and explores its reception. The second part articulates three ways in which The Fantastic Flying Books… 
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