Noetic is from the Greek and relates to the mind. Our whole being is tainted because of the Fall.
Do you yearn to know what we are, and why we are here, before you die?
I stand corrected on the origins of "noetic". Metaphysical? Philosophy? You are still merely spouting an opinion.
Godrulz has given his answer to the question, "Do you yearn to knowwhat we are, and why we are here, before you die?"
He probably gets a lot of comfort and satisfaction from his answers and belief.
If you believe in miracles and are not a materialist his answers are pretty good.
Who doesnt believe in miracles? Even evolution is a miracle.
If this life is all there is eat, drink and be merry.
And if there is a God and an after life "eat, drink and be merry", those are Solomens words in Ecclesiastes.
...and take satisfaction in your work, jaguarbass. Don't forget the joys of honest work.