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Religion and rationality

an introduction to the philosophy of religion.

by Terence Penelhum

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL51 .P345
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 392 p.
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5220339M
    ISBN 100394310225
    LC Control Number75135893

    This book shows how religious commitment can be rational and describes the place of faith in the postmodern world. It portrays religious commitment as far more than accepting doctrines—it is viewed as a kind of life, not just as an embrace of tenets. Faith is conceived as a unique attitude. It is irreducible to belief, but closely connected with both belief and conduct, and intimately.   Yonghua Ge reviews Lydia Schumacher’s Theological Philosophy: Rethinking the Rationality of Christian Faith Lydia Schumacher, Ashgate, (ISBN ), xi + pp. A pologetics, the discipline that defends the reasonableness of faith against its critics, has been an important and fascinating part of Christian thought. Indeed, some of the earliest Christian .

    ISLAM AND SCIENCE: RELIGIOUS ORTHODOXY AND BATTLE FOR RATIONALITY Written by Prof. Pervez Amirali Hoodbhoy Reviewed by Zia H Shah MD This is a book review for the book by Pervez Amirali Hoodbhoy with foreword by Dr. Abdus Salam. Hoodbhoy is the Professor of File Size: 63KB. The volume concludes with an original extended interview, also in English for the first time, in which Habermas develops his current views on religion in modern society. This book will be of great interest to students and scholars in theology, religious studies and philosophy, as well as to all those already familiar with Habermas' work.

    Investigating the omnipresent religious theme that runs throughout Russian culture, even in the antireligious Chekhov, Frank argues that no other major European literature was as much preoccupied as the Russian with the tensions between religion and rationality. Between Religion and Rationality highlights this unique quality of Russian.   Rationality in Science, Religion, and Everyday Life: A Critical Evaluation of Four Models of Rationality - Ebook written by Mikael Stenmark. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Rationality in Science, Religion, and Everyday Life: A Critical Evaluation of Four Models of Author: Mikael Stenmark.


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