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metaphysics of religious belief

an essay on the miraculous

by A. P. Shooman

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Published by Avebury in Aldershot, Brookfield, Vt., USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miracles.,
  • Future life.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-169).

    StatementA.P. Shooman.
    SeriesAvebury series in philosophy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL487 .S46 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 169 p. ;
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1968961M
    ISBN 100566071355
    LC Control Number90205001

    Browse the finest hand-picked books and ephemera on Religion, Philosophy and Metaphysics from thousands of professional book dealers at Biblio COVID Update Biblio is . William Hasker (PhD, University of Edinburgh) is professor emeritus of philosophy at Huntington College in Huntington, Indiana. His books include Metaphysics: Constructing a World View; God, Time, and Knowledge; Reason and Religious Belief (with Michael Peterson, David Basinger and Bruce Reichenbach); The Openness of God (with Clark Pinnock, Richard Rice, John Sanders and David .

    Philosophy of religion is "the philosophical examination of the central themes and concepts involved in religious traditions". Philosophical discussions on such topics date from ancient times, and appear in the earliest known texts concerning philosophy. The field is related to many other branches of philosophy, including metaphysics, epistemology, and ethics. In this concise and focused monograph, developed out of a Ph.D. dissertation at Princeton, Mor Segev examines Aristotle's views concerning religion both in the poleis of his own time and in his proposed ideal version. Part of the difficulty faced by the author, and acknowledged as such, is that the word "religion" does not correspond exactly to anything in ancient Greek.

      Josef Bengtson opens Explorations in Post-Secular Metaphysics by stating his interest in exploring “how we, despite our differences, might live peacefully in pluralistic societies” (vi).Despite this overarching aim, Explorations in Post-Secular Metaphysics is less about providing practical solutions to this perennial political-ethical problem, and more about problematizing dualisms such as. Wittgenstein a Christian™s belief in God and in the Resurrection of Christ involves the belief that God exists and that Christ was (or is) resurrected, appears innocuous. However, Schroeder characterizes beliefs such as these as involving ‚a belief in religious metaphysics™ (see, .


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Meaning of Metaphysics - University of Sedona. Metaphysical Beliefs – A tribute to Wicca, the study of the core being of all objects and the universe, has two different sets of belief systems: naturalism and the Wiccan to the long history of metaphysics, and its start in the 16th century, there are many different perspectives and belief systems that fit within the study of metaphysics due to the evolution of the ideas.

Religious believers, on the other hand, tend to believe that the world exists because of a God or gods. A pantheistic view of metaphysics and religion states that there is no real difference between the ideas of "God" and "the world." Another major issue.

What Is Metaphysical Spirituality. The word “metaphysical” literally means “above the physical.” All religions are metaphysical to a degree in that they accept various beliefs on faith, not on physical evidence.

Metaphysical Spirituality is a science, philosophy, and religion and is based on the life, teachings, and demonstrations of all Master Teachers. It seeks to. William Hasker (Ph.D., University of Edinburgh) is professor emeritus of philosophy at Huntington College in Huntington, Indiana. His books include Metaphysics: Constructing a World View; God, Time, and Knowledge; Reason and Religious Belief (with Michael Peterson, David Basinger and Bruce Reichenbach); The Openness of God (with Clark Pinnock, Richard Rice, John Sanders and David 4/5(1).

William Hasker (Ph.D., University of Edinburgh) is professor emeritus of philosophy at Huntington College in Huntington, Indiana. His books include Metaphysics: Constructing a World View; God, Time, and Knowledge; Reason and Religious Belief (with Michael Peterson, David Basinger and Bruce Reichenbach); The Openness of God (with Clark Pinnock, Richard Rice, John Sanders and David Cited by: 9.

Belief and metaphysics / Louis Dupré --The confidence of thought: between belief and metaphysics / William Desmond --The beauty of the metaphysical imagination / John R. Betz --Metaphysics of creation / David Burrell --Metaphysics and the question of creation: Thomas Aquinas, Duns Scotus and us / Rudi te Velde --Trying my very best to believe.

: The Metaphysics of Religious Belief: An Essay on the Miraculous (Avebury Series in Philosophy) (): Shooman, A. P.: BooksAuthor: A. Shooman. an actual science of spirituality, then the term “metaphysics” may be just as suitable as any alternative we might invent.

Metaphysics can enable us to understand the spiritual aspect of life, not purely from a philosophical or religious viewpoint, but from a solid foundation of. x Introduction from various beliefs peculiar to specific religions. But a com­ plete treatise on the philosophy of religi would be long and complicated, and space is limited in an introduction.

In any case, one has to start somewhere What follows is a very heavily revised version of. Ultimately, Schrijvers confronts the end of metaphysics with a phenomenology of love and community, arguing for the radical primacy of togetherness. “ Between Faith and Belief is a book well worth reading and pondering over, regardless of where you fit on the spectrum of metaphysical and post-metaphysical thinking.

Some may find his reading. Metaphysics acknowledges and respects the beauty in ALL of God’s Creation. Metaphysics is religion without dogma. Metaphysics does not explore religious beliefs and laws created by man, but rather, it explores the immutable laws of nature, set by The Creator, God/Universal Presence, in the.

Metaphysics, branch of philosophy whose topics in antiquity and the Middle Ages were the first causes of things and the nature of being. Later, many other topics came to be included under the heading ‘metaphysics.’ The set of problems that now make up the subject.

This book analyzes Kant's pre-critical writings on metaphysics up to aroundpaying particular attention to religious themes and placing these works in the context of Reformation and early modern Protestant theology and its influence on philosophy in that period.

Get this from a library. The metaphysics of religious belief: an essay on the miraculous. [A P Shooman]. A sophisticated yet accessible introduction for students of the philosophy of religion, the second edition of Reason and Religious Belief is ideally suited for use with a companion volume, the authors' OUP anthology, Philosophy of Religion: Selected Readings,2/e, which is designed to parallel the topical sections in this book.

Book XII, on the other hand, is usually considered the culmination of Aristotle's work in metaphysics, and in it he offers his teleological system. Before he draws any grand conclusions, he begins with the idea of substance, of which there are three kinds: changeable and perishable (e.g., plants and animals), changeable and eternal (e.g.

This is a list of some of the most influential and popularly regarded books on the topics of religion, occultism, mysticism, metaphysics and New Age teachings. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it.

The case of God is perhaps the most urgent issue in practical metaphysics, for the simple reason that religious beliefs have the widest ranging practical implications. Such beliefs involve many aspects of life, including emotional responses and moral judgments.

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Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. The Existence of God (Paperback) by. Richard Swinburne (shelved 13 times as philosophy-of-religion) Reason and Religious Belief: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion (Paperback) by.Science and Metaphysics in the Three Religions of the Book Toby E.

Huff* Abstract: The three religions of the Book trace their origins back to the same Abrahamic experience, but only one, Christianity, developed a metaphysical framework consistent with that of modern science.

Both Judaism and Islam.Let’s move onto the second book, which is a classic of philosophy, and often the book which is recommended to people beginning philosophy, Descartes’ Meditations. This is one of the great works of philosophy, Descartes’ Meditations on First Philosophy, published in It’s a short book and it’s a book that many people know because of the famous doctrine of the cogito, ‘I think.