A. Background of the Study
There are many definitions of atheism. As defined by the American Heritage Dictionary (2000), the word “atheism” comes from the negative, “a” which means “no”, and “theos” which means “God”. Hence atheism in...
a) Christians believe many different things about God's nature; due to the huge spectrum of Christians that there are. However, as a general rule they perceive God as being one of the following four things:
Personal where God is represented as a human being. Christians believe this because it...
Why believe in God?
For my adult Catholic trying to lead the Christ-life, it is useful to recall the reasons for believing. It is helpful to review why we know that God is exists.
Is there a God? Is there a God above and beyond us all? Above our life and death, above our joys and sorrows, above ou...
DIALOGUES ABOUT GOD
A series in dialogue form, explicating foundational problems in the philosophy of existence, knowledge, and value
Professor Dale Jacquette Senior Professorial Chair in Theoretical Philosophy University of Bern, Switzerland In the tradition of Plato, Berkele...
Does God exist? Is there evidence for the existence of God?
Question: "Does God exist? Is there evidence for the existence of God?"
Answer: The existence of God cannot be proved or disproved. The Bible says that we must accept by faith the fact that God exists: “And without faith it is impos...
Also by Richard Dawkins
The Selfish Gene The Extended Phenotype The Blind Watchmaker River Out of Eden Climbing Mount Improbable Unweaving the Rainbow A Devil's Chaplain The Ancestor's Tale
THE GOD DELUSION
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A question that is often discussed and debated is “does the existence of evil and suffering in our world prove there is no God?” This question raises attention of many people and is thought about worldwide. God is seen as almighty, powerful and worshiped, but this raises the question of why woul...
Can one be moral and not believe in God?
September 26, 2011
The argument set forth is best understood by the first line given by Hamlet in Act 3, Scene 1 in this 1600 play, “Hamlet,” written by William Shakespeare (1600).
“To be, or not to be, that is the question:
HZT 4U; God within the Philosophy of Religion
Monday, December 09, 2013
The belief of/on God is the main purpose and basis of religions and the route/source of all peace and conflicts between human vs. human, human vs. self, human vs. religion and human vs....
Emily Dickinson: Her View of God
Emily Dickinson had a view of God and His power that was very strange
for a person of her time. Dickinson questioned God, His power, and the people
in the society around her. She did not believe in going to church because she
felt as though she couldn't find any...
My God, Why Have You Forsaken Me?
by Alison Anne Kuhns
The novel Absalom Absalom! by William Faulkner is filled with biblical references, from the creation story to Abraham, from David and Goliath to the story of Ham. Faulkner infuses the novel with biblical language, making it impossible to i...
René Descartes (1596-1650)
René Descartes (1596-1650) is one of the most important Western philosophers of the past few centuries. During his lifetime, Descartes was just as famous as an original physicist, physiologist and mathematician. But it is as a highly original philosopher that he is most...
Many commend Margaret Atwood for her ability of depicting individual and worldly troubles of universal concern (Study Guide). Over thirty years, Atwood has written more than twenty volumes of verse, novels, and nonfiction. Although she is noted for all of these volumes, she is better known for her n...
This book written by author, William J. O'Malley asks the questions about God and the existence of God. O'Malley tries to show people why faith in a God is important and in this book he goes through atheism, science, and different world religions to make a case for the profound significance of God....
Chapter 4 - The Deep Structure of Culture
Our interpretation of reality determines how we define the world and how we interact in that world. We believe the source of how a culture views the world can be found in its deep structure. It is this deep structure that unifies and makes...
PHILOSOPHY OF RELIGION
Ques: The purported proofs of God’s existence do not defeat the claim that God does not exist. Critically discuss by looking at the arguments for and against the existence of God and state your position to this end.
Over the centuries, there have been many attempt...
Justice, Community, and the Coming Kingdom
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Customer Relationship Management And Importance Of Relationship Marketing
In The Banking Sector
This project report is being submitted as a part of the requirements of the MBA Program of Bangalore University.
The project has been undertaken
Why do many Muslims attach as much importance to memorizing the Quran as to studying its meaning?
According to the teachings of Islam the Quran is Allah’s eternal speech, in terms of its meaning as well as its letter and sound and is the last of the heavenly books revealed by God to the l...