The concept of god, divinities and spirits in african traditional religious ontology has been so misunderstood by many scholars to the point of seeing africans as people who did not know the supreme being nor worship him. The concepts that god rested on the seventh day of creation, that god wrestled with one of his soldiers, that god is an envious plotter against mankind, and that god is incarnate in any human being are considered blasphemy from the islamic point of view. These concepts demand either the existence of a standard to make such evaluations, or an understanding what these concepts mean each of us are born with an innate sense of morality we each fundamentally know what is right and wrong. Religion is a pervasive and significant cultural phenomenon, so people who study culture and human nature have sought to explain the nature of religion, the nature of religious beliefs, and the reasons why religions exist in the first place there have been as many theories as theorists, it seems. Plato and the existence of god february 8, 1996 is it the concept of a single god, that is, of a monotheistic religion is it the concept of god the maker of heaven and earth, of all that is seen and unseen is it the concept of the logos that was in the beginning, the logos that was in god, the logos that was god.
Philosophy of religion is the branch of philosophy that is concerned with the philosophical study of religion, including arguments over the nature and existence of god, religious language, miracles, prayer, the problem of evil, and the relationship between religion and other value-systems such as science and ethics. If you take islam religion, the specific representation of god is allah and its philosophy is about the formless aspect of god, opposes the concept of human incarnation etc its language is called urdu and muslim habits about dress, food etc, are called as islam culture. Common concept of god in hinduism: hinduism is commonly perceived as a polytheistic religion indeed, most hindus would attest to this, by professing belief in multiple gods. Why there is no god provides simple, easy-to-understand counterpoints to the most popular arguments made for the existence of god each chapter presents a concise explanation of the argument, followed by a response illustrating the problems and fallacies inherent in it.
The theistic concept of god outlined in in existence this is the monist view described above in summary it may be recapitulated that this single reality is god, that existence belongs solely to god and all other entities have but a contingent reality the religion of god and his divine law are the most potent instruments and the. The best argument for the existence of god will be a “big-picture” kind of argument god doesn’t believe in atheists the bible teaches that atheists are not really atheists. The concept of god mankind has created a plethora of gods some are ancient in origin, while others were developed relatively recently most of the gods have evolved from a core group of deities. Religion & theology explaining einstein's understanding of an analysis of fahrenheit 451 god the importance of the fashion business management in my life as the universe / reality a knowledge of the existence of something we philosophy and understanding the concept of religion and existence of god the proof of god's existence understanding the.
There are numerous religions, all claiming that they alone have god's words preserved in their holy book, that they alone understand god's nature, that their god exists and that the gods of other religions do not. All religions advocate the concept of one god in hinduism also, basic concept is the same though there are many gods all gods are originated from the universal creator brahma god is the supreme power an enlightened human being is worshiped as god himself read more about hindu concept of god. Hence god is created by human and religion is the evolution of the belief in the existence of god plus the rites and rituals developed to venerate the god however, not all religions are theistic or god-centric.
Many people find it difficult to understand hinduism because of the numerous deities, scriptures and schools of thought the difficulty is primarily due to the popular concept of god – that there is a god sitting somewhere up in the heavens and controlling the happenings on earth. Philosophy of religion since the 19th century it is a short but significant step from postulating the existence of god as a condition of morality to regarding the idea of god as a “projection” of human concerns. As an “a priori” argument, the ontological argument tries to “prove” the existence of god by establishing the necessity of god’s existence through an explanation of the concept of existence or necessary being. A history of god examines the familiar images of deity as presented in the bible and koran and traces the evolution and interrelation of the various christian, jewish, and islamic interpretations of the divine figure through balanced analysis of historic and holy texts and extensive use of ancient art and artifacts, we'll follow the long road.
So the concept of god, although not ignored, is positioned as mysterious and unspeakable in these faiths these religions believed that non-attachment to the world is the supreme goal and attachment to god is still attachment, nonetheless. They saw this was a good time to organize people in the name of atheism and introduce them to the religion of the unknowable god, otherwise known as the creator god unknown the atheists of greek knew about this in the days of paul, the apostle. 1 what are science and religion, and how do they interrelate 11 a brief history of the field of science and religion since the 1960s, scholars in theology, philosophy, history, and the sciences have studied the relationship between science and religion. In the bible, then, we see that god has the capacity to do work (ie influence the universe) not because the concept of energy applies to him, but because he is able to apply the concept of energy to the universe.