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Religion, truth, and language-games

by Patrick Sherry

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Published by Barnes & Noble Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wittgenstein, Ludwig, 1889-1951,
  • Religion -- Philosophy,
  • Language and languages -- Religious aspects

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPatrick Sherry.
    SeriesLibrary of philosophy and religion
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL51 .S5226 1977
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 234 p. ;
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5212637M
    ISBN 100064962369
    LC Control Number75041579

    Every religion contains truth in its teachings and can facilitate the individual's quest for God. Yet no religion, book, or age has all the truth or a monopoly on any part of it. “It is a fallacy for any group of religionists to conceive of their creed as The Truth ; such attitudes bespeak more of theological arrogance than of certainty of faith. Two by Twos is one of the names used to denote an international, the church founded by Irvine is the only religion known to have had its origin and early development in Ireland. churches began noticing their congregations thinning after exposure to the Two by Two fication: Protestant, Anti-Trinitarian.

      1. Christianity ( billion followers) - The Holy Bible (Old Testament and New Testament) 2. Islam ( billion followers) - The Quran 3. Hinduism (1 billion followers) - The Vedas 4. Buddhism ( million followers) - Tripitaka (Pali Canon) 5. S. This book, The Religion of Truth, treats these basic and great subjects. We should know that the only way for our salvation in this life and in the hereafter is to know, for sure, our Lord who created us, believe in Him, and worship Him Alone. We should also know our prophet whom Allah had sent to us and to mankind, believe in Him and follow him.

      The more we understand the history of religion and how the books were written, the less validity religions have Seeking truth is not "luciferian". Christians are so sure they are "right". What illustration helps us to see that not all religions teach the truth? 3 While all religions claim to offer reliable guidance about serving God, their ideas differ. They teach many different things about who God is and what he expects of us.


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Religion, truth, and language-games / Patrick Sherry Macmillan London Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's Religion documentation for further citation fields that may be required. The publication of two new books by Professor D.Z. Phillips (2) provides a suitable opportunity to consider some recent attempts to apply Wittgenstein's philosophy to religious issues.

I shall concentrate mainly on Phillips' work, with particular reference to his treatment of the question of religious truth, but I shall also discuss some other Cited by: 4. Religion: A Study in Beauty, Truth, and Goodness covers the wide array of elements, including the concepts of ultimate being, scripture, ritual, morality, and beauty, which make up the fascinating entity known as religion.

Taking a phenomenological approach that emphasizes the standpoint of the religious believer--a view from the inside of religion--Kent Richter uses the categories of. The purpose of this book is to encourage the reader to think more logically, philosophically and universally, about finding truth in religion.

Mortimer Adler takes a look at the ten major world religions and divides them into two main camps: explicitly credal and explicitly by: 6. This book is a compilation of lectures delivered mainly between and by Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger, now Pope Benedict XVI, on faith, religion, culture, truth and tolerance.

He has brought them together in the context of exploring how religions can "relate to one another peacefully" and contribute to educating man towards peace, an urgent goal for the world today/5(29).

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The power and endurance of religion cannot be understood independently of myths. The Christian religion, for example, does not rest just on a belief in God, even though many unreflective adherents seem to think so, nor does it rest upon belief in the divine nature of its founder.

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Religion is designed to focus the people's attention and energy on a single, unchanging, uncompromising and invisible supreme being who allegedly created an inferior human race just for some extra companionship and love for himself and then supposedly foisted a set of oppressive and in some cases arbitrary rules on them, which if broken would.

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Truth and Religion Reconsidered: An Analytical Approach. Andrzej Bronk The Catholic University of Lublin [email protected] ABSTRACT: I discuss some of the problems of the application of the notion of truth to religion. After introductory remarks on the problem called truth and religion to show the peculiarity and.The magisterium of the Catholic Church is the church's authority or office to establish teachings.

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