Volume 12 (2024)
Volume 11 (2023)
Volume 10 (2021)
Volume 9 (2020)
Volume 8 (2019)
Volume 7 (2018)
Volume 6 (2017)
Volume 5 (2016)
Volume 4 (2015)
Volume 3 (2014)
Volume 2 (2013)
Volume 1 (2012)
The Privation Theory of Evil; Challenges and Responses

Fatemeh Rafati; Mohammad Sa’idi Mehr

Volume 8, Issue 1 , May 2019, , Pages 105-127

Abstract
  The Privation Theory of Evil (PT) is a general theory about the nature of evil according to which all kinds of evil have a privative (or negative) nature. During the Middle Ages some great philosopher-theologians such as Augustine and Aquinas endorsed (PT). After being neglected for a long time, recently ...  Read More

A Comparative Study of Islamic and Christian Approaches to Original Sin on the Basis of Allameh Tabataba’i’s and Augustine’s View Points

Maryam Khoshdel Rowhan; Roqayyeh Bigdeli

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2013, , Pages 19-46

Abstract
  The doctrine of original sin is one of the underlying beliefs in Christianity. According to this doctrine, the nature of human being is sinful due to the sin committed by Adam, and, therefore, Jesus should be sacrificed for the redemption of the whole world. Augustine discusses this issue in detail. ...  Read More

Augustine's Solution to the Problem of Original Sin on the Basis of Faith and Grace Principles

Zahra Mahmoud Kelayeh; Reza Akbarian; Mohammad Sa’idi Mehr; reza akbari

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2013, , Pages 87-104

Abstract
  It can be said that Augustine's cardinal problem in his whole intellectual life was finding an answer to the crucial question that what had made attaining happiness for human being so difficult or even impossible. Augustine's answer was sin. Having this answer in mind, he attempted to find a solution ...  Read More