Divine eternal perspective and the problem of pointless evil

Saba Fereidouni; Seyed Hassan Hosseini; Alireza Mansouri

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 1-22

  In the current study, firstly, we will argue that the main challenge of evil to western theism is not the occurrence of undesirable states of affairs, but the existence of pointless evil in the world. Secondly, considering the distinction between temporal perspective and eternal perspective, we will ...  Read More

A Critical Study on the Relationship between Knowledge and Religion in Max Weber’s Sociology of Religion

Amir Sadeghi; Mansour Nasiri

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 23-44

  In this paper, I tried to elucidate Weber's view on the relationship between knowledge and religion as one of his most important views from the point of view of his "Sociology of Religion" and show how Weber's vision results in a conflict between knowledge in the general sense of it (including empirical ...  Read More

Comparison of Sadr al-Din Shirazi's and Martin Heidger's views on Death with the comments of Henry Corbin

hazhir mehri; alireza monsefi; ali asghar mosleh

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 45-65

  Sadr-al-Mutallihin would consider it as the soul perfection and it’s existentially separation from the body. According to him, being is of some levels, and death is on their borders by which human being could ascend a high level of being, that is, the Heaven. Therefore, death is not the end of ...  Read More

Multivariate Analysis of the Meaning of Life in Mulla Sadra's Philosophy

Abdollah Salavati; einollah khademi; Leila Poor Akbar

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 67-90

  The central issue of this paper is to examine and analyze the plurality of meaning of life from the viewpoint of Mulla Sadra. In this paper, the authors explain the plurality of meaning in life by defining the meaning of life and examining different theories about this issue. Then, using the foundations ...  Read More

Assessment and critical comparison of Tabataba'i, Motahari and Javadi Amoli's views on the unity of existence and its theological elements

marzieh rezaie; Hamidreza Ayatollahy; Mohammad saeedimehr

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 91-109

  One of the important issues in the philosophy of religion is the issue of the unity of the world and its relation to the unity of God. These different perceptions of the unity of the universe have been challenged by the unity of existence.In this paper, we are going to elucidate the viewpoints of the ...  Read More

free will, manifestation of immaterial substance of soul or an emergent property?

mohammadmahdi amosoltani; masuod azarbayejani

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 111-136

  Property emergentism as a new and advanced theory than materialism and physicalism and having more correspondent with sciences such as physics, neurology and biology, in spite of the acceptance of mental states, powers and casuality denies the immaterial subestance of soul / mind , and ultimately depends ...  Read More