Three Concepts of God in the Contemporary Christian Philosophy; A Critical Survey

Hasan Ahmadizadeh

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2014, Pages 1-20

  Today Christian theology, more than ever, is dealt with the problem of the existence and knowledge of God and especially the relation between God's knowledge and His Will, on the one hand, and human Will, on the other hand. In the contemporary era, with the advent of new philosophical beliefs in the ...  Read More

The ideal of Armanshahr

mehdi behniafar

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2014, Pages 21-41

  This paper is a critical study on Armanshahr; based on Mortaza Motahari’s Views, a recently published book. Armanshahr in Persian means utopia. Dedicating to Motahari’s Islamic views on Utopia (Armanshahr), this book extracts and analyzes the outlines of Motahari’s views on Islamic ...  Read More

Pascal's wager and the many gods objection

amirhosein zadyusefi; Mohammad saeedimehr

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2014, Pages 43-66

  Pascal’s Wager is one of the arguments which is used to defend the rationality of ‘God exists’ proposition. One of the most important objections to Pascal’s Wager is called The Many Gods Objection (MGO). In this paper, we, firstly, present one of the most common versions of Pascal’s ...  Read More

Avoiding philosophy in the school of Tafkik

mohsen abbasnejad

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2014, Pages 67-85

  Mirza Mehdy Isfahani in the area of Mashhad was the founder of a school that later became known as the School of Tafkik (Separation). Mohammad Reza Hakimi coined the title ‘Tafkik’ to indicate this intellectual school. For him, this school is a worldview that distinguishes human knowledge ...  Read More

Critical analysis of similarity argument concerning cognitive nature of mystical experience; concentrating on William J. Wainwright's point of view

Hossein tosi; reza akbari

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2014, Pages 87-110

  William Wainwright believes that mystical experience has the same structure as sense experience and thus tries to prove the cognitive validity of this experience based on the similarity between the two experiences and the principle of credulity. This kind of argument can also be found in different expressions ...  Read More

Some characteristics of meaningful life in Islam

Ismail Alikhani

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2014, Pages 111-132

  Meaning of life is an important topic in philosophy, ethics, biological philosophy, philosophy of religion sand psychology. Although this topic is new and appeared after Modernism, it has a long history in theistic religions and is associated with the issue of human being, his life and the world have ...  Read More