Faith and Reason
Edited by Professor Paul Helm
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Faith and Reason by Professor Paul Helm
Book DescriptionThe philosophy of religion is an intrinsic part of the richness of western philosophy. This Oxford Reader displays in historical perspective some of the rich dialogue between religion and philosophy over two millennia, beginning with Greek reflections about God and the gods, and ending with twentieth-century debate about faith in a world which tends to reserve its reverence for science. Paul Helm takes as a case study the question of whether the world is eternal, or whether it was created out of nothing, and follows this theme from Plato, through medieval thought, to modern scientific speculation about the beginnings of the universe. The Reader also includes discussion of many other fundamental issues raised by the juxtaposition of faith and reason and, including arguments for and against the existence of God, the relation between religion and ethics, the contrast between reason and revelation as sources of knowledge, and the implications of religious belief for freedom of the will.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780192892904
(234mm x 156mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Oxford Paperbacks
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 21-Jan-1999
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Professor Paul Helm
Varieties of Belief, Paperback (December 2014)
First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Eternal God, Hardback (December 2010)
Paul Helm presents a new, expanded edition of his much praised 1988 book Eternal God , which defends the view that God exists in timeless eternity. Helm argues that divine timelessness is grounded in the idea of God as creator, and that this alone makes possible a proper account of divine omniscience.
Referring to God, Paperback (August 2010)
There is a long tradition of discussion in the philosophy of religion about the problems and possibilities involved in talking about God. This book presents accounts of the problem within Jewish and Christian philosophy.
Reformed Objection to Natural Theology, Hardback (November 2009)» View all books by Professor Paul Helm
Examines three prominent objections to natural theology that have emerged in the Reformed streams of the Protestant theological tradition: objections from the immediacy of our knowledge of God, the noetic effects of sin, and the logic of theistic arguments.
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Author Biography - Professor Paul Helm
Paul Helm is Professor of the History and Philosophy of Religion at King's College, London.
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