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Morality and religion

W. W. Bartley

Morality and religion

by W. W. Bartley

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Published by Macmillan .
Written in English


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Statementby W.W. Bartley.
SeriesNew studies in the philosphy of religion
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21273552M

From the Free Press: Sam Harris’s first book, The End of Faith, ignited a worldwide debate about the validity of religion. In the aftermath, Harris discovered that most people—from religious fundamentalists to non-believing scientists—agree on one point: Science has nothing to say on the subject of human values. Indeed, our failure to address questions of meaning and . The moral theory that is based on the claim that morality comes from religion is called Religious Authoritarianism or Divine Command Theory. It means that religion is the authority on moral matters. As you might already suspect, religious authoritarianism has some of the exact same problems as cultural relativism.

This book examines one of the main features of the so-called “religious” or “clerical Enlightenment” of the eighteenth century: the change of emphasis from theological doctrine to moral conduct as the true measure of religious belief. It is often argued that this change reflected the growing influence of secular reason and natural religion, which gradually replaced the Author: Thomas Ahnert. BOOK FOUR: RELIGION AND DHAMMA Book Four, Part I—His Place in His Dhamma. 1. *What is Religion?*?* -- 2. *How Dhamma Differs From Religion* -- 3. *The Purpose of Religion and the Purpose of Dhamma* -- 4. *Morality and Religion* -- 5. *Dhamma and Morality* -- 6. *Mere Morality is not Enough: it must be Sacred and Universal* § 1. What is Religion? 1. The word .

Religion is a strong presence in Laramie, and many people of different faiths are represented in The Laramie Project. For those people, the religious teachings with which they grew up tend to influence the prejudice or acceptance with which they view Matthew e of this, the town’s religious leaders have tremendous power to shape public opinion, and their reactions to . Book Description. Religion and Morality addresses central issues arising from religion's relation to morality. Part I offers a sympathetic but critical appraisal of the claim that features of morality provide evidence for the truth of religious belief. Part II examines divine command theories, objections to them, and positive arguments in their.


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Many believe their morality comes from their religion. But evidence suggests that people’s opinion of what God thinks is actually what they.

Religion and Morality seeks to answer Morality and religion book fundamental questions regarding the relation between religion and morality. The first is the puzzle posed by Socrates, the so-called 'Euthyphro dilemma', which asks: is morality valuable by virtue of its intrinsic importance and worth, or is morality valuable because, and only because, God approves it and commands us to follow its dictates.

Religion and Morality A. Introduction 1. Many people see a very close connection. Many ethical terms have religious connotations or origins. Religious institutions often endorse certain ethical positions or doctrines. Philosophers and others disagree about what the connection is, and whether there even is one.

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