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  •  An Introduction to ‘Irfan
    An Introduction to ‘Irfan
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    An Introduction to ‘Irfan

    An Introduction to ‘IrfanRate this post Theoretical ‘irfan, as said before, is concerned with ontology, and discusses God, the world, and the human being. This aspect of ‘irfan resembles theological philosophy (falsafeh-ye ilahi), which also seeks to describe being. Like theological philosophy, ‘irfan also defines its subject, essential principles and problems, but whereas philosophy relies […]

  •  The Perfect Man
    The Perfect Man
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    The Perfect Man

    The Perfect ManRate this post The subject under discussion is the perfect man from the viewpoint of Islam. A perfect man means an exemplary human being, who is superior and exalted, or any other interpretation that one can make. Like everything else, a human being may be perfect or imperfect, and sound or defective. A […]

  •  Our philosophy
    Our philosophy
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    Our philosophy

    Our philosophyRate this post An inquiry into the system of the laws which govern the process of history and the effects which historical events produce on the life of society is one of the most important needs of our society at the present juncture. An insight into this system is essential for the continued vitality […]

  •  Eternity of Moral Values
    Eternity of Moral Values
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    Eternity of Moral Values

    Eternity of Moral ValuesRate this post Before entering the discussion concerning the eternity of moral values it should be noted that according to the philosophies of being’ reality and knowledge as well as moral values are considered to be permanent. Though here I will not be concerned with the permanence of reality, but it is […]

  •  The Philosophy of the Religion of Islam: A Preliminary Introduction
    The Philosophy of the Religion of Islam: A Preliminary Introduction
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    The Philosophy of the Religion of Islam: A Preliminary Introduction

    The Philosophy of the Religion of Islam: A Preliminary IntroductionRate this post The Philosophy of the Religion of Islam: A Preliminary Introduction The interest of Western scholars in the development of Islamic philosophical thought has been comparatively small. There appear to be two reasons for this neglect: the nature of the subject matter and the […]

  •  Theology And Metaphysics In Nahj Al Balaghah
    Theology And Metaphysics In Nahj Al Balaghah
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    Theology And Metaphysics In Nahj Al Balaghah

    Theology And Metaphysics In Nahj Al BalaghahRate this post One of the fundamental issues dealt with in the Nahj al-balaghah relates to theological and metaphysical problems. In all, there are about forty places in the sermons, letters, and aphorisms where these matters are discussed. Some of these pertain to the aphorisms, but more often the […]

  • Philosophical Theology
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    Philosophical Theology

    Philosophical TheologyRate this post Knowing God In this section the main emphasis is on the Eminent Greek Philosophers i.e. ‘Plato’ and ‘Aristotle’. However, it is appropriate first to briefly look into the theology during “The Period Of Fantasies” and “The Cosmologists Before Socrates” and then during the time of Socrates. Chapter One: Period of Fantasy […]

  • Epistemology of Prophethood in Islam
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    Epistemology of Prophethood in Islam

    Epistemology of Prophethood in IslamRate this post Dr. Jalal al-Haqq Revelation as a medium of information about the content of reality has not been particularly a subject of scholarly interest in Western tradition of philosophy and philosophical theology. Medievalists talked of `revelation’ but they did not mean by it an epistemic activity in which God […]

  • The Relationship between Philosophy and Theology in the Postmodern Age
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    The Relationship between Philosophy and Theology in the Postmodern Age

    The Relationship between Philosophy and Theology in the Postmodern AgeRate this post Dr. Muhammad Legenhausen When I was a student at a Catholic high school in Queens, New York, I was taught that although philosophy is the mother of the sciences, she is also the handmaid of theology. Sometimes the dialogue between philosophy and theology […]

  • Philosophical Theology
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    Philosophical Theology

    Philosophical TheologyRate this post Knowing God In this section the main emphasis is on the Eminent Greek Philosophers i.e. ‘Plato’ and ‘Aristotle’. However, it is appropriate first to briefly look into the theology during “The Period Of Fantasies” and “The Cosmologists Before Socrates” and then during the time of Socrates. Chapter One: Period of Fantasy […]

  • The Problem of Contradiction in Islamic Philosophy
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    The Problem of Contradiction in Islamic Philosophy

    The Problem of Contradiction in Islamic PhilosophyRate this post by : Martyr Murtuda Mutahhari Introduction He makes the night enter into the day and makes the day to enter into the night and brings forth the living from the dead and brings forth the dead from the living. (The Holy Quran) Conflict, collision and struggle […]

  • Who was Ibn Saba?
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    Who was Ibn Saba?

    Who was Ibn Saba?Rate this post The mercenary writers whose goal is to split the Muslims allege that a Yemenite Jew from Sana’, Abdullah Ibn Saba (also called Ibn al-Sawda), adopted Islam during the reign of the third Caliph ‘Uthman. They allege that Ibn Saba, through some doctrines that he spread among Muslims, was a […]

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