This lesson introduces the philosophy of religion, discussing how it differs from other fields concerned with religion, and its key characteristics.
This lesson takes a look at four common philosophical approaches, discussing their relevance to the philosophy of religion, offering comparisons and contrasts.
The problem of defining "religion," as well as the failures to define it and ways to characterize it, are examined from a philosophical perspective.
Explore the relationship between philosophy and religion, taking a look at rationalism and fideism, as well as four defining historical paradigms.
Examine what a truth claim is, the kinds of claims made and their functions within religions, as well as four paradigms that address truth claim conflicts.
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