The Concept of Prayer (Routledge Revivals) by D. Z. Phillips

By D. Z. Phillips

Many modern philosophers think that, earlier than you possibly can talk about prayer, the query of no matter if there's a God or no longer has to be settled. during this identify, first released in 1965, D. Z. Phillips argues that to appreciate prayer is to appreciate what's intended by way of the truth of God. starting by means of putting the matter of prayer inside of a philosophical context, Phillips is going directly to talk about such themes as prayer and the idea that of speaking, prayer and dependence, superstition and the idea that of neighborhood. this can be a attention-grabbing reissue that might be of specific price to scholars with an curiosity within the philosophy of faith, prayer and spiritual experiences extra generally.

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