Non-revisionary theories aim to explain what religious sentences and utterances mean some of the problems with berkeley’s theory arise from its limited application to only parts of religious language fictionalists argue religious discourse has sufficient pragmatic benefits that we should continue to employ religious language and. Explain the inherent problems of religious language abstract doesn't represent an object or item in the empirical world do not equate to any physical object or item.
Transcript of inherent problems of religious language inherent problems of religious language by: amanda de valliere religious language is used to describe a statements or claims made about a god or gods it is used to help people understand certain aspects of a religion trying to explain gods nature is seen as pointless by some as it. The problem of religious language religious language is the communication ideas about god, faith, belief and practise the problem with the communication of these ideas is that behind the words used are concepts individuals have different understandings of the concepts and this might result in differences of interpretation and meaning. A2 religious studies: religious language he said that religious language is rooted in the language of mythology, and said that myths are ways of trying to explain something through the use of storytelling - a fictional story conveying an objective truth.
Here is a typical philosophical problem of religious language if god is infinite, then words used to describe finite creatures might not adequately describe god i'm not a big fan of this statement lets put it this way, there are plenty of things in physics that are difficult to explain, take quantum physics for example.
Religious language is used to describe a statements or claims made about a god or gods it is used to help people understand certain aspects of a religion generally the use of language is important as it helps us communicate are feelings and thoughts. What is the problem of religious language what are 2 problems with the verifiability theory what function does natural theology play for christian philosophers what is the distinction between natural theology and revealed theology explain the distinction between an argument being valid, sound, or a successful proof (this is a review of. Religious language the term religious language refers to statements or claims made about god or gods here is a typical philosophical problem of religious language if god is infinite, then words used to describe finite creatures might not adequately describe god.
Explain the problems of religious language (30) some words used within religious language may be viewed as contradictory to our inherent beliefs and logical view as human beings one example of this would be the story of the ‘virgin mary’ as there is no logical explanation to how she gave birth.