THE NORMATIVE CONFLICT: Genuine Conflicts between Religion and Morality

Sagi, Avi; Statman, Daniel
January 1995
Religion & Morality (978-90-5183-838-1);1995, p119
The article discusses the actual conflicts between religion and morality, presented by Kieregaard and Leibowitz. It says that Kierkegaard is a representative of the approach who suggests that a normative conflict between religion and morality is possible, wherein he claims that Abraham is needed to obliterate the ethical because of a religious command. It mentions that the possibility of a normative conflict depends on the notion of God's goodness.


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