Which are the essential properties of God? Is there a compelling argument for, or against, the existence of God? What role do spiritual practices play in connection to religious claims? What is the impact of gender and race on religious beliefs?
This one-day course offers an introduction to these topical issues in the philosophy of religion. It examines some key issues in the Western Philosophy of Religion and, more specifically, philosophical issues concerning the God of classical theism (in which Jews, Christians and Muslims believe).