Religious Expeirences

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  • Religious experiecnes
    • Religious Experiences
      • Mystical Experiences - direct intimate experience
        • Passive - sense of feeling that one is taken over by superior power
        • Ineffable - can't communicate
        • Noetic - gain knowledge & understanding
        • Transient - short time, long lasting
      • Visions - seen or heard something supernatural / being
        • Imaginary
        • Intellectual
        • Corporeal
      • Conversion - change
        • Unconscious
        • Conscious
      • Non empirical occurrence, and may be perceived as supernatural
        • Religious experiecnes
          • Religious Experiences
            • Mystical Experiences - direct intimate experience
              • Passive - sense of feeling that one is taken over by superior power
              • Ineffable - can't communicate
              • Noetic - gain knowledge & understanding
              • Transient - short time, long lasting
            • Visions - seen or heard something supernatural / being
              • Imaginary
              • Intellectual
              • Corporeal
            • Conversion - change
              • Unconscious
              • Conscious
            • Non empirical occurrence, and may be perceived as supernatural
              • Numinous - feeling of holy, religious awareness and the smaller self
            • FOR: William James
              • Value judgement - meaning
              • Existential Judgement - nature
              • Potential evidence - emotion
            • FOR: Swinburne
              • Principle of credulity
              • Principle of testimony
              • Cumulative Argument - based on all arguments
            • Argument Against
              • Science
                • Freud - illusions which project persons ultimate belief
                • Ramachandran - linked temporal lobe epilepsy to RE - sweated from religious imagery
                • Persinger - stimulating temporal lobe he could induce feeling of RE
              • Philosophy
                • Is it authentic
                • Beyond human experiences
                • Hard to understand
        • Numinous - feeling of holy, religious awareness and the smaller self
      • FOR: William James
        • Value judgement - meaning
        • Existential Judgement - nature
        • Potential evidence - emotion
      • FOR: Swinburne
        • Principle of credulity
        • Principle of testimony
        • Cumulative Argument - based on all arguments
      • Argument Against
        • Science
          • Freud - illusions which project persons ultimate belief
          • Ramachandran - linked temporal lobe epilepsy to RE - sweated from religious imagery
          • Persinger - stimulating temporal lobe he could induce feeling of RE
        • Philosophy
          • Is it authentic
          • Beyond human experiences
          • Hard to understand

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