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Pluralism

  • Alan Brill
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Abstract

Religious pluralism is a modern philosophic approach that accepts that one’s religion is not the sole and exclusive source of truth. On the social level, this approach cherishes difference and diversity. Unlike the universalists who see the possibility for all to come to the same truth, pluraliste stress the inadequate nature of any truth. Pluralism sees an impossibility of a universal truth available to all people, suggesting instead that each religion has limited access to truth. They look forward to each religion playing a positive role in the enrichment of the world.

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Human Dignity Faith Community Truth Claim Religious Pluralism Universal Truth 
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