Specific features of religious feelings

Denis Predko

Abstract



The article reveals defining characteristics of religious feelings – intentionality, sacred status of the object, «self-concept», feeling of the attitude to the sacred object. Attention is paid to the stages of evolution of the brain that correlate with the development of «image of God». The author indicates that the formation of religious feelings helps personification of the image of God, which is happening by joining human to spiritual contact with Him for the purpose of the request for assistance, discuss their desires, problems, etc. It is determined that the constitution of a manifestation of religious feelings depends on «self-concept», and from religious groups, within which they emerge and help to strengthen relations between believers. Religious feeling, broadening the inner life of people, are able to rebuild not only their inner world, but also to affect on the life-world of others. Speaking in a complex and multi-functional phenomenon, religious feelings construct a sensual experience that is formed on the one hand, in the context of the particular biographical situation of the individual, on the other, in the context of some religious tradition. It is emphasized that the previous sensual religious experience plays an important role not only in the process of becoming, deployment of intersubjectivity and also affects on the perceptions of faith in general.


Keywords


religious feeling; intentionality; emotions, sacred object; self-concept; sensory experience; intersubjectivity.

References


Normal

0

false

false

false

MicrosoftInternetExplorer4

/* Style Definitions */

table.MsoNormalTable

{mso-style-name:"Обычная таблица";

mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0;

mso-tstyle-colband-size:0;

mso-style-noshow:yes;

mso-style-parent:"";

mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;

mso-para-margin:0cm;

mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt;

mso-pagination:widow-orphan;

font-size:10.0pt;

font-family:"Times New Roman";

mso-ansi-language:#0400;

mso-fareast-language:#0400;

mso-bidi-language:#0400;}

1.      Berns R. Chto takoe Ya-kontseptsyia? // Rene Berns [Эlektronnыi resurs]. – Rezhym dostupa: http://psyberlink.flogiston.ru/internet/bits/burns0.htm

2.      Bohachov A. Dosvid i sens. Monohrafiia / Andrii Bohachov. – K.: DUKh I LITERA, 2011. – 336 s.

3.    Brentano F. Psihologiya s ehmpiricheskoj tochki zreniya / F. Brentano // Brentano F. Izbrannye raboty. Sostavl., perev. s nem. V. Anashvili. – M.: Dom intellektual'noj knigi, Russkoe fenomenologicheskoe obshchestvo, 1996. – S. 9-91.


4.    Dzhems V. Mnogoobrazie religioznogo opyta / V. Dzhems. – Sankt-Peterburg. «Andreev i synov'ya», 1993. – 418 s.


5.    Kasavina N. A. EHkzistencial'nyj opyt: perezhivanie puti i stanovlenie struktur / N. A. Kasavina // Voprosy filosofii. – 2013. – №7. – S. 63-72.


6.    Malevich T. V. Nejroteologiya: teorii religii i nauka o mozge / T. V. Malevich // Religiovedcheskie issledovaniya. – 2013. – №1-2 (7-8). – S. 51-61.


7.    Novejshij filosofskij slovar' / [Sost. A. A. Gricanov]. – Minsk: Izd. V. M. Skakun, 1998. – 896 s.


8.    Otto R. Svyashchennoe. Ob irracional'nom v idee bozhestvennogo i ego sootnoshenii s racional'nym / R. Otto / [Per. s nem. yaz. A. M. Rutkevich]. – SPb.: ANO «Izd-vo S.-Peterb. Un-ta», 2008. – 272 s.


9.    Rubinshtejn S. L. Osnovy obshchej psihologii / S. L. Rubinshtejn. – SPb.: Piter, 2001. – 720 s.


10.    YAkobsen Torkil'd. Sokrovishcha t'my: Istoriya mesopotamskoj religii / Torkil'd YAkobsen; per. s angl. – M.: Izd. f. «Vostochnaya literatura» RAN, 1995. – 293 s.

11.    American Piety in the 21st Century: New Insights to the Depth and Complexity of Religion in the US. – Baylor university, 2006. – 54 p.

12.    Persinger M. A. Religious and Mystical Experience as Artifacts of Temporal Lobe Function: a general Hypothesis / M. A. Persinger // Perceptual and Motor Skills. – Vol. 57/3 (1983). – P. 1255-1262.

13.    Wenzler L. Das Phanomen des Heiligen in der Korrelation von  Noesis und Noema / L. Wenzler // Klaus Kienzler, Josef Reiter, Ludwig Wenzler (Hg.). Das Heilige im Denken Ansätze und Konturen einer Philosophie der Religion. Zu Ehren von Bernhard Casper. – Münster, 2005. – S. 13-32.


Full Text: PDF (Українська)

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.
Archive
2014 11 31
2015 11 31
2016 1 2
2017 1 2
2018 1 2
2019

User

Journal Content

Browse

Language