The nature of faith from Molla Sadra view point

Document Type : Research Paper


1 Associate University Secretary martyr Rajai

2 MA in Islamic Philosophy and Theology Teacher Training University martyr Rajai


One of the most challenging and yet the key issues in the history of Islamic thought , the issue of "faith" that in many ways , has been the focus of scholars . As a wise theologian Mulla Muslim faith considers safe matter , as a devout faith, and against the denial of the right to be safe , even though his faith with various concepts such as authentication , Wisdom , Light , Unity definition of wisdom , but in his view , " knowledge " is the most important element in the "faith ". Sadra imitative faith and knowledge discovery from a variety of faith ; "action" out of the realm of faith makes sense .
Although his faith as science knows it is therefore imperative that the provisions of the Syriac Mshkk , with the lowest levels of perfection and the perfect imitation of faith , without argument , and the highest it , is far to -it is erfani be . Transcendent Wisdom , he managed according to the principles of the four key characteristics of knowledge , knowledge of the existence of something ; relationship between faith and good deeds , and much faith in the idea of religious merit , and benefited from the faith and will provide a new explanation , although this criticism is also imperative to note that the theoretical discussion , the element of friendship and love , no noteworthy.