Medieval Philosophy and Theology



Ghazali on Miracles and Necessary Connection


GEORGE GIACAMAN  a1 and RAJA BAHLUL a1
a1 Birzeit University

Abstract

I. INTRODUCTION

Ever since Muslim thinkers came into contact with Greek Philosophy and science in the seventh century, the relation between Islamic philosophy and theology has been an uneasy one. Muslim philosophers often felt compelled to defend their philosophical activities against the suspicions and attacks of the theologians, and some developed considerable energy and effort to the harmonization of philosophy and religion on some fundamental points.