Sin: Original and Otherwise
Lecture no. 6 from the course: Understanding the Dark Side of Human Nature
Taught by Professor Daniel Breyer | 34 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
How would you know if you had committed a sin, and what would its consequences be? From the words of Jesus to Thomas Aquinas, Augustine, and modern theologians, you’ll explore the Christian concepts of sin and how they relate to a secular notion of evil. Is it even possible to sin without a divine lawmaker? Indian Buddhist philosophers say that it is.