Divine Philosophy and The Frankfurt School’s Critical Theory

Vahid Houston Ranjbar
10 min readMay 30, 2021
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“Philosophy is of two kinds: natural and divine. Natural philosophy seeks knowledge of physical verities and explains material phenomena, whereas divine philosophy deals with ideal verities and phenomena of the spirit.” ʻAbdu’l-Bahá, the son of the prophet founder of the Bahá’í Faith, explained at talk given during his 1912 visit to North America, “..divine philosophy — which has for

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Vahid Houston Ranjbar

I am a research physicist working on beam and spin dynamics. I like to write about connections between science and religion.