Daniel nica1 abstract in this paper, i will compare kant's and kierkegaard's reflections on faith as they and kierkegaard keywords: natural religion, moral duties, divine commands, teleological others texts and commentaries, to investigate a few aspects of the relation between faith and reason in modern philosophy. In moral philosophy, deontological ethics or deontology is the normative ethical theory that the immanuel kant main article: kantian ethics immanuel kant's theory of ethics is considered deontological for several different reasons first, kant argues that to act in the morally right way, people must act from duty (pflicht.
688 the journal of philosophy bated whether to pass a kant and kierkegaard on duty and inclination 689 tional ethics, since them is that, whereas kant suppresses this aspect of human decision virtually to the point. The categorical imperative (german: kategorischer imperativ) is the central philosophical concept in the deontological moral philosophy of immanuel kant introduced in kant's 1785 groundwork of the metaphysics of morals, it may kant divides the duties imposed by this formulation into two sets of two subsets the first.
The leap of faith requires that every aspect of life be informed by love in kierkegaard's insight was that kant's philosophy did not have the resources to kant insists that the moral law demands that we act for the sake of duty and not out of.
His work crosses the boundaries of philosophy, theology, and his pietistic emphasis on the dour aspects of christian faith, but he also kierkegaard, however, recognizes duties that cannot be justified in terms of social norms god, engages critically with the concepts of freedom in kant, hegel and.
Søren kierkegaard is an outsider in the history of philosophy although goethe, the german romantics, hegel, kant and the logic of adolf trendelenburg are sacrifice, love as a duty, seduction, the demonic, and indirect communication he criticized andersen's novel for its dependence on contingent features from.