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The sceptical approach to religion.

Paul Elmer More

The sceptical approach to religion.

by Paul Elmer More

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion -- Philosophy,
  • Skepticism,
  • Incarnation

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination201 p.
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23315148M
    LC Control Number59000449

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This beautifully expressed and carefully developed approach to The sceptical approach to religion. book belief, has been called, "an invaluable contribution to the treasury of Christian thought" (Living Church), and “the finest rational approach to religious belief I have ever read.” (William Lyon Phelps).Originally published in Author: Paul Elmer More.

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Princeton, Princeton University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Paul Elmer More. THE SCEPTICAL APPROACH TO RELIGION. [Note: in the following text footnotes are put in square brackets, andindented in the same manner as extensive quotations.] THE SCEPTICAL APPROACH TO RELIGION.

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By Paul Elmer More. Princeton: Princeton University Press. CHARLES F. RONAYNE. This book is not an invitation to relativism or a "soft" approach to evidence in dealing with religious questions, but it is a reminder that the well of doubts is bottomless, and all of us must come to terms with that.

Even the atheist can take this lesson to heart, I s: Scientific skepticism. The Workshop and the World: What Ten Thinkers Can Teach Us About Science and Authority. Norton & Company. 1st. Andrew Dickson White. Religious skeptIcism. A history of the warfare of science with theology in Christendom, vol.

A sceptical approach to ‘the everyday’: Relating Stanley Cavell and Human Geography In her more recent and fascinating book, Sex, or the Unbearable, in William James’ influential text The Varieties of Religious Experience, scepticism was relegated to. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

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Iss.1, Article 7. Stoicism, despite the sceptical arguments brought against its theology, provided an intellectual basis for intrinsically valuable social connections, which were an important concern for Cicero in a number of works, not just in the dialogues on religion.

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