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Towards belief in God

Herbert Henry Farmer

Towards belief in God

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Published by The Macmillan company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • God

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Herbert H. Farmer, D.D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT101 .F16 1943
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv p., 1 l., 15-252 p.
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6449381M
    LC Control Number43003143
    OCLC/WorldCa1136046

    But why pray at all? Every drop in the ocean shares its majesty and has the honour of giving us the ozone of life. That experience has a role to play downstream in the argument as evidence of nonresistance, but it's not at the heart of the argument. It is the part of the New Testament I love best.

    I find the confidence that Schellenberg displays in the latter really fascinating. For example, Newton describes the "laws" of motion. If God had only put a sensus divinitatis in each of our heads that produced an explicit belief in personal ultimism, the argument would be answered. In the Revd. He concluded that the land had indeed risen, and referred to loose rock deposits as "part of the long disputed Diluvium".

    The man of prayer will be at peace with himself and with the whole world, the man who goes about the affairs of the world without a prayerful heart will be miserable and will make the world also miserable. How he would have marvelled at the work being done by astronomical scientists today as they push back the frontiers of our knowledge about space! But, in my judgment, it is precisely differences of this kind which distinguish him so completely from the class of thinkers to which Dr. And the more unlikely the selection, the better proof it is of divine intent. To me God is Truth and Love, God is ethics and morality. We inmates of the Ashram who came here in search of truth and for insistence on truth professed to believe in the efficacy of prayer, but had never up to now made it a matter of vital concern.


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Towards belief in God book

Realization of God It is this unseen power that makes itself felt and yet defies proof, because it is so unlike all that I perceive through out the existence of God to a limited extent.

He failed to note locations of most of his finds, but fortunately recorded mockingbirds and plant life with more care. He transcends speech and reason. It is a call to self-Purification, to inward search.

It was released in -- some thirteen years after the first edition was published. Prayer The Holocaust forces Eliezer to ask horrible questions about the nature of good and evil and about whether God exists. So that perfection in love or non-possession will remain an unattainable ideal as long as we are alive but towards which we must ceaselessly strive.

Beginning of October ditto. During the service, Emma continued to face forward when the congregation turned to face the altar for the Creed, sticking to her Unitarian faith.

One could argue, for instance, that an infinitely loving God would make the beloved always aware that they are attended to and cared for, but Schellenberg fixes on something that should strike us as a little thing to ask of the greatest possible lover.

Francis of Assisi compared with the current occupant of the Oval Office. He is a personal God to those who need His touch. Two more quotes by Darwin in the sixth edition mention the Creator, and these give the Creator credit for starting the "laws" of evolution.

What Darwin Said About God

I feel it, though I do not see it. On the one hand, there are all kinds of relational goods that Schellenberg sets aside because he thinks that a laser focus on belief will provide the strongest possible argument. If no perfectly loving God exists, then God does not exist.

The committee agreed, but Ffinden refused to co-operate, writing that "I had long been aware of the harmful tendencies to revealed religion of Mr.

He is within everyone. Since God is good, his studies teach him, and God is everywhere in the world, the world must therefore be good. That is why in the last resort one must depend on faith.

In my Journal I wrote that whilst standing in the midst of the grandeur of a Brazilian forest, 'it is not possible to give an adequate idea of the higher feelings of wonder, admiration, and devotion, which fill and elevate the mind.

This was the first time that Darwin was exposed to militant freethought and the arguments it aroused. Perhaps Darwin was being more liberal in allowing others to choose to believe in God or not. Paley saw a rational proof of God's existence in the complexity and perfect adaptation to needs of living beings exquisitely fitted to their places in a happy world, while attacking the evolutionary ideas of Erasmus Darwin as coinciding with atheistic schemes and lacking evidence.

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