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The Resource God and the reach of reason : C.S. Lewis, David Hume, and Bertrand Russell, Erik J. Wielenberg

God and the reach of reason : C.S. Lewis, David Hume, and Bertrand Russell, Erik J. Wielenberg

Label
God and the reach of reason : C.S. Lewis, David Hume, and Bertrand Russell
Title
God and the reach of reason
Title remainder
C.S. Lewis, David Hume, and Bertrand Russell
Statement of responsibility
Erik J. Wielenberg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wielenberg, Erik J.
Dewey number
210.92
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lewis, C. S.
  • Hume, David
  • Russell, Bertrand
  • Philosophical theology
Label
God and the reach of reason : C.S. Lewis, David Hume, and Bertrand Russell, Erik J. Wielenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The love of God and the suffering of humanity -- The problem -- Hume's presentation of the problem -- Lewis's attempt to solve the problem -- Divine omnipotence -- Divine goodness and human happiness -- God's three uses of pain -- The case of Ivan Ilyich -- The incompleteness of Lewis's solution -- Beyond nature -- The moral argument -- Lewis's presentation of the argument -- Russell's objection -- Lewis's attack on dualism -- Godless objective morality -- The argument from reason -- The argument from desire -- Miracles -- Debating miracles in the 18th century -- Preliminary skirmish -- Hume's main assault -- Lewis's counter-attack -- The fitness of the incarnation -- Lewis's mitigated victory and the trilemma -- Faith, design, and true religion -- Faith -- Lewis and russell on faith -- Christian obstinacy -- Hume and evidentialism -- Design -- Hume on design -- Lewis on design -- Russell on design -- True religion -- Hume : true religion and sick men's dreams -- Lewis and Russell : true religion as the conquest of selfishness -- Lewis on disputes about dogma and the separation of church and state
Control code
000041381286
Extent
243 p.
Isbn
9780521707107
Label
God and the reach of reason : C.S. Lewis, David Hume, and Bertrand Russell, Erik J. Wielenberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The love of God and the suffering of humanity -- The problem -- Hume's presentation of the problem -- Lewis's attempt to solve the problem -- Divine omnipotence -- Divine goodness and human happiness -- God's three uses of pain -- The case of Ivan Ilyich -- The incompleteness of Lewis's solution -- Beyond nature -- The moral argument -- Lewis's presentation of the argument -- Russell's objection -- Lewis's attack on dualism -- Godless objective morality -- The argument from reason -- The argument from desire -- Miracles -- Debating miracles in the 18th century -- Preliminary skirmish -- Hume's main assault -- Lewis's counter-attack -- The fitness of the incarnation -- Lewis's mitigated victory and the trilemma -- Faith, design, and true religion -- Faith -- Lewis and russell on faith -- Christian obstinacy -- Hume and evidentialism -- Design -- Hume on design -- Lewis on design -- Russell on design -- True religion -- Hume : true religion and sick men's dreams -- Lewis and Russell : true religion as the conquest of selfishness -- Lewis on disputes about dogma and the separation of church and state
Control code
000041381286
Extent
243 p.
Isbn
9780521707107

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