Agnosticism and other sermons preached in St. Peter"s, Cranley Gardens, 1883-4 by Alfred Williams Momerie

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Published by W. Blackwood and Sons in Edinburgh .

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Statementby A.W. Momerie.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 84/5178 (B)
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Paginationvi, 397, 24 p.
Number of Pages397
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Open LibraryOL2906478M
LC Control Number84136067

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Agnosticism and other sermons book In a series of spirited essays and lectures on philosophy, religion, and science delivered in England and abroad, Huxley denounced orthodoxy and biblical infallibility; in light of the fact that no irrefutable evidence of the unseen world of religion could be adduced, Huxley espoused a healthy agnosticism con­cerning Cited by: 3.

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When the conversation turns to "what ifs", silently pray to God for support in your argument. This is a spritual battle. And Jesus will show you the chinks in the "agnostic's" armour.

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And He is the radiance of His glory and the exact representation of His nature, and upholds all things by the word of His power. Agnosticism in its primary reference is commonly contrasted with atheism thus: “The Atheist asserts that there is no God, whereas the Agnostic maintains only that he does not know.” This distinction, however, is in two respects misleading: first, Huxley himself certainly rejected as outright false—rather than as not known to be true or false—many widely popular views about.

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