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Paley; evidences for the man

M. L. Clarke

Paley; evidences for the man

by M. L. Clarke

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Published by University of Toronto Press in [Toronto, Buffalo] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paley, William, 1743-1805

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] M. L. Clarke.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX5199.P26 C55 1974
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 161 p.
    Number of Pages161
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5438157M
    ISBN 100802021123
    LC Control Number73086991
    OCLC/WorldCa1007873

    William Paley— Evidences of Christianity The Second Coming of Christ. When Jesus was taken up into heaven and a cloud had received him out of sight, two heavenly visitants appeared unto the men of Galilee and said, "This same Jesus, which is taken up from you into heaven, shall so come in like manner as ye have seen him go into heaven.". William Paley, an important influence on Charles Darwin, who studied theology at Christ College in Cambridge, gave a well-known rendition of the teleological argument for God. During he published Natural Theology, or Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity collected from the Appearances of Nature.

    William Paley (–) was an English archdeacon and theologian known mainly for a book he wrote. The book is Natural Theology: or Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity Collected from the Appearance of Nature 1 (he is less well known for his fervent opposition to slave trade and denunciation of slavery in an earlier book 2). About the work. William Paley in his Natural Theology; or Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity, Collected from the Appear-ances of Nature 1 argues for the existence of God based upon the intricate design of the universe. On Paley’s view, just as the function and com-.

    William Paley’s A View of the Evidences of Christianity () stands both chronologically and conceptually between his two better-known works, The Principles of Moral and Political Philosophy. Natural theology: or, Evidences of the existence and attributes of the Deity, collected from the appearances of nature. by Paley, William, ; Holley, Horace, fmo.


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Paley; evidences for the man. [Toronto], [Buffalo] University of Toronto Press [] (OCoLC) Named Person: William Paley; William Paley; William Paley: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: M L Clarke.

Paley's Evidences provides a clean, well thought-through, and in many ways common-sense defense of the truth of Christianity. Common-sense, that is, of a form not commonly seen even among apologists today. This book has value not only for the arguments it puts forth but for training in the manner of thinking that led to them/5(10).

evidences of christianity. by william paley, d.d. a new edition. london: printed by and sons, stamford street. the honourable and right reverend.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. William Paley (Paley, William, ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available. Paley, William, Evidences of Christianity (London: W. Clowes and Sons, ) (multiple formats Paley; evidences for the man book CCEL) Paley, William, Natural Theology: or, Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity (12th edition, ) (HTML at Darwin Online).

In the book, Paley strenuously supported the abolition of the slavery trade. He influenced the thinking of Englishmen regarding slavery. It was at that time his writing became popular. In particular his book, Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity.

William Paley’s book, Natural Theology, is a work of monumental importance. It has been hugely influential in the field of natural sciences – especially Biology – even though the majority of people have never heard of it.

Published init purports to give “evidences of. Page - I tell you of a truth, many widows were in Israel in the days of Elias, when the heaven was shut up three years and six months, when great famine was throughout all the land; but unto none of them was Elias sent, save unto Sarepta, a city of Sidon, unto a woman that was a widow.

And many lepers were in Israel in the time of Eliseus the prophet; and none of them was cleansed, saving. Title Page of William Paley's Natural Theology or Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity, Paley is also remembered for his contributions to the philosophy of religion, utilitarian ethics and Christian apologetics.

Inhe published Natural Theology; or, Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity, his last book. William Paley, A View of the Evidences of Christianity. William Paley. A View of the Evidencesof Christianity. Bornin Peterborough, Northamptonshire, England, WilliamPaley() was a leading Anglican voice in eighteenth and nineteenth century Britain.

Graduating fromChrist's College,University of Cambridge,inPaley became a tutor at the College inteaching moral. This book summarises research and provides easy to read evidences to show that Christianity is reliable and true.

It looks a fossils, cosmology, archaeology, history, science and much more in an honest way providing logical and sensible evidence to show that Christianity is reliable and not only worth considering but above all else is s: by appealing to the strongest body of evidence.

As Paley was an influential philosopher, man y of the points in this book directly respond to the w ork of other philosophers of his time. Paley's book does an excellent job of piecing together the facts which form the foundation of the Christian faith.

Emmalon Davis CCEL Staff Writer i. This volume is supposed to represent Volume 2 of the Works of William Paley, A View of the Evidences of Christianity.

This volume is divided into three parts. Part I. Of the Direct Historical Evidence of Christianity, and Wherein it is Distinguished from the Evidence Alleged for Other Miracles.

Part II. Of the Auxiliary Evidences of s: 1. Paley's Evidences provides a clean, well thought-through, and in many ways common-sense defense of the truth of Christianity. Common-sense, that is, of a form not commonly seen even among apologists today.

This book has value not only for the arguments it puts forth but for training in the manner of thinking that led to s:   William Paley, English Anglican priest, Utilitarian philosopher, and author of influential works on Christianity, ethics, and science, among them the standard exposition in English theology of the teleological argument for the existence of God.

Educated at Giggleswick School and Christ’s College. 5 quotes from William Paley: 'There is a principle which is a bar against all information, which is proof against all arguments, and which cannot fail to keep a man in everlasting ignorance - that principle is contempt prior to investigation.', 'Let's say you're walking around and you find a watch on the ground.

As you examine it, you marvel at the intricately complex interweaving of its parts. Notes are arranged in response to the questions stated above in reference to "The Teleological Argument," an edited selection from Paley's Natural Theology: or evidences of the existence and attributes of the deity, collected from the appearances of nature as.

In Evidence of Christianity, Paley argues for the truth of Christianity by providing his readers with evidence in favor of the Bible's authenticity and the existence of God and miracles.

related to them for Paley to say on page76that the term can’t be transferred from animals to plants. art: Paley mainly uses this to refer to human skill, until page44, after which the skill in question is sometimes God’s or (the same thing, for Paley) nature’s.

artificial: Made with skill. Quite often, the skill is God’s. L. Le Mahieu, The Mind of William Paley: A Philosopher and His Age (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, ), esp. chapter one. My analysis of Paley draws upon this earlier work. For Paley’s life, see also M.

Clarke, Paley: Evidences for the Man. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Paley; evidences for the man by M. L Clarke (Book) An analysis of Paley's View of the evidences of Christianity: in three parts: Part I.

Of the direct historical evidence of Christianity, and wherein it is distinguished from the evidence of other miracles ; Part II.Evidences of Christianity is an important apologetic work by the famous nineteenth-century apologist William Paley.

“In Evidence of Christianity, Paley argues for the truth of Christianity by providing his readers with evidence in favor of the Bible’s authenticity and the existence of God and miracles. Paley considers many historical and biblical factors; for example, he considers the.An illustration of an open book.

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Paley's evidences of Christianity by Paley, William, ; Nairne, Charles Murray, Publication date Topics Apologetics -- History 18th century.