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Authority and certainty in religious belief

William Logie

Authority and certainty in religious belief

fundamental studies for young men.

by William Logie

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Published by Aird & Coghill in Glasgow .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination61p.
Number of Pages61
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Open LibraryOL20815442M

5. Last and necessary conclusion, That the authority of Scripture is sealed on the hearts of believers by the testimony of the Holy Spirit. The certainty of this testimony. Confirmation of it from a passage of Isaiah, and the experience of believers. Also, from another passage of Isaiah. 1. Marriage: Its Ethics and Religion Positive Preaching and the Modern Mind The Preaching of Jesus and the Gospel of Christ The Soul of Prayer The Work of Christ Revelation Old and New THE PRINCIPLE OF AUTHORITY IN RELATION TO CERTAINTY, SANCTITY AND SOCIETY AN ESSAY IN THE PHILOSOPHY OP EXPERIMENTAL RELIGION LECTURES BY P. T. .

On the Authority and Certainty of the Sacred Scriptures. The Works of James Arminius, Vol. 1 — James Arminius. testifies that her religion is contained in these books, and that they have proceeded from God. (ii.) That of each of the primitive Churches, which, being founded by the apostles, first received not only the whole of the Old. Authority, Certainty, Growth and Freedom. In an Age of Uncertainty and Doubt Editors note: The following is an excepted and edited talk given by Adi Da Samraj on April 6, taken from The Way of The Heart Student Text Series, Vol 1, No Part I.

Best Sellers Rank: #, in Books (See Top in Books) # in Books > Christian Books & Bibles > Theology > Liberation # in Books > Religion & Spirituality > Religious Studies > Theology Anyone paying attention to current developments in thinking about religion will find this wonderfully well-written book of great interest.   In fact, as you also say, a certain degree of authority is necessary. To me, the real problem arises when religion adds another element into the mix: certainty. It's a toxic combination to have religious authorities with the power to influence others claiming to "know" with percent certainty that they're right and everyone else is wrong.


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THE AUTHORITY OF CONSCIOUSNESS. THE INTEREST OF RELIGION. INFLUENCE OF THE EAST ON THE WEST Alexander James Harrison Full view - The Ascent of Faith Or, The Grounds of Certainty in Science and Religion Alexander James Harrison Full view - The Ascent of Faith, Or the Grounds of Certainty in Science and Religion.

OCLC Number: Description: x, [1] pages 23 cm: Contents: Experience and Faith --Certainty as Faith --Authority, Certainty, and Sanctity --The Source of Certainty --Belief as a Will to Receive and Obey --Past Fact and Present Power --The Ground of Religion-The Historic Fact and the Preached Word --The Object of Religion --The Voucher of Religion --The Footing of Religion.

Get this from a library. The principle of authority: in relation to certainty, sanctity, and society, an essay in the philosophy of experimental religion. [Peter Taylor Forsyth]. Page - The God of Abraham and of Isaac and of Jacob, the God of our fathers, hath glorified his Son Jesus, whom ye delivered up, and denied him in the presence of Pilate, when he was determined to let him go.

But ye denied the Holy One and the Just, and desired a murderer to be granted unto you, and killed the Prince of life ; whom God hath raised from the dead, whereof. The Book of Certainty book. Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

'To express in the language of Sufism, that is, Islamic mysti /5(11). Or is the ground shifting beneath us. This divide on certainty is a serious one that continues to fracture the Body of Christ, and it isn’t going away anytime soon.

Part of our problem with certainty—and with its opposite, uncertainty—may be the way we roughly parallel them with faith and doubt. Even scripture seems to encourage this. According to conventional wisdom, by the late s, the image of Bible as a supernatural and infallible text crumbled in the eyes of intellectuals under the assaults of secularizing forces.

This book. method of authority The _____ is a method of fixing belief whereby one uses independent measures, fundamental hypotheses about the world and. Emerging Apostasy: Deconstructing Truth, Certainty and Biblical Authority - Kindle edition by Hammond, Greg.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Emerging Apostasy: Deconstructing Truth, Certainty and Biblical : Greg Hammond.

Most people have various sources of authority they can go to for help when trying to find out or understand something, or when making decisions about what to do.

The Christian holy book is. I want in this paper to consider Wittgenstein's great posthumous work On Certainty in a different perspective from the usual: from the point of view of certain deep questions in political philosophy.

These questions concern the nature of the state's authority and the citizen/s obligation to it; the notion of legitimacy and the role of consent. The Principle of Authority In Relation to Certainty, Sanctity and Society [P. Forsyth] is 20% off every day at   Whenever the nature and structure of authority becomes a subject of discussion, Max Weber’s tripartite division of types of authority figures inevitably plays a role.

That is especially true here because religious authority is especially well suited for being explained in terms of charismatic, traditional, and rationalized systems. Victorian Testaments examines the changing nature of biblical and religious authority during the first half of the Victorian period.

The book argues that these changes had a profound impact on concepts of cultural authority in general. Among the figures discussed are Coleridge, Thomas Arnold, Ruskin, Dickens, Florence Nightingale, and the missionaries of the British and Foreign.

John Shook. John Shook was Director of Education and Senior Research Fellow at the Center for Inquiry–Transnational in Amherst, N.Y., and Research Associate in Philosophy at the University at Buffalo, since He has authored and edited more than a dozen books, is a co-editor of three philosophy journals, and travels for lectures and debates across the United.

AUTHORITY IN RELIGIOUS TRADITIONS••• Religious authority is a complex and ever-contested issue. Historical studies of religion demonstrate that religions are always changing; nevertheless, most religions anchor themselves in the concept that there is an unchanging truth to which they are always loyal.

Between this ideal of unchanging truth and the reality of historical. What guide or standard of authority should we follow in religion: the Bible or man-made denominational creeds and creed books. Different denominations have different creeds and church laws, thereby contributing to religious division and confusion.

In commemoration of Constantine’s grant of freedom of religion to Christians, this wide-ranging volume examines the ambiguous legacy of this emperor in relation to the present world, discussing the perennial challenges of relations between religions and governments.

The authors examine the new. Certainty is being free from doubt; it offers assurance that builds confidence. The Book of Psalms is a collection of poems or prayers that would have been set to a melody.

Many were written. Church Authority & Certainty (The “Infallibility Regress”) Dave Armstrong Patheos Explore the world's faith through different perspectives on religion .If there is some governing board of denominational officials that has all authority, let someone prove that's the way it is.

Then, let's place ourselves in due submission to them. You see we need to find out, for sure, who has authority in religion then submit to that authority. But, before we submit; before we give heed and obey, let's be sure.