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A rational account of the principles of Christianity, and the practice thereof

Platts, John

A rational account of the principles of Christianity, and the practice thereof

in two parts. ... By the late Rev. Mr. John Platts.

by Platts, John

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Published by printed for R. Hett, and Jer. Roe in Derby in London .
Written in English


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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 7354, no. 10.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],314p.
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16823760M

The rational study of Nature is, in another sense, the search for eternal principles. Principles are eternal because they persist even though their forms and expressions change. All eternal principles originate in the “mind”of God. Thus, all true principles of thought are divine in origin.


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xvii l. By the Late Rev. John Platts. The Rational Bible is the fruit of Dennis Prager’s forty years of teaching the Bible—whose Hebrew grammar and vocabulary he has mastered—to people of every faith and no faith at all. On virtually every page, you will discover how the text relates to the contemporary world in general and to you personally/5().

Showing why belief in Christianity is rational. Showing why belief in Christianity is a rational proposition. A good practice when dealing with questions such as these is to define your terms. Rational Faith is obviously part of the latter group.

Practice in Christianity (also Training in Christianity) is a work by 19th century theologian Søren was published on Septem under the pseudonym Anti-Climacus, the author of The Sickness Unto gaard considered it to be his "most perfect and truest book".Author: Søren Kierkegaard.

Overview of this Book. a Diagram of the Mind. b Three Steps in Rational Spirituality. c In a Nutshell. The Dawning Age of True Science. Quo Vadis. Salvation by Faith Alone vs. Good Works. a Diagrams of the Human Mind and Divine Influx. b Regeneration -- Shunning Evils As Sins.

Truth Is the Appearance of Love. A Rational Account of the Grounds of Protestant Religion: Being a Vindication of the Lord Archbishop of Canterbury's Relation of a Conference Etc.

from the Pretended Answer by T.C., Wherein the True Grounds of Faith are Cleared and the False Discovered, the Church of England Vindicated from the Imputation of Schism, and the Most Important Particular Controversies Between Us and Those of the.

Christian practices vary by denomination, but common elements include a Sunday worship service, private and corporate prayer, study and reading of the Scriptures, and participation in rites such as baptism and communion (known as sacraments). Christian worship services generally include singing, prayer and a sermon.

Rational Christianity Christian Apologetics What's New - April Answers to hard questions about Christianity and Bible difficulties Reasons to believe Other religions. About me/this site Statement of faith Contact me. Rational Christianity.

Asks what is theology. Discusses issues of methodology, the relation of theology to other disciplines; different theological perspectives. Issues in the field of philosophical theology (human existence; revelation; the language of theology; Christianity and other religions).

Symbolic theology (triune God; doctrines of creation; problem of evil and suffering; person of Jesus Christ; eschatology). Christians and the Mosaic Law Moses was law giving Messenger Prophet of the Creator-God Allah YHWH; Jesus was one of Moses' follower; he was a Jew. Quran mentions it very clearly: [] Surely, We sent down the Torah wherein was guidance and light.

Full text of "A guide for rational inquiries into the Biblical writings: being an examination of the doctrinal difference between Judaism and primitive Christianity, based upon a critical exposition of the Book of Matthew" See other formats.

The principle is this: "By the word of the Lord were the heavens made; and all the host of them by the breath of his mouth, "Ps This is the most rational account that was ever given of the creation of the world.

The world is the work of a self efficient will, and it is. Question: "What is Christian Rationalism?" Answer: One thing is certain about “Christian Rationalism”—there is nothing Christian about it. Christian Rationalism claims to be a science and a philosophy, not a religion, and makes no pretense to be “Christian” at all in the sense of believing in and following Christ, worshiping Him, and obeying His commands.

On the highly informative title page of the Principles of Moral Philosophy, Turnbull quotes Sir Isaac Newton’s Opticks book 3: “And if natural philosophy, in all its parts, by pursuing this method, shall at length be perfected, the bounds of moral philosophy will also be enlarged.” In a way this says it all.

I separate the Christian faith into two branches, the Irrational, which insists in the absolute truth of the literal word of the Bible and maintains there is no separation between the natural world and the supernatural, and the Rational branch, which teaches there is no conflict between faith and the scientific method, or evolution and that there is a separation of the natural and the.

"In this book, Stephen Davis offers a clear and cogent case for the reasonableness of Christian faith. In a relatively short book, Davis manages to treat just about every issue that an honest person concerned about Christian faith might want to ask, ranging from reasons to believe in God and Jesus as God's Son to problems connected to science, religious diversity and uniqueness, and : Ebook.

Rational Christianity. 84 likes. This page is dedicated to promoting the Christian Religion as a truth based on rational knowledge and faith rather than bias and ers: Scientific Facts in the Bible: Reasons to Believe the Bible is Supernatural in Origin (ISBN ) is a book written by Ray Comfort, as an attempt to explain Biblical scientific was published in The book is divided into 13 chapters, each focusing on a field of science or a specific book.

But is there any way in which we could conceive of a rational Christianity. That is, could one arrive at Christianity through rational means without any reliance on faith. Intuitively, this seems quite unlikely. Christianity is based on faith (i.e., belief in the absence of evidence), and we know that faith is inherently irrational.

tertiary source (third in importance after scripture and tradition). the truths resulting from human inquiry - reason and experience. If some new truths are learned that contradict tradition, then they will trump tradition (i.e.

when it was discovered the Earth rotated around the Sun, that did not mesh well with what was thought at the time- that Earth was the center of the universe by God's. Gospel Fellowships has produced the monumental book, Principles for the Gathering of Believers Under the Headship of Jesus Christ, and is offering it for free download in a number of different formats, including PDF, Kindle, Nook, Vyrso and audio mp3.A copy of the print edition may also be purchased, at cost, through Amazon.

This book is the collaborative work of over brothers and sisters. Christians are called to embody the teachings of Jesus and spread the Gospel (“Good News”) of God’s love for humanity through their efforts.

This may take a wide variety of forms, including evangelization and service to the community. Sacraments are important religious elements. Although I gave this book only three stars, there was a lot that was great about this work.

Most of Practice in Christianity is centered around the verse from John And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all to myself." Kierkegaard writes under the name Anti-Climacus although he names himself as the editor/5. In his book he shows that different religions since the time of Christianity, but what is missing is There are other sources that reveal the hidden books that were among the Christian and their writings that in my opinion most of what is written by Christians to some degree are inspired by the Holy Spirit.4/5.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. rational christianity. rational christianity; ob, a special divine revelation incompatible with the intellectual development of man and with natural evolution, as exemplified in history and confirmed by science.

being. a critical analysis of popular theology, in which its truths are confirmed and its fallacies explained. hugh junor browne. This Book of Worship, Faith, and Practice is a small attempt to help Christians understand the foundations, reasons, and applications of our Worship of the Lord Jesus Christ.

The first section entitled Worship has a collection of examples of the liturgies of our various services here at Christ Church. Full text of "Origines Sacrae: Or a Rational Account of the Grounds of Natural and Revealed Religion " See other formats. In Practice in Christianity it is the Christian before Christ".

The express purpose of Practice In Christianity is to provide a means whereby Christianity may be reintroduced into Christendom, since the latter had departed so far from the Christianity of the New Testament.

In this sense this work is. In my previous discussion of "A Rational Theology" by John Widstoe, I discussed two methodologies of deriving a full LDS theology in use during the time Widstoe was writing this book.

We then compared such strategies with modern church apologists. In this installment, I'd like to discuss the first four principles and ordinances as we view them today, and contrast them with what Widstoe lays.

Dennis Prager is a national bestselling author, columnist, and nationally syndicated radio talk show host. A noted thinker who is equally at home in the secular and religious worlds, he taught the first five books of the Hebrew Bible (the Torah) verse by verse from the Hebrew for more than twenty-five years at the American Jewish University in Los Angeles.5/5(4).

Christian deism is a standpoint in the philosophy of religion, which branches from refers to a deist who believes in the moral teachings—but not divinity—of t and Corbett () cite John Adams and Thomas Jefferson as exemplars.

The earliest-found usage of the term Christian deism in print in English is in in a book by Thomas Morgan, appearing about ten. Christian ethics are not based on principles alone but on a living person, i.e., Jesus Christ.

One their holy book. The emphasis of Islamic ethics is The Hebrews had the highest form of ethics until the advent of Christianity. Christian ethics is a continuation and fulfillment of Hebrew ethics.

Studies in Christian Ethics – Page 5File Size: KB. The Rational Bible: Exodus - eBook () by Dennis PragerFormat: Ebook. Judaism’s entral Document (onstitution of Jewish People) •Genesis (rei’Sheet) eginning •Exodus (Sh’mot) Names •Leviticus (Va-yikra) – Many laws and Temple rituals •Numbers (Ba-Midbar) –ensus of Israelites, Korakh’s rebellion against Moses •Deuteronomy (Devarim) –Moses’ farewell address to Israelites as they prepare toFile Size: KB.

Remember, God’s Word is objective truth revealed, and therefore it has a rational meaning. That meaning, and that meaning alone, is the truth.

Getting it right is of supreme importance. That is why it is so critical that we interpret Scripture carefully in order to understand it correctly. It is a rational process, not a mystical or whimsical. RATIONAL CHRISTIANS. Applying your God-given Intelligence.

To your Man-made Religion. THE BIG QUESTIONS. Where Did Christianity Go Wrong. When did it All Start. Where are we heading Now. Is There Any Way Out of the Current Mess.

Or Should We Just Leave Catholic Christianity to Opus Dei and the Freemasons and move on. I Say ‘NO’ to Moving On. INTRODUCTION. George Turnbull’s Christian Philosophy, volume 2 of his Principles of Moral and Christian Philosophy, was undoubtedly written by a devout Christian, though whether Turnbull throughout his life endorsed the kind of Christianity to be found in volume 2 is doubtful.

It is reasonable to suppose that he did at least begin as a Calvinist, for that was the kind of religion he would. The general principles on which the fathers achieved independence were the general principles of Christianity. I will avow that I then believed, and now believe, that those general principles of Christianity are as eternal and immutable as the existence and attributes of God.

1.| BIBLICAL THEOLOGY. Biblical theology is that exercise in which an attempt is made to state systematically the faith affirmations of the Bible.

This definition acknowledges that the Bible is a book of faith, that is to say, it records the redemptive meanings of the encounter of God with man. The term “systematically” by no means suggests that the.Start studying ch 5.

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