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A Discourse of the Grounds of the Christian Religion
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A Discourse of the Grounds of the Christian Religion

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n.p. 1724

Overview

Deist thinker Anthony Collins’ treatise on reason and free-thinking caused a theological and philosophical commotion when it was first published in 1724. Promoting reason as a valid way to determine truth, Collins criticizes all churches for not affirming critical thinking.

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  • Discusses the power of reason and free-thinking
  • Promoted reason as a valid way to determine truth
  • Criticizes churches for not affirming critical thinking

Contents

  • Part I: Of the Grounds and Reasons of Christianity
  • Part II: Containing Considerations on the Scheme which Mr. Whiston Lets up in Opposition to the Allegorical Scheme
  • Conclusion: Containing an Account of Mr. Whiston Himself

Product Details

  • Title: A Discourse of the Grounds of the Christian Religion
  • Author: Anthony Collins
  • Publisher: W. Winterbotham
  • Publication Date: 1724
  • Pages: 352
  • Resource Type: Monographs
  • Topic: Christianity