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The Resource The Christian belief in immortality in the light of modern thought, by James H. Snowden

The Christian belief in immortality in the light of modern thought, by James H. Snowden

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The Christian belief in immortality in the light of modern thought
Title
The Christian belief in immortality in the light of modern thought
Statement of responsibility
by James H. Snowden
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1852-1936
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Snowden, James Henry
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Immortality
Label
The Christian belief in immortality in the light of modern thought, by James H. Snowden
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Introduction -- The need of reexamining the question -- What is the Christian belief in immortality? -- What is modern thought? -- The method and results of our study -- 2. Modern views of the universe -- The vastness of the universe -- The universality of law -- The theory of evolution -- The concepts of philosophy -- Analogies in nature -- 3. The most powerful objection to immortality -- The dependence of the soul on the body -- The body as a means to the soul -- The architectonic power of the mind -- The body as the inlet if the soul -- The power of the soul over the body -- Is the soul ever disembodied? -- 4. Natural grounds of belief in immortality -- The soul as reality in itself -- The conservation of reality -- Personality: its nature, worth and power -- The permanence of personality -- Abnormal psychology -- The special worth of great souls
  • 5. Religious grounds of immortality -- The religious nature of man -- The fatherhood of God -- The instinct of the heart -- The incompleteness of the soul -- The incompleteness of the world -- Prophetic elements of life -- 6. The Christian grounds of belief in immortality -- Modern views of the Bible -- The teaching of Christ -- the character of Christ -- The divinity of Christ -- The resurrection of Christ -- Christ and immortality -- 7. Eternal life -- The voice of science -- The voice of revelation -- Eternal life a timeless relation -- 8. Pragmatic tests and confirmations -- Does it win the assent of scientific man? -- Is it confirmed by the spirit communications? -- Has it stood the test of the Great War? -- Has it practical value in daily life? -- The alternatives of immortality?
Control code
3859659
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
280 pages
Lccn
25002857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)201118
Label
The Christian belief in immortality in the light of modern thought, by James H. Snowden
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Introduction -- The need of reexamining the question -- What is the Christian belief in immortality? -- What is modern thought? -- The method and results of our study -- 2. Modern views of the universe -- The vastness of the universe -- The universality of law -- The theory of evolution -- The concepts of philosophy -- Analogies in nature -- 3. The most powerful objection to immortality -- The dependence of the soul on the body -- The body as a means to the soul -- The architectonic power of the mind -- The body as the inlet if the soul -- The power of the soul over the body -- Is the soul ever disembodied? -- 4. Natural grounds of belief in immortality -- The soul as reality in itself -- The conservation of reality -- Personality: its nature, worth and power -- The permanence of personality -- Abnormal psychology -- The special worth of great souls
  • 5. Religious grounds of immortality -- The religious nature of man -- The fatherhood of God -- The instinct of the heart -- The incompleteness of the soul -- The incompleteness of the world -- Prophetic elements of life -- 6. The Christian grounds of belief in immortality -- Modern views of the Bible -- The teaching of Christ -- the character of Christ -- The divinity of Christ -- The resurrection of Christ -- Christ and immortality -- 7. Eternal life -- The voice of science -- The voice of revelation -- Eternal life a timeless relation -- 8. Pragmatic tests and confirmations -- Does it win the assent of scientific man? -- Is it confirmed by the spirit communications? -- Has it stood the test of the Great War? -- Has it practical value in daily life? -- The alternatives of immortality?
Control code
3859659
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
280 pages
Lccn
25002857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)201118

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