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" That no testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony be of such a kind that its falsehood would be more miraculous than the fact which it endeavours to establish. "
Directions for the study of theology, letters - Стр. 302
авторы: George Gleig (bp. of Brechin.) - 1827
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The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Religion

William Wainwright - 2004 - Страниц: 560
...The plain consequence is (and it is a general maxim worthy of our attention), "that no testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony...would be more miraculous, than the fact, which it endeavors to establish ..." When anyone tells me, that he saw a dead man restored to life I immediately...
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In Defense of Natural Theology: A Post-Humean Assessment

James F. Sennett, Douglas Groothuis - 2005 - Страниц: 336
...unreasonable (EHU 77). That is, MB2 is false. Of course, Hume has allowed for the logical possibility that "the testimony be of such a kind, that its falsehood...would be more miraculous, than the fact, which it endeavors to establish" (EHU 77). But in Hume's mind there have never been such reports. So no one...
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The Squashed Philosophers

Glyn Lloyd-Hughes - 2005 - Страниц: 436
...maxim is, "That no testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony be of such kind, that its falsehood would be more miraculous...than the fact which it endeavours to establish". When anyone tells me that he saw a dead man restored to life, I consider whether it be more probable that...
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Hume's 'Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding': A Reader's Guide

Alan Bailey, Dan O'Brien - 2006 - Страниц: 160
...imagined. (10.12/114) To counteract such evidence very persuasive testimony is required. No testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony...fact, which it endeavours to establish . . . When anyone tells me, that he saw a dead man restored to life, I immediately consider with myself, whether...
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The God Delusion

Richard Dawkins - 2008 - Страниц: 416
...everybody into space. David Hume's pithy test for a miracle comes irresistibly to mind: 'No testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony...miraculous than the fact which it endeavours to establish.' mass lie. Or that history is mistaken in recording that seventy thousand people claimed to see the...
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The Cambridge History of Eighteenth-Century Political Thought, Том 1

Lecturer in History and Fellow Mark Goldie - 2006 - Страниц: 919
...was believable, and that it would always be more probable that the report was false. 'No testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony...miraculous, than the fact, which it endeavours to establish' (Hume 1951, pp. 115-16). At the end of the essay, 'Of Miracles' (1750), Hume suggested examining the...
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The Cambridge History of Eighteenth-century Philosophy, Том 2

Knud Haakonssen - 2006 - Страниц: 1407
...radically different from common experience, cannot be rendered credible by any testimony: [N]o testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony...miraculous, than the fact, which it endeavours to establish: And even in that case, there is a mutual destruction of arguments, and the superior only gives us an...
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Essays: Moral, Political and Literary

David Hume - 2006 - Страниц: 628
...The plain consequence is (and it is a general maxim worthy of our attention), "That no testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony...miraculous than the fact which it endeavours to establish : and even in that case there is a mutual destruction of arguments, and the superior only gives us...
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Modern Christian Thought: The Enlightenment and the nineteenth century, Том 1

James C. Livingston, Francis Schüssler Fiorenza - 2006 - Страниц: 430
...existence of any miracle. The plain consequence which Hume draws from the above is that "no testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle unless the testimony...falsehood would be more miraculous than the fact which it endeavors to establish."4 That fact is, then, that it appears that no testimony for any kind of miracle...
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Medicine in Quotations: Views of Health and Disease Through the Ages

Edward J. Huth, T. J. Murray - 2006 - Страниц: 581
...but itself to know itself with. The Devil's Dictionary MIRACLES David Hume; 1748 2186 No testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony...falsehood would be more miraculous than the fact which it endeavors to establish. An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding. Of Miracles Alexander Solzhenitsyn;...
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