Поиск Картинки Карты Play YouTube Новости Почта Диск Ещё »
Войти
Книги Книги 131 - 140 из 141 по запросу That no testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony be of....
" 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
Полный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

The Yale Book of Quotations

Fred R. Shapiro, Associate Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R Shapiro - 2006 - Страниц: 1067
...the wheels more smooth and easy. Essays: Moral and Political "Of Money" (1741-1742) 7 No testimony is 0 Confusion now hath made his masterpiece! Macbeth...off this downy sleep, death's counterfeit. Macbeth a endeavors to establish. An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding "Of Miracles" (1748) 8 The Christian...
Ограниченный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

Every Reason to Be a Christian

Byron Bledsoe - 2006 - Страниц: 344
...the existence of miracles was David Hume, who originated the often quoted statement "no testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony...falsehood would be more miraculous than the fact which it endeavors to establish; and even in that case there is a mutual destruction of arguments, and the superior...
Ограниченный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

Why Darwin Matters: The Case Against Intelligent Design

Michael Shermer - 2006 - Страниц: 199
...of our attention), 'That no testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony lie of such a kind, that its falsehood would be more miraculous than the fact which it endeavours to establish. Hume then weighs which is more likely: "When anyone tells me that he saw a dead man restored to life,...
Ограниченный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

Miracles in Enlightenment England

Jane Shaw - 2006 - Страниц: 244
...'atheist'. He wrote, 'that no testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony be of a kind that its falsehood would be more miraculous than the fact which it endeavours to establish.'60 In the second part of his essay, he went on to look at three examples of well-attested...
Ограниченный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast: The Evolutionary Origins of Belief

Lewis Wolpert - 2007 - Страниц: 243
...ignorance of science and failures in logic itself. One must always bear in mind Hume: 'That no testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony...miraculous than the fact which it endeavours to establish.' Evidence is itself not easy to evaluate, and the many books and papers written on intelligence, the...
Ограниченный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

Mistakes: How They Have Happened and How Some Might Be Avoided

Nick Gardner - 2007 - Страниц: 330
...questionable beliefs, such as UFOs, alien abductions and crop circles. Hume's maxim was: 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 an...
Ограниченный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

A 21st Century Rationalist in Medieval America: Essays on Religion, Science ...

John Bice - 2007 - Страниц: 218
...classic stance on miracles offers an uncommonly rational perspective on this issue: "No testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony...would be more miraculous, than the fact, which it endeavors to establish." 62 The Gospels clearly don't qualify under Hume's logic. Its far more reasonable...
Ограниченный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

God and the Reach of Reason: C. S. Lewis, David Hume, and Bertrand Russell

Erik J. Wielenberg - 2007
...outweigh the other evidence against the occurrence of the miracle. Hume remarks that "no testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony...would be more miraculous, than the fact, which it endeavors to establish."32 To arrive at the next main premise of Hume's argument, let us consider some...
Ограниченный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

Why Darwin Matters: The Case Against Intelligent Design

Michael Shermer - 2007 - Страниц: 224
..."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...its falsehood would be more miraculous than the fact u'hich it endeavours to establish.' " Hume then weighs which is more likely: "When anyone tells me...
Ограниченный просмотр - Подробнее о книге

Hume: An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding: And Other Writings

Stephen Buckle - 2007 - Страниц: 278
...worthy of our attention), 'That no testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the [116] testimony be of such a kind, that its falsehood would...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...
Ограниченный просмотр - Подробнее о книге




  1. Моя библиотека
  2. Справка
  3. Расширенный поиск книг
  4. Скачать EPUB
  5. Скачать PDF