Cover of: second defence of Dr. [Samuel] Clarke Read Online
Share

second defence of Dr. [Samuel] Clarke"s demonstration of the being and attributes of God in answer to the postscript published in the second edition of Mr. Law"s translation of Dr. King"s Origin of Evil by Clarke, John

  • 58 Want to read
  • ·
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Printed for James, John and Paul Knapton, at the Crown in Ludgate-Street, near the West End of St. Paul"s in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • King, William, 1650-1729.,
  • Clarke, Samuel.,
  • God -- Attributes.,
  • Religion -- Philosophy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby the author of the first defence.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23331708M

Download second defence of Dr. [Samuel] Clarke"s demonstration of the being and attributes of God

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

A defence of Dr. [Samuel] Clarke's Demonstration of the being and attributes of God: wherein is particularly consider'd the nature of space, duration, and necessary existence ; being an answer to a late book entitul'd 'A translation of Dr. [William] King's Origin of Evil, and some other objections ; together with a compendium of a demonstration of the being and attributes of God'.   A defence of Dr. [Samuel] Clarke's Demonstration of the being and attributes of God: wherein is particularly consider'd the nature of space, duration, and necessary existence ; being an answer to a late book entitul'd 'A translation of Dr. [William] King's Origin of Evil, and some other objections ; together with a compendium of a demonstration of the being and Pages: A Demonstration of the Being and Attributes of God was published in and is one of the most famous attempts at proving the existence of God. It is a very clear exposition of the Cosmological Argument, which seeks to show that the existence of the /5(9). Samuel Clark[e], A Demonstration of the Being and Attributes of God () Keith Burgess-Jackson 14 September 1. Preface. Clarke confines himself to “one only method or continued thread of arguing.” He wants his argument to be “near to mathematical,” i.e., deductive. He does not criticize other theistic Size: KB.

Other articles where A Demonstration of the Being and Attributes of God is discussed: Samuel Clarke: sets of lectures, published as A Demonstration of the Being and Attributes of God () and A Discourse Concerning the Unchangeable Obligations of Natural Religion (). In the first set he attempted to prove the existence of God by a method “as near to Mathematical, . The self-existent being, the supreme cause of all things, must of necessity have infinite proposition is evident and undeniable. For since nothing (as has been already proved) can possibly be self-existent besides himself, and consequently all things in the universe were made by him and are entirely dependent upon him, and all the powers of all things are derived . Samuel Clarke (11 October – 17 May ) was an English philosopher and Anglican clergyman. He is considered the major British figure in philosophy between John Locke and George Berkeley. 1 Early life and studies. 2 Boyle Lectures () 3 Correspondence with Anthony Collins. 4 The Scripture Doctrine of the Trinity (). A demonstration of the being and attributes of God Samuel Clarke In Elizabeth Schmidt Radcliffe, Richard McCarty, Fritz Allhoff & Anand Vaidya (eds.), Late Modern Philosophy: Essential Readings with ries: 17th/18th Century British .

  The Cosmological Argument is one of the oldest and most popular arguments for proof in the existence of God. While Samuel Clarke’s argument has roots that go back to Plato and Aristotle, his is often called the second variation of the argument, following in the footsteps of the first three ways listed in Thomas Aquinas’ Five argument Clarke puts forth is . Get this from a library! Dr. Clarke's notions of space examin'd. In vindication of the translator of Archbishop King's Origin of evil.: Being an answer to two late pamphlets, intitled, The one A defence of Dr. Clarke's demonstration of the being and attributes of God, &c. The other A second defence, &c.. [Joseph Clarke]. In he gave two sets of lectures, published as A Demonstration of the Being and Attributes of God () and A Discourse Concerning the Unchangeable Obligations of Natural Religion (). In the first set he attempted to prove the existence of God by a method "as near to Mathematical, as the nature of such a Discourse would allow.". In Clarke became a chaplain to the bishop of Norwich and in to Queen –05 he gave two sets of lectures, published as A Demonstration of the Being and Attributes of God () and A Discourse Concerning the Unchangeable Obligations of Natural Religion (). In the first set he attempted to prove the existence of God by a method “as near to .