Excerpt From The True Intellectual System Of The Universe The First Part, Wherein, All The Reason And Philosophy Of Atheism Is Confuted, And Its Impossibility DemonstratedOf Religion, Are Lntimated By The Authour To The Hebrews, 172 The E Wards He That Cometh To God, Mull Believe That He Is, And That He Isa Rewarder Ofthofe Who Leek Him Out For To Seek Out God Here, Is Nothing Elfe, But To Seek A Participation Ofhis Lmage, Or The Recovery Of That Nature And Life Of His, Which We Have Been Alienated From And Thefe Three Things, Namely, That All Things Do Not Float Without A Head And Governour But There Is An Omnipotent Llnderfianding Being Preliding Over All That This God, Hath An Effentiall Goodnefs And Juftice, And That The Difierences Of Good And Evil Morall, Honell And Ullllo Clt, Are Not By Meer Will And Law Onely, But By Nature And Confi Quently, That The Deity Cannot A8, In Uence, And Necellitate Men, To Juch Things As Are In Their Own Nature, Evil And Lafily, That Necelhty Isnot Lntrinfecall To The Nature Of Every Thing But That Men Have Uch A Liberty, Or Power Over Their Own Adions, As May Render Them Accountable For The Fame, And Blame Worthy When They Doe Ami 3 And Confequently, That Thereis A Jultice Dil Tributive Of Rewards And Punilhments, Running Through The World I Fay, The I Three, Which Are The Mofi Important Things, That The Mind Of Man Can Employ It Felf.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.
Ralph Cudworth 1617 26 June 1688 was an English classicist, theologian and philosopher, a leading figure among the Cambridge Platonists From a family background embedded in the early nonconformist environment of Emmanuel College in the University of Cambridge, where he studied, he became Regius Professor of Hebrew 1645 88, Master of Clare Hall 1645 54 and Master of Christ s College 1654 88 His great work, entitled The True Intellectual System of the Universe, was published in 1678 He was a leading opponent of Thomas Hobbes.
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- The True Intellectual System of the Universe: The First Part, Wherein, All the Reason and Philosophy of Atheism Is Confuted, and Its Impossibility Demonstrated (Classic Reprint)
- Ralph Cudworth
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