What is Quietism?

It remains to examine the view known as quietism. This view may be analysed as a development from certain types…

What is Antinomianism?

Antinomianism springs from the same conception, as to the relation between God’s will and man’s, which underlies determinism. It causes,…

Religious Determinism

We now pass to a group of theories which arise not from the external, historical or psychological, investigation of the…

An Anthropological Argument

A second argument, of a type somewhat akin to the last, is drawn from anthropology. It appears that in primitive…

Religion and An Historical Argument

Parallel to the anti-intellectual theories examined in the preceding chapter are certain anti-moral theories of religion. These are directed to…

Religion and Morality

We have arrived at the conclusion that all religion has an intellectual element; that this element is a creed or…