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Herman Kittredge Bio Ingersoll Chapter 07

[Back To Chapter 6] A Biographical Appreciation of Robert Green Ingersoll by Herman E. Kittredge   CHAPTER 7 FROM EIGHTEEN EIGHTY-NINE TO EIGHTEEN NINETY-TWO In 1889, the Rationalists of Europe and America having conjointly provided for the erection of a life-size statue of Bruno, in the Campo dei fiori at Rome, on the spot where […]

James Madison Memorial

Memorial and Remonstrance (1785) MEMORIAL AND REMONSTRANCE AGAINST RELIGIOUS AS SESSMENTS. TO THE HONORABLE THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA. A MEMORIAL AND REMONSTRANCE. We, the subscribers, citizens of the said Commonwealth, having taken into serious consideration, a Bill printed by order of the last Session of General Assembly, entitled “A Bill establishing […]

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Chapter XIV Idea of Duration and its Simple Modes 1. Duration is fleeting extension. There is another sort of distance, or length, the idea whereof we get not from the permanent parts of space, but from the fleeting and perpetually perishing parts of succession. This we call duration; the simple modes whereof are any different […]

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Chapter XXIX Of Clear and Obscure, Distinct and Confused Ideas 1. Ideas, some clear and distinct, others obscure and confused. Having shown the original of our ideas, and taken a view of their several sorts; considered the difference between the simple and the complex; and observed how the complex ones are divided into those of […]

John Locke Locke 3 6

Chapter VI Of the Names of Substances 1. The common names of substances stand for sorts. The common names of substances, as well as other general terms, stand for sorts: which is nothing else but the being made signs of such complex ideas wherein several particular substances do or might agree, by virtue of which […]

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Chapter XX Of Wrong Assent, or Error 1. Causes of error, or how men come to give assent contrary to probability. Knowledge being to be had only of visible and certain truth, error is not a fault of our knowledge, but a mistake of our judgment giving assent to that which is not true. But […]

John Remsburg Six Historic Americans Chapter 6

Six Historic Americans Ulysses S. Grant by John E. Remsburg In the preceding pages of the Fathers and Saviors of our Republic I have shown that Paine, Jefferson, Washington, Franklin, and Lincoln were Freethinkers. In the following pages of this work I shall present some of the evidences of Grant’s unbelief. The Rev, Dr. J.P. […]

Joseph Mccabe Big Blue Books Book 13

Order books by and about Joseph McCabe now. Rome Puts A Blight On Culture The Roman Church, The Poorest In Culture And Richest In Crime by Joseph McCabe Edited by E. Haldeman-Julius The Black International No. 13 Contents Chapter I – Who Are The Catholic 300,000,000? Chapter II – The Minimum Of Scholarship And The […]

Joseph Mccabe Popes And Church Pandc 3

SECTION I THE HISTORY OF THE ROMAN CHURCH CHAPTER III THE PAPACY IN THE DARK AGES THE Pope to whom I have referred, Hadrian (or Adrian) I, was one of the most respected and religious prelates in Rome at the time of the horrors I have described, and he succeeded to the Papacy a few […]

Joseph Mccabe Religious Controversy Chapter 03

Order books by and about Joseph McCabe now. The Story Of Religious Controversy Chapter III by Joseph McCabe A Few of the World’s Great Religions Contents The Religions of Egypt and Babylon The Chinese Religions and Confucius Buddha and the Religions of India The Religions Of Egypt And Babylon WHAT chiefly surprises the man who […]

Joseph Mccabe Religious Controversy Chapter 19

Order books by and about Joseph McCabe now. The Story Of Religious Controversy Chapter XIX by Joseph McCabe Christianity and Slavery Contents Paganism and Slavery The Gospel and the Slave The Churches and the Workers Paganism and Slavery ABOUT the year 100 A.D. two remarkable lectures on slavery were delivered in Rome. The central part […]

Joseph Wheless Forgery In Christianity

Forgery In Christianity By Joseph Wheless Introduction Chapter I – Pagan Frauds–Christian Precedents Chapter II – Hebrew Holy Forgeries Chapter III – Christian “Scripture” Forgeries Chapter IV – The Saintly “Fathers” Of The Faith Chapter V – The “Gospel” Forgeries Chapter VI – The Church Forgery Mill Chapter VII – The “Triumph” Of Christianity

Joseph Wheless Is It Gods Word Chapter 07

Chapter 07 Joseph Wheless 10 page printout, page 136 – 144 CHAPTER VII THE “CONQUEST” OF THE PROMISED LAND HAVING been duly impressed with the promises reiterated by Yahveh to his Chosen People, let us turn our attention to the wondrous manner of their fulfillment, as recorded in the inspired history. The promises are repeated […]

Kersey Graves 16 Chap10

Order The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors now. WE have the singular coincidence presented in the histories of several of the Saviors of their lineal descent through a line of kings or princes, and yet commencing their probationary life under the most humble and adverse circumstances — being born in stables, caves, and other inauspicious situations. […]

Kersey Graves 16 Chap25

Order The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors now. SOME Christian writers have labored to make it appear that this is exclusively a Christian doctrine, while others have labored as hard to get it out of their bible, or make the people believe that it is not therein taught. We shall show, upon scriptural and historical authority, […]

Kersey Graves 16 Chap4

Order The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors now. THE ancients very naturally concluded that an offspring of God (a son of God) should have a purer, higher and holier maternal origin than is incident to the lot of mortals, and this was to constitute one of the evidences of his emanation from the Deity — that […]

Kersey Graves 16 Preface

INVERSELY to the remoteness of time has been man’s ascent toward the temple of knowledge. Truth has made its ingress into the human mind in the ratio by which man has attained the capacity to receive and appreciate it. Hence, as we tread back the meandering pathway of human history, every step in the receding […]

Robert Ingersoll Address To Actors Fund

Order books by and about Robert Ingersoll now. Address to the Actors’ Fund of America. by Robert G. Ingersoll New York, June 5, 1888. **** **** MR. PRESIDENT, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN: I have addressed, or annoyed, a great many audiences in my life and I have not the slightest doubt that I stand now before […]

Robert Ingersoll Chinese Exclusion

Order books by and about Robert Ingersoll now. Chinese Exclusion (1898) Robert Green Ingersoll The average American, like the average man of any country, has but little imagination. People who speak a different language, or worship some other god, or wear clothing unlike his own, are beyond the horizon of his sympathy. He cares but […]

Robert Ingersoll Debate V Black Christianity 3

Order books by and about Robert Ingersoll now. The Christian Religion The Ingersoll–Black Debate, Part II Robert G. Ingersoll, 1881 **** **** III “Apart from moral conduct, all that man thinks himself able to do, in order to become acceptable to God, is mere superstition and religious folly.” Kant. _______ Several months ago, The North […]

Robert Ingersoll For Her Daily Bread

Order books by and about Robert Ingersoll now. For Her Daily Bread Robert Green Ingersoll PREFACE TO LITERE’S "FOR HER DAILY BREAD." I HAVE read this story, this fragment of a life mingled with fragments of other lives, and have been pleased, interested, and instructed. It is filled with the pathos of truth, and has […]

Robert Ingersoll Improved Man

Order books by and about Robert Ingersoll now. Improved Man (1890) Robert Green Ingersoll THE Improved Man will be in favor of universal liberty — that is to say, he will be opposed to all kings and nobles, to all privileged classes. He will give to all others the rights he claims for himself. He […]

Robert Ingersoll Is Divorce Wrong

Order books by and about Robert Ingersoll now. Is Divorce Wrong (1889) Robert Green Ingersoll By Cardinal Gibbons, Bishop Henry C. Potter, and Colonel Robert G. Ingersoll. The attention of the public has been particularly directed of late to the abuses of divorce, and to the facilities afforded by the complexities of American law, and […]

Robert Ingersoll Libel Laws

Order books by and about Robert Ingersoll now. The Libel Laws (1888) Robert Green Ingersoll Question. Have you any suggestions to make in regard to remodeling the libel laws? Answer. I believe that every article appearing in a paper should be signed by the writer. If it is libelous, then the writer and the publisher […]

Robert Ingersoll Obscene Literature

Order books by and about Robert Ingersoll now. Obscene Literature Robert Green Ingersoll 17 page printout Reproducible Electronic Publishing can defeat censorship. Contents of this file page THE CIRCULATION OF OBSCENE LITERATURE. 1 EFFECT OF THE WORLD’S FAIR ON THE HUMAN RACE. 11 A TRIBUTE TO MRS. MARY H. FISKE. 14 THE LAW’S DELAY. 16 […]

Robert Ingersoll Press Club

Order books by and about Robert Ingersoll now. Press Club Robert Green Ingersoll 7 page printout Reproducible Electronic Publishing can defeat censorship. Contents of this file page ADDRESS TO THE PRESS CLUB. 1 LOTOS CLUB DINNER IN HONOR OF REAR ADMIRAL SCHLEY. 4 **** **** This file, its printout, or copies of either are to […]

Robert Ingersoll Sowing And Reaping

Order books by and about Robert Ingersoll now. Sowing And Reaping Robert Green Ingersoll “SOWING AND REAPING.” I HAVE read the sermon on “Sowing and Reaping,” and I now understand Mr. Moody better than I did before. The other day, in New York, Mr. Moody said that he implicitly believed the story of Jonah and […]

Robert Ingersoll Superstition

Order books by and about Robert Ingersoll now. Superstition Robert Green Ingersoll 22 page printout. Reproducible Electronic Publishing can defeat censorship. **** **** This file, its printout, or copies of either are to be copied and given away, but NOT sold. Bank of Wisdom, Box 926, Louisville, KY 40201 The Works of ROBERT G. INGERSOLL […]

Robert Ingersoll Tribute Beecher

Order books by and about Robert Ingersoll now. Tribute Beecher Robert Green Ingersoll 9 page printout Reproducible Electronic Publishing can defeat censorship. **** **** contents of this file page A TRIBUTE TO HENRY WARD BEECHER. 1 A TRIBUTE TO LAWRENCE BARRETT. 4 A TRIBUTE TO PHILO D. BECKWITH. 5 A TRIBUTE TO ISAAC H. BAILEY. […]

Robert Ingersoll Tribute Wright

Order books by and about Robert Ingersoll now. Tribute Wright Robert Green Ingersoll A TRIBUTE TO ELIZUR WRIGHT. New York. December 19, 1885. ANOTHER hero has fallen asleep — one who enriched the world with an honest life. Elizur Wright was one of the Titans who attacked the monsters, the Gods, of his time — […]