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Christianity and Bertrand Russell

C. H. Douglas Clark

Christianity and Bertrand Russell

a critique of the essay: "Why I am not a Christian"

by C. H. Douglas Clark

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Published by Lutterworth Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russell, Bertrand, -- 1872-1970.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby C. H. Douglas Clark.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination78 p. ;
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16653295M


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Bertrand Russell was a polymath: a mathematician, a philosopher, a historian, a pacifist who was jailed for his anti-war views, and a Nobel Laureate in Literature. His essay "Why I Am Not A Christian," a lecture he delivered inis a clear, succinct, and well-reasoned brief against Christianity and the existence of a Deity (Christian or not).Cited by: Why I Am Not a Christian by Bertrand Russell Why I Am Not a Christian is a very representative book of essays of the great British philosopher and man of many talents, Bertrand Russell ( - ).

This book includes the following essays: /5. Bertrand Russell Critique of Christianity and Religion British philosopher and Nobel Prize winner Bertrand Russell argued very persuasively through his writings and speeches that religion was merely a fallacy and, notwithstanding any positive effects that religion might have on a person’s emotional or psychological well-being, the concept of religion is for the most part detrimental to people.

Bertrand Russell's Religion and Science is a beautifully concise and surprisingly accurate book for being quite a short book.

The scope of his work is very well layed out. Upon reading Michael Ruse's introduction I have to agree that Christianity and Bertrand Russell book vast knowledge of philosophy shines halfway through the book, when he delves into the philosophical arguments for various topics.4/5(31).

The so-called “new atheists” of the first decade of the 21 st century – Sam Harris, Daniel Dennett, Christopher Hitchens, Richard Dawkins – became well-known because society had changed in the century since Russell, becoming more multicultural, more accepting of alternate ideas.

By Bertrand Russell The Lecture that is here reproduced was delivered at the Battersea Town Hall on Sunday March 6,under the auspices of the South London Branch of the National Secular Society. Introductory note: Russell delivered this lecture on March 6, to the National Secular Society, South London Branch, at Battersea Town Hall.

Published in pamphlet form in that same year, the essay subsequently achieved new fame with Paul Edwards' edition of Russell's book, Why I Am Not a Christian and Other Essays File Size: 68KB.

Eighty years ago, Bertrand Russell mounted a head-on attack of the existence of God and the divinity of Jesus in his speech that was later published under the title, Why I Am Not A Christian.

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For the highest rational principle appealed to is that the world should enshrine the thoughts and preferences of Bertrand Russell simply because they are the thoughts and utterances of Bertrand Russell. InG. Hardy wrote a page pamphlet titled Bertrand Russell and Trinity —published later as a book by Cambridge University Press with a foreword by C.

Broad —in which he gave an authoritative account about Russell's dismissal from Trinity College, explaining that a reconciliation between the college and Russell had later taken place and gave details about Russell's personal ion: Trinity College, Cambridge (B.A., ).

“Devastating in its use of cold logic,” (The Independent), the classic essay collection that expresses the freethinker’s views to religion and challenges set notions in today’s society from one of the most influential intellectual figures of the twentieth ted as few men have been to the life of reason, Bertrand Russell has always been concerned with the basic questions to Released on: Octo In his book, A History of Western Philosophy,* Bertrand Russell makes some rather surprising statements about love as definitive of two great religions, Christianity and Buddhism.

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When he won the Nobel Prize in Literature (), he was characterized as one “who constantly figured as a defender of humanity and freedom of thought.” Actually, he was a militant defender of skepticism and a dedicated enemy of Christianity. Bertrand Russell on God and Religion is an exhaustive compilation of Russell's best essays on religion, freethought, and rationalism.

Al Seckel has rescued many of the writings from obscure pamphlets, chapters buried in books, and from out-of-print periodicals/5(5). in part in any form copyright,by bertrand russell published by simon and schuster, inc.

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Secular Society, Bertrand Russell delivered the famous lecture entitled “Why I Am Not a Christian.” Together with other lectures about religion, it was published in a book of the same title in with a preface by Russell assuring his readers that he had not changed his opinions.

He believes that. After some prodding, he finally convinced me to read Bertrand Russell. In exchange, he read Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis. After both of us read the other’s suggestions, this particular atheist, “Facepalmer,” wrote a rather long rebuttal of C.S.

Lewis, while I wrote a rather short blurb on Russell. This is a famous but very controversial piece by Bertrand Russell. It was a lecture delivered in at National Secular Society, London.

Later in it was part of a book with the same title and reached international fame. He examines one by one several highly regarded arguments for the existence (or necessity) of God. A Critical Response to Bertrand Russell’s Why I Am Not a Christian By Warren Rachele [email protected] Bertrand Russell’s essay Why I Am Not a Christian is a popular touch-point for the community of Atheist writers and thinkers.

It is a source of quotations as well as offering a comforting substantiation of their shared beliefs. Why I am Not a Christian - Bertrand Why I am Not a Christian - Bertrand Sign In.

Details. Russell eloquently points out the harm of both simple-minded beliefs, and "beliefs" that are really disguised superstition and fear.I enjoyed this book, and found it very helpful.

I bought copies for my atheist friends--but I wouldn't bother buying the book for my christian friends (and certainly not christian family members).Cited by: Russell’s work has fundamentally changed the way philosophy is practiced and the way we understand logic, mathematics, and science.

Bertrand Arthur William Russell was born into a privileged English family on He was the grandson of Lord John Russell, who was the first Earl of Russell as well as a former prime minister. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Clark, C.H. Douglas (Cecil Henry Douglas), Christianity and Bertrand Russell.

London: Lutterworth Press,   Why I Am Not a Christian by Bertrand Russell [A Review] Why I Am Not a Christian is a collection of essays by one of the twentieth centuries most celebrated philosophers. To judge this book by its provocative title would be a mistake as it would deny you the treasures within.

Why I Am Not a Christian - Ebook written by Bertrand Russell. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Why I Am Not a Christian/5(18). In the tradition of Bertrand Russell's Why I Am Not a Christian and Sam Harris' recent best-seller, The End of Faith, Christopher Hitchens makes the ultimate case against religion.

With a close and erudite reading of the major religious texts, he documents the ways in which religion is a man-made wish, a cause of dangerous sexual repression, and a distortion of our origins in the cosmos. Why I am not a Christian by Bertrand RUSSELL and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at (PUBTouchstone)Popular introduction that has stood the test of time.

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Why I am not Impressed by Bertrand Russell’s “Why I am not a Christian” from a talk given to the ODFR at Carnegie-Mellon University by David Snoke In the spirit of this forum, let me start by saying a few remarks about myself and my personal journey to faith.

I was not raised in a Christian home, except in Russell’s “geographical. Bertrand Russell - Why I Am Not a Christian and Other Essays on Religion and Related Subjects. Why I Am Not a Christian by Bertrand Russell () - Duration: Religion Deb views.

Great Books: The Problems of Philosophy by Bertrand Russell. Why I am not a Christian and other religious essays: Am I An Atheist Or An Agnostic?; My Religious Reminiscences;Religion and Metaphysics; Has Religion Made Useful Contributions to Civilization?; How I Came by My Creed; Or, What I Believe; Why I Am a Rationalist.

Bertrand Arthur William Russell,18 May –2 February ) was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, Reviews: 1. atheists. In regard to the Christian God, I should, I think, take exactly the same line." Note; this lecture can be found in his book, Bertrand Russell on God and Religion, edited by.

“Why I Am Not A Christian” was the title of a lecture (available online) given by Bertrand Russell in England; it was later published as a pamphlet and translated into several languages. It is the first of 15 essays reproduced in the book of the same name, which is under consideration here. Buy a cheap copy of On God and Religion (Great Books in by Bertrand Russell.

I think all the great religions of the world - Buddhism, Hinduism, Christianity, Islam, and Communism - both untrue and harmful.

It is evident as a matter of logic Free shipping over $/5(3). Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, Viscount Amberley, born in Wales, Educated at home and at Trinity College, Cambridge. During World War I, served four months in prison as a pacifist, where he wrote Introduction To Mathematical Philosophy.

Inpublished first volume of Principia Mathematica with Alfred Whitehead. Visited Russia and lectured on philosophy /5().Bertrand Russell was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, and social critic.

He is recognized as one of the most important logicians of the 20th Century. He is also credited for showing that the naive set theory created by Georg Cantor leads to a contradiction. This is known as "Russell's paradox."Author: Dan Delzell.