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Published by Burns, Oates and Washbourne in London .
Written in English


  • Newman, John Henry, -- 1801-1890,
  • Faith.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Sylvester P. Juergens.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 288 p. ;
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17970118M

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NEWMAN Faith, Spirituality, and Religion: A Model for Understanding the Differences Leanne Lewis Newman * The terms faith, spirituality, and religion are often used interchangeably, though their definitions are unique and distinct. This article discusses the nuanced differences among the three terms. It presents a model for the. In Newman published An Essay in Aid of a Grammar of Assent, a significant contribution to philosophy of religion, which he first began writing in response to the difficulties of William Froude, a Protestant friend who was losing his faith. The book was a culmination of Newman’s thinking about the philosophical nature of belief and. Unlike in science, Newman argued, evidence is not the foundation for faith. Newman defended the rationality of "simple faith." Still, Newman tried to find an adequate answer to the problem of the certitude of the assent of faith, and he dedicated Part Two of the Grammar of Assent to explain how a person reaches certitude. He called this the.   Thomas Kuhn considered psychology to be “pre-scientific” because it had never attained to any agreed-on paradigm. 9 Karl Popper thought that Marx’s theory of history, Freud’s psychoanalysis, and Alfred Adler’s so-called “individual psychology” had more in common with primitive myths than with science. 10 Gerald Grob called the.

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