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A Dissertation Concerning the End for Which God Made the World, Revised Edition By Jonathan Edwards
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Jonathan Edwards was a Christian preacher and theologian. Edwards is widely acknowledged to be America's most important and original philosophical theologian, and one of America's greatest... More > intellectuals. His theological work is broad in scope, but he is often associated with Reformed theology, the metaphysics of theological determinism, and the Puritan heritage. Recent studies have emphasized how thoroughly Edwards grounded his life's work on conceptions of beauty, harmony, and ethical fittingness, and how central The Enlightenment was to his mindset. Edwards played a critical role in shaping the First Great Awakening. Edwards delivered the sermon "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God", a classic of American literature, during another wave of revival in 1741, following George Whitefield's tour of the Thirteen Colonies. Edwards is well known for his many books, The End For Which God Created the World, The Life of David Brainerd, which served to inspire thousands of missionaries throughout the 19th century< Less
A History of the Work of Redemption, Containing the Outlines of a Body of Divinity, Including a View of Church History, In a Method Entirely New, Revised Edition By Jonathan Edwards
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Jonathan Edwards was a Christian preacher and theologian. Edwards is widely acknowledged to be America's most important and original philosophical theologian, and one of America's greatest... More > intellectuals. His theological work is broad in scope, but he is often associated with Reformed theology, the metaphysics of theological determinism, and the Puritan heritage. Recent studies have emphasized how thoroughly Edwards grounded his life's work on conceptions of beauty, harmony, and ethical fittingness, and how central The Enlightenment was to his mindset. Edwards played a critical role in shaping the First Great Awakening. Edwards delivered the sermon "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God", a classic of American literature, during another wave of revival in 1741, following George Whitefield's tour of the Thirteen Colonies. Edwards is well known for his many books, The End For Which God Created the World, The Life of David Brainerd, which served to inspire thousands of missionaries throughout the 19th century< Less
The Divine Comedy By Dante Alighieri
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The Divine Comedy is an epic poem by Dante Alighieri, begun c. 1308 and completed 1320, a year before his death in 1321. It is widely considered the preeminent work of Italian literature and is seen... More > as one of the greatest works of world literature. The poem's imaginative vision of the afterlife is representative of the medieval world-view as it had developed in the Western Church by the 14th century. It helped establish the Tuscan language, in which it is written, as the standardized Italian language. It is divided into three parts: Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso. On the surface, the poem describes Dante's travels through Hell, Purgatory, and Paradise or Heaven; but at a deeper level, it represents, allegorically, the soul's journey towards God. At this deeper level, Dante draws on medieval Christian theology and philosophy, especially Thomistic philosophy and the Summa Theological of Thomas Aquinas. Consequently, the Divine Comedy has been called "the Summa in verse".< Less
On the origin of the Species By Charles Darwin
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Charles Darwin's origin of Species, is a work of scientific literature which is considered to be the foundation of evolutionary biology.introduced the scientific theory that populations evolve over... More > the course of generations through a process of natural selection. It presented a body of evidence that the diversity of life arose by common descent through a branching pattern of evolution. Various evolutionary ideas had already been proposed to explain new findings in biology. There was growing support for such ideas among dissident anatomists and the general public, but scientific establishment was closely tied to the Church of England, while science was part of natural theology. Ideas about the transmutation of species were controversial as they conflicted with the beliefs that species were unchanging parts of a designed hierarchy and that humans were unique, unrelated to animals. The political and theological implications were intensely debated, but transmutation was not accepted by the scientific mainstream.< Less
A Tale of a Tub (Illustrated) By Jonathan Swift
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A Tale of a Tub was the first major work written by Jonathan Swift. The Tale is a prose parody which is divided into sections of "digression" and a "tale" of three brothers, each... More > representing one of the main branches of western Christianity. The "tale" presents a consistent satire of religious excess, while the digressions are a series of parodies of contemporary writing in literature, politics, theology, Biblical exegesis, and medicine.< Less
Future Science (Volume I 2012-2015, part one) By Tianren Cheng
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It take us four years’ hardest work to establish this large masterpiece. In this series, we not only study the most popular topics in mathematic and theoretical physics, our field also covers... More > computer algorithm, religion(theology), literature and modern music. Our goal is to briefly introduce the most professional concept in science and art, and we also try to make them more visualize and popularize for common readers. So we sincerely thanks all the reference author appeared in the first volume of this book. Thank you!< Less
Future Science (Volume I 2012-2015, part two) By Tianren Cheng
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It take us four years’ hardest work to establish this large masterpiece. In this series, we not only study the most popular topics in mathematic and theoretical physics, our field also covers... More > computer algorithm, religion(theology), literature and modern music. Our goal is to briefly introduce the most professional concept in science and art, and we also try to make them more visualize and popularize for common readers. So we sincerely thanks all the reference author appeared in the first volume of this book. Thank you!< Less
Future Science (Volume Ⅱ 2016-2019, part one) By Tianren Cheng
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It take us another four years’ hardest work to establish this large masterpiece. In this series, we not only study the most popular topics in mathematic and theoretical physics, our field also... More > covers computer algorithm, religion(theology), literature and modern music. Our goal is to briefly introduce the most professional concept in science and art, and we also try to make them more visualize and popularize for common readers. So we sincerely thanks all the reference author appeared in the first volume of this book. Thank you!< Less
Future Science (Volume Ⅱ 2016-2019, part two) By Tianren Cheng
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It take us another four years’ hardest work to establish this large masterpiece. In this series, we not only study the most popular topics in mathematic and theoretical physics, our field also... More > covers computer algorithm, religion(theology), literature and modern music. Our goal is to briefly introduce the most professional concept in science and art, and we also try to make them more visualize and popularize for common readers. So we sincerely thanks all the reference author appeared in the first volume of this book. Thank you!< Less
Firestorm 2034 By C.J.S. Hayward
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There are many kinds of giftedness, and to be human is to be given a gift. The term "gifted" in psychology is narrow next to such variety, and does not refer to the most significant kinds... More > of giftedness: those that are moral and spiritual. But it exist, and it can be extraordinarily interesting. Firestorm 2034 is a glimpse into a world people live in, and a life. It is meant to share an experience that is at once obscure and very human, providing a glimpse into experience, or rather different glimpses from different angles. The collection is, overall, quite colorful. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: C.J.S. (Jonathan) Hayward wears many hats: author, philosopher, theologian, artist, poet, wayfarer, philologist, inventor, web guru, teacher. He is an Eastern Orthodox Christian, has lived in the U.S., Malaysia, England, and France, and holds master's degrees bridging math and computers (UIUC), and philosophy and theology (Cambridge). He has websites at JonathansCorner.com and CJSHayward.com.< Less

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