Archive for December 8th, 2007

An Essay upon the Development of Christian Doctrine continues, as Newman argues for the use of ordinary standards of trust in evidence in matters of faith as well as ordinary affairs.

Chapter 3B


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A Dialogue of Comfort against Tribulation continues. Sir Thomas More’s characters discuss why a Christian should expect trouble in life, and so the lack of it really isn’t a sign of God’s favor. This time, Vincent tries to use the Patriarchs as an argument, but his uncle turns the argument back against itself….

Book 1, Chapters 15-16


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“Bricriu’s Feast” continues. Now the Ulstermen decide to make the quarrelling heroes and ladies somebody else’s problem.

Chapters 5-7


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