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By Andrew White

ISBN-10: 113851831X

ISBN-13: 9781138518315

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ISBN-13: 9781412843126

Given the strong and forthright identify of Andrew Dickson White's vintage learn, you should clarify his personal experience of the complete as given within the unique 1896 version: "My conviction is that technological know-how, notwithstanding it has obviously conquered dogmatic theology in line with biblical texts and old modes of concept, will cross hand in hand with faith, and that even though theological regulate will proceed to decrease, faith as noticeable within the popularity of a 'power within the universe, now not ourselves, which makes for righteousness' and within the love of God and of our neighbor, will gradually develop greater and superior, not just within the American associations of studying, yet on the planet at large."

White started to gather his magnum opus, a quantity paintings first released in 1896 as A background of the war of technology with Theology in Christendom. In correspondence he wrote that he meant the paintings to stake out a place among such non secular orthodoxy as John Henry Newman's on one part and such secular scoffing as Robert Ingersoll's at the other.

Historian Paul Carter declared that this publication did up to the other released paintings "toward routing orthodoxy within the identify of science." Insofar as technological know-how and faith got here to be largely considered as enemies, with technological know-how retaining the ethical excessive floor, White inadvertently, grew to become the most potent and influential advocates for unbelief.

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