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The Belief In God And Immortality

A Psychological, Anthropological And Statistical Study

by James H. Leuba

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology of Religion,
  • Philosophy,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Commentaries / Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages364
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9678741M
    ISBN 100548110255
    ISBN 109780548110256
    OCLC/WorldCa172978538

      Here, though, we may simply point out that immortality is a benefit of the atonement only for those whom God saves through repentance and faith. The apostle Paul spoke of “immortality” as an aspect of the resurrection bodies of believers who inherit the kingdom of God (1 Corinthians ). BOOK I. Chapter The belief of the resurrection of our Lord from the III. Faith, or reasonable and effective belief in God, proceeds Faith, or reasonable and effective belief in God, proceeds, Immortality (6 Occurrences) Romans 1 Corinthians ; 1 Timothy ): 1.

    (Latin, in, mortalis; German, Unsterblichkeit) By immortality is ordinarily understood the doctrine that the human soul will survive death, continuing in the possession of an endless conscious existence. Together with the question of the existence of God, it forms the most momentous issue with which philosophy has to belongs primarily to rational or metaphysical psychology . But now that you have been set free from sin and have become slaves to God, the benefit you reap leads to holiness, and the result is eternal life. (Romans —NIV) “And the result is eternal life.” First we cultivate eternal life by becoming a slave to God. Then we reap immortality in the body. This is the Divine plan of salvation.

    THE BELIEF IN GOD AND IMMORTALITY. By James H. Leuba. Boston: Sherman French and Company, Pp. xvii, This volume offers (1) a brief discussion of the origin and nature of the belief in immortality; (2) the results of a statistical study concerning beliefs in immortality and in a personal God; (3). Discussion of D.Z. Phillips Conception of Immortality In his book 'Death and Immortality', D Z Phillips starts by asking the question: does belief in immortality rest on a mistake? The first two chapters are negative in the sense that they examine traditional philosophical, as well as common sense, conceptions of what immortality means.


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The Belief In God And Immortality by James H. Leuba Download PDF EPUB FB2

God, the soul, and immortality constitute, according to general opinion, the great framework of religion. In an earlier book I have considered the origin, the nature, the function, and the future of the belief in what I have called "personal" gods.

The present volume is a similar study of the belief in personal immortality. The belief and magic portions, from what I read, had some interesting history, but, as with the science section, I would make a modest estimate that 75% of it is the author telling the story of researching this book, as opposed to discussing what he learned/5(23).

Since this book is subtitled The Science, Belief, and Magic behind living forever, I was actually expecting it to be about that. Instead, most of this book was about the author's personal relationship with science, belief, and magic, /5.

The Belief in God and Immortality, [James H. Leuba] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.

Though we have made best efforts - the Cited by:   Buy a cheap copy of The Will to Believe, Human Immortality book by William James. Two books bound together, from religious period of one of the most renowned and representative thinkers.

Written for laymen, thus easy to understand, it 5/5(3). Get this from a library. The belief in god and immortality. [James H Leuba] -- Subtitled "A Psychological, Anthropological and Statistical Study" and first published inLeuba's book explores the origin, nature and function of what he calls a "personal" god.

He analyzes. Read "The Belief in God and Immortality (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)" by James H. Leuba available from Rakuten Kobo. Subtitled “A Psychological, Anthropological and Statistical Study” and first published inLeuba’s book explores th Brand: Barnes & Noble.

The Will to Believe and Human Immortality by William James. Paperback specifically for laymen and they are still stimulating reading for readers concerned with important questions of belief in an age of science. your own three-dimensional paper model of the human skeleton with this exciting and educational activity book.

Easy to Brand: Dover Publications. Subtitled "A Psychological, Anthropological and Statistical Study" and first published inLeuba's book explores the origin, nature and function of what he calls a "personal" god.

He analyzes how modern conceptions of God and immortality have grown not from a single primary belief but as an independent creations, born of the realization of. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Leuba, James H.

(James Henry), Belief in God and immortality. Boston, Sherman, French & Company, Immortality, in philosophy and religion, the indefinite continuation of the mental, spiritual, or physical existence of individual human beings. In many philosophical and religious traditions, immortality is specifically conceived as the continued existence of an immaterial soul or mind beyond the physical death of the body.

Flew considers the great Kantian issues of "God, freedom, and immortality." He takes a new look at the arguments for the existence of God and the question of religious belief, and examines the claim that our lives can have meaning only by assuming the /5(2).

Belief in posthumous immortality is very much alive today. Data collected by the General Social Surveys show that 80 percent of Americans believe in life after death. The figures are around 70 percent in Canada, 65 percent in Australia, 60 percent in the UK, and above 50 percent throughout much of Europe/5(2).

Immortality is eternal life, being exempt from death; unending existence. Some modern species may possess biological immortality. Certain scientists, futurists, and philosophers have theorized about the immortality of the human body, with some suggesting that human immortality may be achievable in the first few decades of the 21st advocates believe that life.

Book Reviews. The Belief in God and Immortality. By James H. Leuba. Sherman, French & Co., Pp. In the second part of this book, pp. Professor Leuba presents the statistical results of an inquiry into the prevalence of belief in a personal God and in immortality, among various groups of persons.

Christianity - Christianity - The immortality of the soul: Human beings seem always to have had some notion of a shadowy double that survives the death of the body. But the idea of the soul as a mental entity, with intellectual and moral qualities, interacting with a physical organism but capable of continuing after its dissolution, derives in Western thought from Plato and entered.

This first volume of Professor Frazer’s book, The Belief in Immortality, consists of twenty lectures delivered between and as part of the Gifford’s Lectures at the University of St.

Andrews. Frazer focuses on the belief in immortality in primitive societies, as he believes only then can we understand our own beliefs in life after death. The belief in God and immortality, a psychological, anthropological, and statistical study Item Preview remove-circle The belief in God and immortality, a psychological, anthropological, and statistical study by Leuba, James H.

Pages:   That is the Father’s belief. You and I need to believe what God believes. When we do, we are walking in faith and in the light. He said that we no longer live but that it is Christ that lives in us.

And the “life [we] now live in the flesh we live by the faith of the Son of God ” (2: 20). He has faith in Himself and belief in Himself.

The belief in immortality and the worship of the dead by Frazer, James George, Sir, Publication date Topics Immortality, Ancestor worship -- Oceanica, Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Oceanica, Burial, Oceania -- Religion, Oceania -- Social life and customs PublisherPages:. 'The Belief in God and Immortality.

A Psychological, Anthropological, and Statistical Study. Sherman French and Co., Boston. The second of the three parts composing this book is a statistical study of two religious beliefs.

The figure () given in Mr. Kantor's review as the number of answers to my questionnaire is wrong.Chapter 8: A Whiteheadian Conception of Immortality. On several occasions Whitehead refers to basic insights or initial intuitions or feelings of mankind which require explanations or justifications.

Man’s desire for immortality is one of these initial intuitions, or persistent dreams, desires, or impulses of mankind.This is not a Christian belief brothers; it is a heathen belief, taught first by the father of lies in the Garden of Eden.

Immortality of the soul: Tyndale and Luther Let’s now see what 2 of the greatest reformers thought about the doctrine of the immortality of the soul.