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How to prove there is a God : Mortimer J. Adler's writings and thoughts about God

Author: Mortimer Jerome Adler; Ken Dzugan
Publisher: Chicago : Open Court, ©2011.
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One Of The Great Tasks of Mortimer Adler's illustrious life was his search for a watertight proof of the existence of God. Adler believed that his search had been successful.
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Named Person: Mortimer Jerome Adler; Mortimer Jerome Adler
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mortimer Jerome Adler; Ken Dzugan
ISBN: 9780812696899 0812696891
OCLC Number: 648922262
Description: xi, 307 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: How to think about God's existence / Mortimer J. Adler --
The God I pray to / Mortimer J. Adler --
Adler under fire / Mortimer J. Adler, William F. Buckley, and Jeff Greenfield --
A debate about God and science --
The guiding hand of God in the universe / Owen Gingerich --
God, chance, and natural theology / Mortimer J. Adler --
Gingerich replies to Adler / Owen Gingerich --
New developments in science strengthen Adler's argument for God's existence / John Cramer --
Adler's early struggles with the God question --
The demonstration of God's existence --
Mortimer J. Adler --
A reply to Adler on God's existence / Herbert Thomas Schwartz --
God's existence: a new approach / Mortimer J. Adler.
Responsibility: compiled and edited by Ken Dzugan.

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Explains why reason shows there must be a God. This title contains articles from different stages of the author's philosophical career, with pieces from 1943 to 1981 showing him defending his  Read more...

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"America's foremost philosopher." --TIME Magazine "Mortimer Adler's argument for the existence of God was a powerful reminder that the Aristotelian-Thomistic tradition was far from exhausted--now we Read more...

 
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