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" One of the best attested miracles in all profane history, is that which Tacitus reports of Vespasian, who cured a blind man in Alexandria, by means of his spittle, and a lame man by the mere touch of his foot... "
An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding: And, Selections from A Treatise ...
by David Hume, Adam Smith - 1963 - 280 pages
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Hume's Abject Failure : The Argument Against Miracles: The Argument Against ...

John Earman Professor of the History and Philosophy of Science University of Pittsburgh - Philosophy - 2000 - 232 pages
...been two hundred leagues distant, at the same instant when the crime is said to have been committed. One of the best attested miracles in all profane history,...miraculous cures. The story may be seen in that fine historian;12 where every circumstance seems to add weight to the testimony, and might be displayed...
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Hume's Abject Failure: The Argument Against Miracles

John Earman - Philosophy - 2000 - 217 pages
...been two hundred leagues distant. at the same instant when the crime is said to have been committed. One of the best attested miracles in all profane history....his spittle. and a lame man by the mere touch of his fool: in obedience to a vision of the god SERAIMS. who had enjoined them to have recourse to the Emperor....
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Epistemology: Contemporary Readings

Michael Huemer - Philosophy - 2002 - 619 pages
...been two hundred leagues distant, at the same instant when the crime is said to have been committed. One of the best attested miracles in all profane history,...enjoined them to have recourse to the Emperor, for 227 these miraculous cures. The story may be seen in that fine historian;4 where every circumstance...
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A Defense of Hume on Miracles

Robert J. Fogelin - Philosophy - 2010 - 128 pages
...two hundred leagues distant, at the same instant when the crime is said to have been committed. [25] One of the best attested miracles in all profane history,...miraculous cures. The story may be seen in that fine historian;4 where every circumstance seems to add weight to the testimony, and might be displayed at...
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A dissertation on miracles

George Campbell - 1983
...which Tacitus reports of " Vefpafian, who cured a blind man in " Alexandria, by means of his fpittle, and " a lame man by the mere touch of his " foot, in obedience to a vifion of the god " Serapis, who had enjoin'd them to have " recourfe to the emperor, for thefe mira"...
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Essays: Moral, Political and Literary

David Hume - Philosophy - 2007 - 628 pages
...best attested miracles in all profone history, is that which Tacitus reports of Vespasian, who cored a blind man in Alexandria by means of his spittle,...have recourse to the Emperor for these miraculous cares. The story may be seen in that fine historian ; where every circumstance seems to add weight...
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Hume: An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding: And Other Writings

Stephen Buckle - Philosophy - 2007 - 278 pages
...1 06 hundred leagues distant, at the same instant when the crime is said to have been committed. 25 One of the best attested miracles in all profane history, is that which Tacitus reports of Vespasian,20 who cured a blind man in Alexandria, by means of his spittle, and a lame man by the mere...
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LECTURES OF THE EVIDENCES OF CHRISTIANITY IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY.

ALBERT BARNES - 1868
...century. The circumstances in these cases, and the argument, can be best expressed in his own words : ' ' One of the best attested miracles in all profane history...by means of his spittle, and a lame man by the mere fouch of his foot ; in obedience to a vision of the god Serapis, who had enjoined them to have recourse...
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the uarterly review

john murray - 1835
...whole doctrine of Miracles, of which he confesses Prophecy to be a real and integral portion. ' that one of the best attested miracles in all profane history...Alexandria by means of his spittle, and a lame man by a mere touch of his foot.'—Ibid. p. 130. It is remarkable that Voltaire introduces the self-same...
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