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" ... years continued us in such a state, can and will restore us to the like state of sensibility in another world, and make us capable there to receive the retribution he has designed to men according to their doings in this life. "
The works of Lord Bolingbroke: with a life, prepared expressly for this ... - Page 174
by Viscount Henry St. John Bolingbroke - 1841
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Locke's Essay Concerning Human Understanding: Books II and IV (with ..., Book 2

John Locke - Knowledge, Theory of - 1905 - 348 pages
...soul, if our faculties cannot arrive at demonstrative certainty, we need not think it strange. All the great ends of morality and religion are well enough...immateriality; since it is evident that he who made us at the beginning, to subsist here, sensible intelligent beings, and for several years continued us...
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Locke

Samuel Alexander - Philosophy - 1908 - 90 pages
...holds Him to have added thought to certain systems of senseless matter. ' All the great ends of worship and religion are well enough secured without philosophical proofs of the soul's immateriality.' The identity of the soul, whichever view be 40 taken of it, consists in the identity of consciousness....
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The Treatment of Personality by Locke, Berkeley and Hume: A Study, in the ...

Jay William Hudson - Ethics - 1911 - 100 pages
...setting bounds. To this omnipotence he reverts when, dissenting from the Bishop, he asserts that "All the great ends of morality and religion are well enough...philosophical proofs of the soul's immateriality" (IV, iii, 6). For even though we be material, God's power is great enough to annex immortality even...
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The Idea of God in the Light of Recent Philosophy: The Gifford Lectures ...

Andrew Seth Pringle-Pattison - God - 1917 - 443 pages
...fixed to matter, so disposed, a thinking immaterial substance ' ; and he was of opinion that ' all the great ends of morality and religion are well enough...without philosophical proofs of the soul's immateriality ' (Essay, IV. 3. 6). Perhaps it would sound materialistic only because, under the unconscious influence...
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The Spirit of Modern Republicanism: The Moral Vision of the American ...

Thomas L. Pangle - Philosophy - 1990 - 334 pages
...this impasse has no untoward implications for our rational conviction that the soul is immortal: All the great Ends of Morality and Religion, are well...Immateriality; since it is evident, that he who made us at first begin to subsist here, sensible intelligent Beings, and for several years continued us in...
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Locke: Epistemology and Ontology

Michael Ayers - Philosophy - 1993 - 682 pages
...scepticism about the essence of that which thinks in us is compatible with a belief in immortality: 'All the great Ends of Morality and Religion, are well...secured, without philosophical Proofs of the Soul's Immateriality.'1 In effect he argued that consciousness of oneself as a thinking thing is not, as the...
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Women Philosophers of the Early Modern Period

Margaret Atherton - Philosophy - 1994 - 166 pages
...our faculties cannot arrive to demonstrative certainty about it, we need not think it strange: all the great ends of morality and religion are well enough...immateriality; since it is evident, that he, who made us at first begin to subsist here, sensible, intelligent beings, and for several years continued us in...
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John Locke: Resistance, Religion and Responsibility

John Marshall - History - 1994 - 485 pages
...argued that it did not matter if men could attain certainty about the soul's immateriality because 'All the great ends of Morality and Religion, are well...philosophical Proofs of the Soul's Immateriality.' He continued that this was because 'it is evident, that he who made us at first begin to subsist here,...
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The Cambridge Companion to Locke

Vere Chappell - Philosophy - 1994 - 329 pages
...be able to know, whether any material Being thinks, or no," and applauded Locke's belief that "all the great Ends of Morality and Religion, are well...philosophical Proofs of the Soul's Immateriality." He also related Locke's suggestion to the long-debated question of animal souls and Cartesian beast...
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Leibniz: New Essays on Human Understanding

Gottfried Wilhelm Freiherr von Leibniz, Peter Remnant, Jonathan Bennett - Philosophy - 1996 - 528 pages
...with faith and probability', especially with regard to ' the immateriality of the soul ' ; that ' all the great ends of morality and religion, are well enough secured, without philosophical proofs of [that] immateriality; [and that] it is evident, that he who made us at first begin ' encore une suite...
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