Why I am not a Christian: And Other Essays on Religion and Related Subjects ( Routledge Classics (Paperback)) | Bertrand Russell Warum ich kein Christ bin. Dez. Kritik an Jesus Christus – Christentum; Bestrafung der Hölle; Verbreitung von Elend und Angst; Sünde wider den Heiligen Geist; Grausamkeit. Warum ich kein Christ bin (Why I am not a Christian) ist ein Essay von Bertrand Russell, in welchem er darlegt, was im.
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You find him quite bland and urbane towards the people who would not listen to him; and it wraum, to my mind, far more worthy of a sage to take that line than to take the line of indignation.
You remember what happened about the fig-tree.
When you hear people in church debasing themselves and saying that they are miserable sinners, and all the rest of it, kdin seems contemptible and not worthy of self-respecting human beings. Mai in eine Familie der englischen Aristokratie geboren. There is no evidence of design about it.
Volume Routledge Classics 2 February Die Frage ist nun, ob er sich selbst rasiert oder nicht. It should be added that the author alone is responsible for the political and other opinions expressed. The geography books count us all in, but that is a purely geographical sense, which I suppose we can ignore.
We have always been a species that looked to a power beyond our physical realm.
That was, of course, a convenient and simple explanation that saved them the trouble of looking any further for explanations of the law of gravitation. You could, of course, if you liked, say that there was a superior deity who gave orders to the God who made this world, or could take up the line that some of the gnostics took up—a line which I often thought was a very plausible one—that as a matter of fact this world that we know was made by the devil at a moment when God was not looking.
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Warum ich kein Christ bin German Edition 24 November It is a doctrine that put cruelty into the world and gave the world generations of cruel torture; and the Christ of the Gospels, if you could take Him as His chroniclers represent Him, would certainly have to be considered partly responsible for that.
That was a favourite argument all through the eighteenth century, especially under the influence of Sir Isaac Newton and his cosmogony. In den Jahren verfasste er eine drei Teile umfassende Autobiographie.
I do not myself feel that any person who is really profoundly humane can believe in everlasting punishment.
Conquer russfll world by intelligence, and not merely by being slavishly subdued by the terror that comes from it. Bertrand Russell wurde am So gab er angesichts des Zweiten Weltkrieges seinen rigorosen Pazifismus auf.
I think I should put Buddha and Socrates above Him in those respects. Mai in Trellech, Monmouthshire, Wales geboren.
That is the argument from design. The early Christians did really believe it, and they did abstain from such things as planting trees in their gardens, because they did accept from Christ the belief russwll the chrits coming was imminent. Various origin stories of the world as we know it have made appearances in holy texts from around the world.
Nobody really worries much about what is going to happen millions of years hence. If there can be anything without a cause, it may just as well be the world as God, so that there cannot be any validity in that argument.
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Selections from the Writings of Bertrand Russell 9 September Officers and Organization Contact Us. You will remember that He said: Dies spielte sich zur Zeit des Zweiten Weltkriegs ab.
It needs hope for the future, not looking back all the time towards a past that is dead, which we trust will bertrnd far surpassed by the future that our intelligence can create.
Then there is another point which I consider is excellent. Earl Russell, dem der Titel Earl Russell verliehen wurde war ein ehemaliger britischer Premierminister. Even if they think they are worrying much about that, they are really deceiving themselves.
There is no reason to suppose that the world had a beginning at all. Proposed Roads to Freedom 16 November Religion and Science 17 December I think that there are a good many points upon which I agree with Christ a great deal more than the professing Christians do. You do not, for instance, find that attitude in Socrates. That is only an example. Awrum not believe it; it is all nonsense.
Whatever your reason, you can select from a wide range of books that waru, an extensive number of topics on religion and faith on Amazon. Russell verfasste die Principia zusammen mit Alfred North Whitehead, der zeitweise mit seiner Familie in seinem Haus wohnte.
Christ certainly as depicted in the Gospels did believe in everlasting punishment, and one does find repeatedly a vindictive fury against those people who would not listen to His preaching—an attitude which is not uncommon with preachers, but which does somewhat detract from superlative excellence. Do you think that, if you russwll granted omnipotence and omniscience and millions of years in which to perfect your world, you could wrum nothing better than the Ku-Klux-Klan or the Fascists?
Most people believe in God because they have been taught from early infancy bertfand do it, and that is the main reason. April och There are a great many texts that prove that. I think you must have at the very lowest the belief that Christ was, if not divine, at least the best and wisest of men.