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Author Dwight, Timothy, 1752-1817.

Title The nature, and danger, of infidel philosophy : exhibited in two discourses, addressed to the candidates for the baccalaureate, in Yale College / by the Rev. Timothy Dwight, D.D., President of Yale College, September 9th, 1797
Published New-Haven [Conn.] : Printed by George Bunce, 1798
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Summary "This book discusses the nature and danger of infidel philosophy, exhibited in two discourses addressed to the candidates for the baccalaureate in Yale College. In every view, the state and the prospects of the Christian are full of comfort, peace, and hope, of medicines for grief, and seasonings for joy. The present state of the Infidel is destitute of both, and prospects he has none. Here, the religion of the Christian brings with it, in hand, worth, usefulness, and dignity; and hereafter, in bright reversion, and through an interminable progress, life, wisdom, virtue, happiness, and glory. Philosophy, on the contrary, adds to him, here, no enjoyment, and robs him of the chief support of suffering; and, beyond the grave, plunders him of heaven, and consigns him to annihilation and despair." (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2012 APA, all rights reserved)
Notes Also issued in print
Subject Baccalaureate addresses -- Connecticut -- Early works to 1800.
Apologetics -- Early works to 1800.
Skepticism -- Early works to 1800.
Philosophy.
Uncertainty.
Form Electronic book
Other Titles Half title: Doctor Dwight's sermons to the candidates for the baccalaureate in Yale-College, A.D. 1797