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Doctrines

Dr. King records a definition of the word "doctrine."

Authoritarianism

Dr. King quotes William Pepperell Montague's "Ways of Knowing."

Brotherhood

Dr. King quotes Leslie D. Weatherhead's "Why Do Men Suffer?"

Sin

Dr. King interprets Leviticus 4:3, a verse which implies that a community can incur guilt for the sins of its high priest.

Metaphysics

Dr. King quotes William James' perception of metaphysics.

God: Hosea

Dr. King explores God as it relates to the book of Hosea.

Sin

In this set of notecards, Dr. King discusses "sin." Referencing Biblical verses of Psalms 53:2 and 53:3, he says that "these passages seem to be an explicit affirmation of the universality of sin."

Schleiermacher (The Church)

Dr. King quotes Friedrich Schleiermacher's "The Christian Faith."

Mysticism

Dr. King quotes William Ernest Hocking’s “The Meaning of God in Human Experience.”

Cyprian of Carthage

Dr. King briefly outlines the life of Saint Cyprian of Carthage.

Social Ethics

Dr. King cites a scripture that deals with the topic of social ethics.

Imago Dei

From Luther's Commentary of Genesis, Dr. King records a description of "Imago Dei," which means the image of God. Martin Luther was an author, German priest, theologian and influencer of Dr. King.

Discipline

Dr. King records a quote from Proverbs 13:24 regarding discipline and corporal punishment.

Worship

Dr. King discusses the topic of religion and asserts, "religion is a binding force."

Listings of scholarship applicants of March 1967

Document titled Russell Bull Scholarship Applications March 1967. The list reads of applicants who are eligible for scholarships .

Freedom

Dr. King elaborates on the ideas of Paul Tillich regarding the doctrine of freedom. Mr. Tillich details the affirmation of determinism capabilities and the function of "will."

Man (John Scotus Eriugena)

Dr. King outlines Erigena's theory of how the current state of complexity in the universe came about.

Death

Dr. King meditates on death and a quotation from Thomas Carlyle in which Carlyle compares the death of his mother to the moon sinking into a dark sea.

Category Time

Dr. King outlines Paul Tillich's view on time.

Prayer

Dr. King records a prayer.

Value

Dr. King references Ralph Perry's "Present Philosophical Tendencies" and "The Present Conflict of Ideals" in relation to the subject of value.

Schleiermacher

Dr. King records Friedrich Schleiermacher's views on religion, sin and redemption.

Auguste Comte

Dr. King writes of Comte's views of the relationship between the theological, the metaphysical and the scientific worlds.

Prophet

Dr. King references John C. Archer's "Faiths Men Live By."

Pilgrimage to Nonviolence

Dr. King's essay "Pilgrimage to Nonviolence" provides a replete account of the thinkers, ideas and sentiments responsible for his pledge to nonviolence.

America

Dr. King quotes Reinhold Niebuhr's view in "The Irony of American History" that "the paradise of domestic security is suspended in a hell of global insecurity."

Society

Dr. King quotes a statement from Charles H. Cooley's "The Social Process," in which Cooley defines society as a living, unified group of processes.

Definition of History

Dr. King explains a definition of history.

God

Dr. King references the book of Job by discussing the immense and power of God.

Jesus: Divinity and Missions

In this series of note cards, Dr. King documents various biblical passages from the New Testament that discuss Jesus' divinity. The passages are abbreviated and listed with their biblical citations.