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Science (Definition)

Dr. King records a definition of science.

Schleiermacher (Elements of Pantheism)

Dr. King quotes Friedrich Schleiermacher’s “Speeches on Religion” and writes that it reminds him of Spinoza’s intellectual love of God. The full title of this work is “On Religion: Speeches to Its Cultured Despisers.”

God

Dr. King references the Old Testament book of Numbers regarding the topic of God.

Religion

Dr. King writes on the topic of religion, stating that the people living in the 18th century regarded religion as "the source of both political tyranny and social conflict."

Lenin

The role of State in Society is described as Dr. King documents a quote from the book "The State and Revolution" written by Vladimir Lenin.

Ethics

Dr. King records notes regarding how one should treat a stranger by citing the book of Leviticus.

Man

Dr. King writes about man's estimation of finiteness and freedom.

Social Ethics

EGYPT

Dr. King cites the Old Testament biblical book of Exodus regarding social ethics.

Barth, Karl

New York (NY)

Dr. King references Karl Barth's "The Doctrine of the Word of God."

Sin

Dr. King writes that Isaiah 1:18-20 indicates that sacrifices are not needed to be saved from sin; willingness and obedience are the way to be saved.

Money

Dr. King cites Albert Knudson's "The Principles of Christian Ethics."

Freedom

Dr. King quotes Paul Tillich's "Systematic Theology" on the concept of freedom.

Dictator

Dr. King reveals the definition of a dictator according to Plato.

Sin

Dr. King writes about sin, according to Jeremiah 5:4.

God

Dr. King notes that Jeremiah 9:23 speaks of man's ability to know and understand God in contrast to modern theology's claim that God is beyond knowing.

Barth - The Epistle to the Romans

Dr. King quotes Karl Barth's "The Epistle to the Romans."

Spirit of Law[s]

Dr. King summarizes “The Spirit of the Laws,” written by Montesquieu, a political philosopher of the Enlightenment period.

God

Dr. King quotes St. Thomas Aquinas on the concept of God.

Religious Education

Dr. King discusses the topic of religious education. King asserts that religious education should not become a substitute for personal evangelism and that "religious instruction without conversion is comparatively ineffective."

Schleiermacher

Dr. King quotes theologian Schleiermacher regarding the universe.

Knowledge

Dr. King references a biblical scripture regarding the topic knowledge.

Toynbee

Dr. King highlights a quote from Arnold J. Toynbee's twelve-volume analysis of the rise and fall of civilizations, "A Study of History."

God (Malachi)

Dr. King references various Bible passages that are related to God.

Schleiermacher (The Social Implication of Religion)

Dr. King quotes Friedrich Schleiermacher’s “Speeches on Religion.” The full title of this work is “On Religion: Speeches to Its Cultured Despisers.”

Capitalism

Dr. King quotes the Honorable John Rankin's remarks regarding capitalism. He discusses two motives that make human beings work: "fear of punishment and the hope of reward."

The Trinity

Dr. King provides the historical origin and ideology of the Trinity.

Love

Dr. King quotes Reinhold Niebuhr's "The Nature and Destiny of Man."

Reason

Dr. King quotes a passage from Karl Barth's "Word of God and the Word of Man," regarding reason.

Nature

Dr. King writes notes regarding the topic of nature.

Evil, Forgiveness, God

Dr. King references the Old Testament Book of Psalms regarding the topics of evil, forgiveness and God. He asserts that we must always treat the poor with love because God loves them.