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God (Evil)

Dr. King quotes Anicius Severinus Manlius Boethius, from "De Consolatione Philosophiae" (Consolation of Philosophy).

Augustine's Doctrine of Evil

Dr. King cites Albert Knudson's "The Doctrine of Redemption.

Evil (Problem of)

Dr. King discusses the concept of evil.

Suffering (Illustration)

Dr. King uses a Lily Dougall story from “God and the Struggle for Existence” as an example of suffering.

Unitarianism

Dr. King describes the theology of Unitarianism as being a contrast to Trinitarianism.

Sin

ISRAEL

Dr. King paraphrases the teachings of Amos about sin. Dr. King writes that Amos condemns Israel for the sins of bribery, oppression of the poor by the rich, sexual immorality and the "self-indulgent use of what has been wrung from the helpless."

Handwritten Notecard Regarding Sin

On this note card, Dr. King discusses the repercussions of sin according to Albrecht Ritschl.

Fear

Dr. King quotes John Watson's "Behaviorism" on the two things that incite fear.

Monism

Dr. King cites the many ways in which the concept of Monism is applied.

Schleiermacher (Christology)

Dr. King outlines an excerpt from the author Schleiermacher in referencing an idea of Christ.

Evil

Dr. King quotes Harris Franklin Rall's "Christianity," highlighting the topic "the evil of the universe."

Art - Aesthetic

Dr. King notes several passages from Paul Tillich's "The Religious Situation." The quotes relay the importance of art and its aesthetic value on the function of spiritual situations.

Man (sinfulness)

Dr. King explains the sinfulness of man with a quote from the book of Psalms.

Evil

Dr. King outlines Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus' insights on the question of evil.

Forgiveness

Dr. King provides several definitions of the word forgiveness according to several outside references.

Methodology, Tests of Truth

Dr. King discusses Henry Nelson Wieman's test of truth in religion described in "The Source of Human Good."

Religion

Dr. King quotes Robert Flint’s “The Philosophy of History.”

God

Dr. King quotes Plato's views regarding God.

Brotherhood

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

Syllabus in Preaching and Worship

This syllabus for the course "Preaching and Worship" details the topics to be covered during the course. The following key topics are included: The Preaching Ministry of the Church, The Preparation of the Sermon, and Worship.

Brotherhood

Dr. King cites a quote that exemplifies the necessity of understanding human connection. Emphasizing brotherhood, he notes man's inherent dependence on others.

Worship

Dr. King describes the challenge of the Protestant Church as finding a balance between objective and subjective worship.

MLK's handwritten notecard regarding Fact

On this notecard, Dr. King cites the definition of the word 'fact' from The Hibbert Journal, July 1933, according to Arthur Darby Nock.

Patripassianism

Dr. King gives a definition of patripassianism.

Religion (Definition)

Dr. King quotes G. W. Knox on religion from the Harvard Theological Review.

Objects and the Nature of Thought

Dr. King notates the various explanations of "objects" and "the nature of thought."

Comte (A Criticism by Dr. R. flint)

Dr. King quotes a statement from Robert Flint's "Philosophy of History in France and Germany" which criticizes French philosopher, August Comte. Robert Flint was a Scottish philosopher.

Gregory the Great (540-604)

ITALY

Dr. King outlines historical information regarding Gregory the Great otherwise known as Pope Gregory I.

Religion

Dr. King records William Ernest Hocking's definition of religion. Hocking's first name is omitted on the note card.

Money

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