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Monothelitism

Dr. King outlines the principles of Monothelitism.

Hegel

Dr. King references German philosopher, George Hegal, in this handwritten notecard.

The Servant of Jehovah

Dr. King writes that Isaiah 41:1-6 seems to describe the servant of the Lord as the personification of Israel, whose task is to bring peace and prosperity to Israel and knowledge of Him to the entire world.

Time

Dr. King quotes St. Augustine’s “Confessions.”

God

Here, Dr. King writes a theoretical view of the existence of God.

Liberalism

Dr. King notes a view of liberalism in Harry Emerson Fosdick’s “The Modern Use of the Bible.”

Sin

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

Suffering

Dr. King quotes William James' essay "Is Life Worth Living?"

Apollinarianism

Dr. King defines Apollinarianism.

Tillich's Definition of God

Dr. King documents philosopher Paul Tillich's definition of God from his book "Systematic Theology."

God

Dr. King quotes Plato's views regarding God.

My Dream: Julian Bond and the Constitution by MLK

Saturday, January 22, 1966

Dr. King elaborates on the "hypocritical" and "high-handed injustice" executed by the United States and their refusal to seat Julian Bond for the Georgia State Legislature. Abraham Lincoln is highlighted for his exercise of the democratic right in his stance against Congress involving the United States war with Mexico. Dr. King asserts the irony in the method of Mr. Bond's colleagues and critics whom either indirectly or directly supported racial segregation. Dr.

Primacy of Events

Dr. King notes Alfred North Whitehead’s view on the primacy of events over space and time.

Sin in Psalms

Dr. King writes notes on the topic of sin, quoting Psalm 51:5.

Metaphysics

Dr. King quotes William James' perception of metaphysics.

Certainty (Religious)

Dr. King refers to Brightman's "Philosophy of Religion" in regard to religious certainty.

A. N. Whitehead

Dr. King quotes Alfred North Whitehead's view of the philosophy of science in The Concept of Nature.

Satan

Dr. King records a note on the Bok of Job, chapter 1, verses 11 and 12.

Self

Dr. King quotes Paul Tillich’s “Systematic Theology.”

Miracles

Dr. King paraphrases the Old Testament scripture of Exodus chapter 13, verse 22, in which God leads the Israelites with a cloud by day and a a pillar of fire by night.

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.

Apocalyptic Religion

Dr. King quotes John Oman's "the Natural and The Supernatural."

Dort, Canons of

Dr. King documents a brief history of the Arminian judicial decision, officially titled "The Decision of the Synod of Dort."

Evil (Problem of)

Dr. King discusses the concept of evil.

Schleiermacher (Christianity)

Dr. King cites a quote by philosopher Schleiermacher regarding "the God-consciousness."

Restorationism

Dr. King defines restorationism.

History

Dr. King references a quote from philosopher Hegel regarding the philosophy of history.

Mysticism

Dr. King cites a passage from American philosopher William Ernest Hocking's "Meaning of God in Human Experience," in which he discusses various forms of mysticism.

Truth

Dr. King quotes Robert Browning's "Paracelsus."

Humanism (15th Century)

Dr. King reflects on a classical approach to learning.