Themes

The Archive

Digital Archive brought to you
by JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Search results for:
"Education"

DeWolf L. Harold: RRR (1949)

Dr. King references Harold DeWolf's book "The Religious Revolt Against Reason."

Evil

Dr. King references the religious philosopher William Ernest Hocking regarding the topic of evil.

Anaximenes

Dr. King writes notes about the views of philosopher Anaximenes on the universe, comparing them to those of Thales and Anaximander.

Location & Situation

Dr. King compares the meanings of "location" and "situation."

References (Religion and Philosophy)

Dr. King cites three articles about Borden Parker Bowne. The first, “Personalism and the Influence of Bowne,” was written by Edgar S. Brightman and appeared in the journal The Personalist.

Philosopher (definition)

Dr. King quotes poet William Wordsworth's definition of a philosopher.

Monism

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

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.

Albany Movement Position Paper

Tuesday, July 17, 1962

This paper states that segregation is both unconstitutional and immoral. It calls for a face-to-face meeting with the Albany, Georgia City Commission to discuss disposition of cases against the Albany Movement and a commitment to the First Amendment right of peaceful protest; clarification of the city’s position on the recent Interstate Commerce Commission ruling and desegregation of the city’s buses, and establishment of a bi-racial commission to recommend a timetable for desegregating lunch counters, the library, schools, and parks.

Prayer

Dr. King writes about the topic prayer.

Schleiermacher (The Church)

Dr. King quotes Friedrich Schleiermacher’s “The Christian Faith.”

Philosophy of Life (Its Importance)

Dr. King quotes G. K. Chesterton’s “Heretics.”

Messianic Hope

Dr. King writes on the concept of "Messianic Hope" as covered in the Old Testament book, Micah.

God

Dr. King writes about God, according to Isaiah 40: 12-31.

Trinitarianism

Dr. King discusses the doctrine trinitarianism, the belief that God is one being, existing in three equal persons.

Ritschl, Albrecht

Dr. King provides a biographical sketch of German theologian Albrecht Ritschl.

Suffering

Dr. King quotes and comments on Shakespeare's "Henry V."

Ritschl

Dr. King quotes Albrecht Ritschl on Christology regarding Jesus' relation to God.

Song of Songs

Dr. King writes a brief summary of the book Song of Songs.

Social Ethics

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

God

Dr. King references a quote from Proverbs regarding creation and God's wisdom.

Nationalism

Dr. King refers to Jeremiah 1:5, explaining that this passage represents a departure from nationalism toward a more universal emphasis.

Sin

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."

Jesus

Dr. King highlights the significant characteristics of Jesus Christ.

Ritschl and Schleiermacher

Dr. King compares the thoughts of German theologian's Friedrich Schleiermacher and Albrecht Ritschl.

Sin

Dr. King explains the relationship between punishment and sin by referencing the biblical verse, I Chronicles 21:17.

God

Dr. King writes about God, according to the first chapter of the Old Testament book, Nahum.

Schleiermacher (The Immanence of God)

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

Idealism

Dr. King cites several statements regarding idealism.