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The religious opinions of Milton, Locke, and Newton

by McLachlan, Herbert

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Published by Manchester University Press in Manchester, Eng .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Religion,
  • Locke, John, 1632-1704 -- Religion,
  • Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727 -- Religion,
  • Religion in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby H. McLachlan.
    SeriesPublications of the University of Manchester, no. 276. Theological series ;, no. 6
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR145 .M27
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 221, [1] p.
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6422886M
    LC Control Number41020461
    OCLC/WorldCa7365654

    We take MILTON, LOCKE, and NEWTON, and place them in our front, and want no others to oppose to the whole army of great names on the opposite side. Before these intellectual suns, the stars of self-named orthodoxy ‘hide their diminished heads’ ” (35–36).4/5(32).   For arguments that Locke heavily influenced the founding generation’s thinking on religious liberty, see, eg S Gerald Sandler, ‘Lockean Ideas in Thomas Jefferson’s Bill for Establishing Religious Freedom’ () 21 Journal of the History of Ideas ; and Sanford Kessler, ‘Locke’s Influence on Jefferson’s ‘Bill for Establishing Religious Freedom’’ () 25 Author: Kevin Vance.

    H. McLachlan, The Religious Opinions of Milton, Locke and Newton (Manchester, ), p. 94 Google Scholar D.P. Walker, The Decline of Hell: Seventeenth-Century Discussions of Eternnal Torment (Chicago, ) Google ScholarAuthor: W. M. Spellman. Locke repeatedly appealed to the idea that Jesus demonstrated and Paul taught that no one should be coerced into violating his or her conscience (e.g., Romans ). And, wrote Locke, the use of violence to enforce particular religious views would only make citizens religious hypocrites and unworthy believers.

    “John Locke’s religious, educational, and moral thought.” The religious opinions of Milton, Locke and Newton. Socinianism in seventeenth-century England. McLachlan, Hugh V. “Buchanan, Locke and Wittgenstein on classification.” “A Locke commonplace book in Glasgow University Library.”. Locke’s Letter and Evangelical Tolerance. John Locke’s Letter Concerning Toleration was one of the seventeenth century’s most eloquent pleas to Christians to renounce religious persecution. It was also timely. It was written in Latin in Holland in , just after the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes, and published in Latin and English in , just after the English parliament conceded.


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The Religious Opinions of Milton, Locke and Newton [McLachlan, H.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Religious Opinions of Milton, Locke and NewtonAuthor: H.

McLachlan. : Religious Opinions of Milton Locke and Newton (): Herbert McLachlan: Books. Additional Physical Format: Online version: McLachlan, Herbert, Religious opinions of Milton, Locke, and Newton.

Manchester, Eng., Manchester University. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: McLachlan, Herbert, Religious opinions of Milton, Locke, and Newton. New York, Russell. John Locke. My main focus in this talk is the religious ideas of John Locke ().

Locke is well-known as the founder of the philosophy which John Stuart Mill later named empiricism. Locke is also well-known as a political thinker whose views on rights to life, liberty and property are influential today. : The Religious Opinions of Milton, Locke and Newton (Manchester, ) and Manuel, Frank E.

The Religion of Isaac Newton (Oxford, ). 6 Newton's political views, including the rationale of political power, appear to have been very similar to Locke' by: 3.

Isaac Newton (4 January – 31 March ) was considered an insightful and and Newton book theologian by his contemporaries. Locke wrote many works that would now be classified as occult studies and religious tracts dealing with the literal interpretation of the Bible.

Newton's conception of the physical world provided a stable model of the natural world that would reinforce stability. Isaac Newton’s Search for God.

A perusal of Newton’s religious writings cannot fail to impress the reader with their thoroughness, and a realization of his long and deep meditation, his scholarly ability and grasp of the original Bible languages.

Religious Opinions of Milton, Locke and Newton, by H. McLachlan, Manchesterpp. More about Newton in McLachlan's view in The Religious Opinions of Milton, Locke and Newton (Manchester University Press, ).

It is also possible that McLachlan views are picked up in the Watchtower work The Proclaimers concerning great minds that rejected the trinity and labeled it as a pagan construct (listed along with Henry Grew on p (see below) that Newton's Principia completely changed Locke's intel-lectual stance, whilst Newton, it is assumed, was not greatly influenced by Locke at all.

Such opinions of the relation between Locke and Newton are to be found amongst historians of science especially, though philosophers too, writing on the history of their subject, have.

McLachlan,The religious opinions of Milton, Locke, and Newton. Medick,Naturzustand und Naturgeschichte der bürgerlichen Gesellschaft; die Ursprünge der bürgerlichen Sozialtheorie als Geschichtsphilosophie und Sozialwissenschaft bei Samuel Pufendorf, John Locke und Adam Smith.

Newton was elected President of the Royal Society in Sir Isaac Newton held unitarian views and was a follower of Arius. Reference 1. Wallace, "Anti-Trinitarian Biographies," Vol. III, pp.Other Related References 2. Alton, "Religious Opinions of Milton, Locke, and Newton," 3.

Green, "Sir Isaac Newton's Views," 4. The religious views of John Milton influenced many of his works focusing on the nature of religion and of the divine.

He differed in important ways from the Calvinism with which he is associated, particularly concerning the doctrines of grace and predestination. The unusual nature of his own Protestant Christianity has been characterized as both Puritan and Independent.

John Milton (9 December – 8 November ) was an English poet and intellectual who served as a civil servant for the Commonwealth of England under its Council of State and later under Oliver wrote at a time of religious flux and political upheaval, and is best known for his epic poem Paradise Lost (), written in blank verse, and widely considered to Alma mater: Christ's College, Cambridge.

Also inHobbes' book Leviathan appeared, otherwise titled Matter, Form, and Power of a Commonwealth, Ecclesiastical and Civil. The Catholic Church did not care for the book, and Hobbes returned to Protestant England and settled in London.

Locke recognized at once the importance of Newton as a world-maker (Colie, R. L., “ John Locke in the Republic of Letters,” Britain and the Netherlands (London, ), pp. –25); and Newton was sufficiently respectful of Locke to correct his remarkably faulty arithmetic, or the remarkably faulty printing of his arithmetic, in the copy Cited by: 1.

Peter Harrison reviews Rob Iliffe's Priest of Nature The Religious Worlds of Isaac Newton. When Isaac Newton died on Mahis estate included a massive amount of unpublished material.

Almost short manuscripts, haphazardly housed. work of mutual influence" between Newton's religious belief and his scientific work; like all the "Christian virtuosi" of the seventeenth century, he strove for a harmony between the two, though "he went 'L.

More, Isaac Newton (New York, ), 2H. McLachlan, The Religious Opinions of Milton, Locke and Newton (Manchester. The Religious Opinions of Milton, Locke, and Newton (Manchester, ) McLachlan, H.

J., 'Links between Transylvania and British Unitarians from the Seventeenth Century onwards', Transactions of the Unitarian Historical Society 17 () Socinianism in Seventeenth-Century England (Oxford, ) McNeilly, F., The Anatomy of Leviathan ().

However, Newton did not approve of its availability in Latin and persuaded Locke to take steps to prevent this publication.

Below are excerpts from "A Historical Account of Two Notable Corruptions of Scripture". Newton on I John Newton states that this verse appeared for the first time in the third edition of Erasmus's New Testament. Political philosopher and social psychologist, John Locke was an outspoken supporter of equal rights within a governed society.

He espoused the natural rights of man, namely the right to life, liberty and property, and he articulated that every government’s purpose is to secure these rights for its nationals.2. Some of these points are explored in G.A.J. Rogers, Locke, Newton and the Cambridge Platonists on Innate Ideas, J.

History of Ideas (forthcoming) and in G.A.J. Rogers, The Empiricism of Locke and Newton, In Philosophers of the Enlightenment, Royal Institute of Philosophy Lectures –, Harvester Press (forthcoming). 3.

Aubrey was in fact quoting another's Author: G.A.J. Rogers.Religious opinions and example of Milton, Locke, and Newton. Acworth, Richard. La philosophie de John Norris, “Locke’s first reply to John Norris.” La philosophie de John Norris, The philosophy of John .