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The Knowledge Of God And Its Historical Development V1

Henry Melvill Gwatkin

The Knowledge of God and Its Historical Development V1 is a comprehensive exploration of the history of the concept of God and how it has evolved over time. Written by Henry Melvill Gwatkin, a renowned theologian and historian, this book delves into the philosophical, religious, and cultural factors that have shaped our understanding of God.The first volume of this two-part series covers the period from ancient times to the Middle Ages, tracing the development of the idea of God from the earliest civilizations to the emergence of Christianity. Gwatkin examines the beliefs and practices of various cultures and religions, including the Greeks, Romans, Egyptians, and Jews, and shows how they influenced each other and contributed to the evolution of the concept of God.The author also explores the role of philosophy in shaping our understanding of God, from the early Greek philosophers to the medieval scholastics. He discusses the various arguments for the existence of God and the ways in which theologians and philosophers have tried to reconcile the idea of a loving God with the problem of evil.Overall, The Knowledge of God and Its Historical Development V1 is a fascinating and insightful study of one of the most fundamental and enduring concepts in human history. It is an essential read for anyone interested in theology, philosophy, or the history of ideas.In Two Volumes.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 26th, 2006
  • Pages: 324
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.73in - 1.05lb
  • EAN: 9781428610170
  • Categories: HistoricalHistorical GeographyHistory