Books, Brochures, and Chapters>Book:  Voltaire , (1894), Letters Concerning the English Nation, Retrieved on 2021-10-14
  • Source Material []
  • Folksonomies: enlightenment reason


    14 OCT 2021

     Philosophy Does Not Inflame Passion as Religion Does

    Besides, we must not be apprehensive that any philosophical opinion will ever harm the religion of a country. Though our demonstrations clash directly with our mysteries, that is nothing to the purpose, for the latter are not less revered upon that account by our Christian philosophers, who know very well that the objects of reason and those of faith are of a very different nature. Philosophers will never form a religious sect, the reason of which is, their writings are not calculated for the...
    Folksonomies: enlightenment religion
    Folksonomies: enlightenment religion
      1  notes