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FAITH AND FREE THOUGHT.
A COURSE OF LECTURES
DELIVERED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
CHRISTIAN EVIDENCE SOCIETY.
WITH A PREFACE BY
THE RIGHT REVEREND
SAMUEL WILBERFORCE, D.D.,
LORD BISHOP OF WINCHESTER.
13, BUCKINGHAM STREET, STRAND.
BOOKS PUBLISHED BY THE
OR AT THEIR INSTANCE.
CHRISTIAN EVIDENCE LECTURES :-
2. Faith AND FREE THOUGHT.
THE SUPERNATURAL IN THE NEW TESTAMENT, POSSIBLE, CREDIBLE, AND His
TORICAL. By the Rev. Preb. Row, M.A. 125. THE GOSPELS IN THE SECOND CENTURY. An Examination of the critical part of
“Supernatural Religion." By the Rev. W. SANDAY, D.D. Ios. 6d. Some Modern Religious Difficulties. Course of six Sermons. Is. 6d. SOME WITNESSES FOR THE Faith. Course of six Sermons. 15. 4d. THEISM AND CHRISTIANITY. Course of six Sermons. Is. 6d. THE JEWS IN RELATION TO THE CHURCH AND THE WORLD. Course of six
Lectures. 35. 6d. LA VÉRITÉ CHRÉTIENNE ET LE DOUTE MODERNE. Conferences données à Paris
pendant l'Exposition Universelle, 1878. 3 fr. or 35.
Hazell, Watson, and Viney, Printers, London and Aylesbury.
TT is but little that need be said to introduce a
1 Second Series of the Lectures which have been delivered in connection with the Christian Evidence Society. The acceptance of the First Series is proof enough that in many quarters, at least, the existence of the evil they are intended to meet is acknowledged, and that this mode of meeting it has been approved.
It would, indeed, be difficult to deny the existence of the evil.
The literature of the day, which, like the straw borne aloft by the currents of the air, the more ephemeral it is, only the better marks the direction of the flow of common opinion, bears undoubted marks of its présence.
Doubt is everywhere. Sceptical suggestions are wrapped up in narrative ; they bristle in short,