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The Praise of Hypocrisy: An Essay in Casuistry

George Thomson Knight

The Praise of Hypocrisy: An Essay in Casuistry

by George Thomson Knight

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Published by K. Paul, Trench, Trübner & co., ltd. .
Written in English


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Applying this new morality, science could bring into being a global civilization without poverty or war.: Such practices of accusation and defense have an important place in morality and law.: And when a drug like crystal meth is sprinkled on the wound, it really does seem like a miracle cure because it erases any concept of morality.: Christmas now seems to me to be the designated place where. The more visible a book renders sentiments the more literary it is, for it is the special office of literature to take note of sentiments. The more important the sentiments noted in a book the higher its rank in literature, for it is by representing what sort of a life a nation or an epoch leads, that a writer rallies to himself the sympathies.

Notes. II SPENSER. Spenser flourished in the reign of Queen Elizabeth, and was sent with Sir John Davies into Ireland, of which he has left behind him some tender recollections in his description of the bog of Allan, and a record in an ably written paper, containing observations on the state of that country and the means of improving it, which remain in full force to the present day. Political Hypocrisy is a timely, and timeless, book on the problems of sincerity and truth in politics, and how we can deal with them without slipping into hypocrisy ourselves.

THE BIBLE AND MORALITY BIBLICAL ROOTS OF CHRISTIAN CONDUCT. Preface. Introduction. A world in search of answers Our objectives Basic guidelines to the orientation of the document. The key concept: ‘revealed morality’ The unity of . WOE (1) Matthew But woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye shut up the kingdom of heaven against men: for ye neither go in yourselves, neither suffer ye them that are entering to go in. Again, a hypocrite is a religious leader who claims to be, as in appears to be, a minister or prophet or teacher of God but who does not do the works of God according to the will of God.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Knight, George Thomson, Praise of hypocrisy. Chicago, Open Court Pub. Co.; London, K. Paul, Trench, Trübner, inSevenLamps,remarksthat"Weresentcalumny,hypocrisy, treachery,becausethey harm us, notbecausetheyareuntrue.

Take thedetraction and mischief from theuntruth, and we areAuthor: G. Knight. About the Book. Books that are Collections of Essays are anthologies of literary works by essayists. The list of essayists who have been active throughout the world and throughout time, is extraordinary.

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Notes "Reprinted, with additions, from The Open Court of September,and with a preface by Professor D.L. Maulsby."--t.p. Free 2-day shipping. Buy The Praise of Hypocrisy: An Essay in Casuistry at nd: George Thomson Knight. tary stage-is interested in hypocrisy as a pathological symptom.

Without stressing the analogy too closely, he compares hypocrisy in the social group to the sign of fever in a diseased body. Hypocrisy is an indication that the moral code is not in accord, or else is no longer in accord, with the precise needs of the collectivity.

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The Lords are above it. They do not affect that sort of casuistry, by which the country gentlemen contrive to oblige the Ministers, and to reconcile themselves to their constituents.

"Priests were the first deluders of mankind.