By Robert G. Ingersoll
The 5 essays, lengthy out of print, which have been chosen for this quantity trap Robert Ingersoll at his eloquent most sensible. They exhibit his anti-clericalism and his protection of agnosticism and rationalism. "The Gods" examines faith and its dating to the happiness - or depression - of humankind; "Thomas Paine" amplifies the contributions of that groovy recommend of liberty and loose will; "Individuality" probes the significance of cause and rationality over blind religion; "Heretics and Heresies" examines the church, the Bible, and non secular persecution; and "The Ghosts" surveys the connection of supernatural trust to highbrow worry and ignorance.
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