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Man and his gods

Homer William Smith

Man and his gods

by Homer William Smith

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    StatementHomer W. Smith ; foreword by Albert Einstein
    The Physical Object
    Pagination501 p. ;
    Number of Pages501
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14516407M

    The book presents human history as a conflict between what Augustine calls the Earthly City (often colloquially referred to as the City of Man, but never by Augustine) and the City of God, a conflict that is destined to end in victory for the latter. The City of God is marked by people who forego earthly pleasure to dedicate themselves to the Author: Augustine of Hippo. Let his mouth shaping a lament soothe the heart of his god, for a man without a god does not obtain food. There is a young man who does not wickedly put his efforts into evil murder, yet he spends the time in grief, asag illness and bitter suffering.

    20 Adam [] named his wife Eve, [] because she would become the mother of all the living. 21 The Lord God made garments of skin for Adam and his wife and clothed them. 22 And the Lord God said, “The man has now become like one of us, knowing good and evil. He must not be allowed to reach out his hand and take also from the tree of life and eat, and live forever.” 23 So the Lord God . God regards man differently from the animals. The Bible account is primarily concerned with the relationship between God and man. Man was created by God, in his image, for God’s joy and glory, and exists only in the context of God. It is because God is (Hebrews ) that man has being (Acts ). True, the earth and animals too have a Author: John Rendle Short.

    Men and Gods is an essential and delightful book with which to discover some of the key stories of world literature. In Gorey published The Unstrung Harp, the first of his many extraordinary books, which include The Curious Sofa, /5(2).   The old man and his God: Discovering the spirit of India. Sudha Murthy once told someone that when people often wondered why so many interesting things happened only to him, he replied that he, like all of us, meets strangers and some of these strangers have left a lasting impact on his life/5().


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27 So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them. 28 And God blessed them, and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it: and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon.

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