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Language, Logic & God

Frederick Ferre

Language, Logic & God

by Frederick Ferre

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Published by Univ of Chicago Pr (Tx) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language & Linguistics,
  • Logic,
  • Philosophy of religion,
  • Linguistics,
  • Doctrinal Theology,
  • Schools Of Philosophy,
  • Unassigned Title,
  • Language and languages,
  • Logical positivism,
  • Theology,
  • Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Midway Reprint

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10191845M
    ISBN 100226244571
    ISBN 109780226244570

      All of these degrees uniquely qualify him to write his “redeeming” series where he demonstrates how different topics such as math, science, philosophy, language etc. all presuppose the Trinitarian God of the Bible. His book, Logic: A God-Centered Approach to the Foundation of Western Thought is one of the best in the series. The Logic Of God. likes. This book has its origin in a spiritual calling I received to find the true meaning of Bible texts by returning to the original Greek and Hebrew scriptures.

    Language, Truth and Logic is a brief and charmingly audacious effort to retire metaphysics and its related issues. Ayer is a midth-century exponent of the Anglo-American analytical tradition in philosophy (including the work of Bertrand Russell and others) which seeks to /5(9). Language and Logic Functions of Language. The formal patterns of correct reasoning can all be conveyed through ordinary language, but then so can a lot of other things. In fact, we use language in many different ways, some of which are irrelevant to any attempt to provide reasons for what we believe.

    God is infinite, but language finite; thus speech would seem to condemn Him to finitude. In speaking of God, would the theologian violate divine transcendence by reducing God to immanence, or choose, rather, to remain silent? At stake in this argument is a core problem of the conditions of divine revelation. How, in terms of language and the limitations of human understanding, can. Statements are either true by definition (as in maths), or can be verified by direct experience. Ayer rejected metaphysical claims about god, the absolute, and objective values as completely nonsensical. Ayer was only 24 when he finished LANGUAGE, TRUTH & LOGIC, yet it shook the foundations of Anglo-American philosophy and made its author.


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Language, Logic, and God (Classic Reprint) Paperback – J by Frederick Ferr é (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings. See all 17 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions 5/5(4). An instant bestseller, The Language of God provides the best argument for the integration of faith and logic since C.S.

Lewis’s Mere Christianity. It has long been believed that science Language faith cannot mingle. Faith rejects the rational, while science restricts us to Cited by: Read this book on Questia. Language, Logic, and God by Frederick Ferré, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of Language, Logic, and God ().

Lecture 5, Language, Logic, and God: What is it that separates Logic & God book from animals, and why are the pragmatists ignoring it. Actually there are many things that separate us from the animal kingdom. This is recognized even among the pragmatic educators of our day. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint.

Originally published: 1st ed. New York: Harper, Description: viii, pages ; 22 cm. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published in by Harper, New York. Description: pages ; 20 cm: Responsibility. The Language of God: A Scientist Presents Evidence for Belief is a bestselling book by Francis Collins in which he advocates theistic s is an American physician-geneticist, noted for his discoveries of disease genes, and his leadership of the Human Genome Project (HGP).

He currently serves as the director of the US National Institutes of Health. Logical positivism, while massively influential, is widely regarded as a Language, and this is the manifesto of that failed movement.

For that reason, unless you are a serious student of philosophy, there's not much point in reading Language, Truth, and Logic, especially given that Ayer's own principle of verification has been more or less completely replaced in the scientific community by /5().

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Stars The Language of God was a solid book that for the most part accomplished its goal of presenting a framework for reconciling strong belief in science with equally strong belief in God. Collins is direct and sincere in his presentation. There were a few parts that didn't resonate as strongly with me, though part of that is undoubtedly.

The Logic of God is the spiritual, self-help and religious book which tells people how the belief in God can help us to change our lives. Description of The Logic of God by Ravi Zacharias PDF. The Logic of God is the religious, spiritual and self-help book that takes the reader step by step to clear all the doubts about Christianity and God.

Book Review: The Language of God: A Scientist Presents Evidence for Belief by Rich Deem. Francis Collins, the former head of the Human Genome Project, has written a book presenting his case for belief in theism. Having read the pre-reviews, I was looking forward to reading a fellow biologist's viewpoint on the evidence supporting the existence of God.

It’s also a book that’s written in such a way that if you didn’t want to learn formal logic for the purpose of doing an exam in the subject—completing the exercises and the quizzes—but you wanted to get a really good sense of what it was like, you could read this book without having to learn all of the has other virtues, as well.

Mastering a language does not necessarily mean you think in that language. Think in whatever language you are clear with. Lets say there is a Literature student learning a new language. he passes all the tests and has mastered the language through.

The Paperback of the Language, Truth and Logic by Alfred Jules Ayer at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. "That a transcedent god exists is a metaphysical assertion, and therefore not literally significant." ethics, and philosophy of mind, language, and logic.

The book marks a View Product [ x ] close Brand: Dover Publications. Language, Logic and God "THIS BOOK is an attempt to fill the present striking need for an introduction to contemporary linguistic philosophy as it bears on theological discourse.

Wherever I have gone, recently, among educated Christians in Britain and America, I have encountered profound curiosity—and a good deal of anxiety—concerning. Part 1: Introducing Logic and Argument 1.

The Importance of Logic 2. Formal Logic. Part 2: God in Logic 3. Logic Revealing God 4. Logic as Personal 5. Logic within Language 6. Suppressing the Truth 7. Logic and the Trinity 8. The Absoluteness of God 9.

Logic and. The basic language of theology must be ""the language of existence and being""; but this raises the problem of how one translates the language of existence into the language of being.

The argument is carried forward with the wide learning and acute reasoning characteristic of the author's mind and style. God and logic are one and the same first principle, for John wrote that Logic was God. At the moment this much must suffice to indicate the relation of God to logic.

We now pass to what at the beginning seemed to be the more pertinent question of logic and Scripture. For Christians looking to improve critical thinking skills, here is an accessible introduction to the study of logic (parts 1 & 2) as well as an in-depth treatment of the discipline (parts 3 & 4) from a professor with six academic degrees and over 30 years experience teaching.

Questions for further reflection are included at the end of each chapter as well as helpful diagrams and charts for. Full text of "Alfred Ayer - Language, Truth and Logic" See other formats.Jesus Christ alone answers our deepest all have doubts that challenge our faith.

We wonder whether the Bible still matters, or whether God is truly as loving and personal as we hope. In his first ever devotional, The Logic of God, apologist Ravi Zacharias offers 52 readings that explain how and why Christianity, the Bible, and God are still relevant, vital, and life-changing for.Language Truth Logic and God The following excerpt was published in Language Truth and Logic ().

by A. J. Ayer The criterion which we use to test the genuineness of apparent statements of fact is the criterion of verifiability. We say that a sentence is factually significant to any given person.