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" It is true, that a little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion ;* for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no further; but... "
The Works of Francis Bacon: Literary and professional works - Page 132
by Francis Bacon - 1860
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Bacon: His Writings, and His Philosophy

George Lillie Craik - 1846
...philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, hut depth in philosophy hringeth men's minds ahout to religion. For while the mind of man looketh upon second causes...scattered, it may sometimes rest in them and go no further ; hut when it heholdeth the chain of them confederate and linked together, it must needs fly to Providence...
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On the speculative difficulties of professing Christians [by W. Lee].

William Lee - Apologetics - 1846 - 87 pages
...minds to atheism, but depths of philosophy bring them back again to religion," adds in explanation, " for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may rest in them and go no further, but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederated and linked together,...
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The North British review

1847
...mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them and go no farther ; but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederate...together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity." The second proof, which is equally •strong — is the fact that, in the very passage which contains...
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The North British Review, Volume 7

English literature - 1847
...inclineth man's mind to Atheism ; but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion : for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes...scattered, it may sometimes rest in them and go no farther ; but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederate and linked together, it must needs fly...
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The English Presbyterian Messenger

1860
...upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest on them, and go no further ; but when it beholdetk the chain of them confederate and linked together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity. — Lord Bacon. Take heed of peremptory prayers for any temporal enjoyment, for thereby thou beggest...
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The Bible class magazine [ed. by C.H. Bateman]., Volumes 11-12

National Sunday school union - 1871
...philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion : for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes...the chain of them confederate and linked together, n must needs fly to Providence and Deity. A STORY OF THE CIVIL WAR. BY EMMA LESLIE. CHAPTER xir. —...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: With a ..., Volume 1

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1848
...inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion ;* for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes...sometimes rest in them, and go no further; but when it heholdeth the chain of them confederate, and linked together, it must needs fly to providence and Deity...
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The Bible class magazine [ed. by C.H. Bateman]., Volume 6

National Sunday school union - 1866
...philosophy inclineth men's minds to atheism ; but depth in philosophy bringeth them back to religion ; for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest on them, and go no further ; but when it beholdeth the chain of them confederate and linked together,...
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The National Preacher, Volumes 23-24

Religion - 1849
...inclineth a man to atheism ; but depth in philosophy bringetli men's minds about to religion ; — for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes...together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity.'' . 2. I notice a second view which appears to me to be equally, erroneous. It is that where there is...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy brirtgeth men's minds about to religion ;* J ?4]-_._/_S_l_ _ _ @ Leucippus,and Dentbcritus, and Epicurus : for it is a thousand times more credible that four mutable...
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