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Jerome

Dr. King records a short biography of the theologian Jerome.

God (His Existence: Psalms)

Dr. King references the Old Testament biblical Book of Psalms regarding God's existence.

Jesus: Divinity and Missions

In this series of note cards, Dr. King documents various biblical passages from the New Testament that discuss Jesus' divinity. The passages are abbreviated and listed with their biblical citations.

God

Dr. King writes about God, according to Isaiah 40: 12-31.

Angels

Dr. King writes on angels, according to Daniel 10:13, 21, and 12:1.

Philosophy Defined

Dr. King documents statements regarding the function of philosophy.

MLK's Examination Book for Bible Course

Tuesday, December 3, 1946

Dr. King writes six short essays for an examination in his Bible course.

Christ

Dr. King quotes a passage from Adolf Harnack's "What Is Christianity?" in which Harnack contrasts Plato's focus on the wise with that of Jesus Christ, who finds value in every human.

Immortality

Dr. King quotes philosopher John Fiske regarding the topic of immortality.

Nature

Dr. King writes notes regarding the topic of nature.

Schleiermacher (The Social Implication of Religion)

Dr. King quotes Friedrich Schleiermacher’s “Speeches on Religion.” The full title of this work is “On Religion: Speeches to Its Cultured Despisers.”

God: Judeo-Christian View vs. Greek View

Dr. King cites a passage from the Old Testament book of Psalms to compare and contrast the Jewish and Greek view of God.

Listings of scholarship applicants of March 1967

Document titled Russell Bull Scholarship Applications March 1967. The list reads of applicants who are eligible for scholarships .

Bernard of Clairvaux

Dr. King writes about Bernard of Clairvaux and his idea of the character of the ideal Christian.

Theology

Dr. King comments on theology and theological science.

Religion

Dr. King quotes Ernest J. Chave's "A Functional Approach to Religious Education."

Worship

Dr. King defines worship.

Worship Must Have Three Things

Dr. King states that "worship" must have three things: unity, movement, and rhythm.

Toynbee

Dr. King quotes British historian Arnold J. Toynbee from his work "A Study of History."

Notecard Regarding Capitalism

This notecard quotes Walter Rauschenbusch's thoughts on capitalism.

Philosopher (definition)

Dr. King quotes poet William Wordsworth's definition of a philosopher.

Marx

Dr. King quotes Reinhold Niebuhr’s “The Nature and Destiny of Man.”

Chapter IV - Weiman's Conception of God

Dr. King professes his ideas and viewpoints as they relate to Henry Nelson Wieman's theology on God. Wieman, an American philosopher of Naturalistic Religion, believed that God was a natural process rather than a supernatural entity.

Religion (Definition)

Dr. King notes Herbert Spencer’s definition of religion.

Schleiermacher (Christianity)

Dr. King cites a quote by philosopher Schleiermacher regarding "the God-consciousness."

Buddhism

Dr. King quotes James Bissett Pratt's "The Religious Consciousness: A Psychological Study."

Worship

Dr. King notes some attributes and results of worship.

Schleiermacher (Elements of Pantheism)

Dr. King quotes Friedrich Schleiermacher’s “Speeches on Religion” and writes that it reminds him of Spinoza’s intellectual love of God. The full title of this work is “On Religion: Speeches to Its Cultured Despisers.”

Eutychius

Dr. King gives brief biographical detail on Eutychius.

Man

Dr. King quotes Proverbs 3:5 on human insight and knowledge and reflects upon its meaning.