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Style

Dr. King references Voltaire and his views regarding the impact of the style in which one chooses to express himself.

God

Dr. King cites a scripture from the Book of Job, elaborating on the goodness of God and it's correlation with human suffering.

The True Nature of Religion

Dr. King discusses the true nature of religion as both an inward and outward experience. The subject "He" is unidentified.

Ideal Forms

Dr. King discusses ideal forms and eternal objects as described in Alfred North Whitehead's "Science and the Modern World" and "Religion in the Making."

Art

Dr. King describes art as "alleviating the ills of life."

Syllabus In Christian Education

This syllabus outlines the various elements of a course entitled "Christian Education" from Dr. King's experience at Crozer Theological Seminary.

History: Voltaire

Dr. King references a quote from the philosopher and historian Voltaire.

God (His Existence)

Dr. King quotes Alfred, Lord Tennyson's "The Ancient Sage" after posing the question, "Can we prove God's existence?"

God (His Love)

Dr. King writes about God's love, quoting and reflecting on Proverbs 3: 11-12.

Worship

Dr. King describes the challenge of the Protestant Church as finding a balance between objective and subjective worship.

SCLC Revel Report

In this report, the Southern Christian Leadership Conference provides the strategic planning for a nationwide program aimed at educating African Americans on nonviolence principles.

Righteousness

Dr. King records a quote on righteousness from Karl Barth's "The Epistle to the Romans."

Resurrection of Jesus

Dr. King writes about John Mansfield's play entitled "The Trial of Jesus."

Preaching

Dr. King notes three points about preaching.

Satan

Dr. King records a note on the Bok of Job, chapter 1, verses 11 and 12.

Worship

Dr. King critiques the Protestant Church worship services.

Sin

Dr. King paraphrases a scripture from the book of Leviticus that pertains to sin.

God (Niebuhr Conception)

Dr. King quotes Reinhold Niebuhr's "The Nature and Destiny of Man" on the transcendence of God and His intimate relation to the world.

God, Man, Sin, and Knowledge

Presented here is a series of notecards that defines an array of topics relating to philosophical and theological perspectives.

Authoritarianism

Dr. King quotes William Pepperell Montague's "Ways of Knowing."

Evil (Psalm)

Dr. King notes that Psalm 73 raises the question of why the wicked prosper and suggests that the only solution for the mystery of evil is faith.

The Scope of Philosophy

Dr. King notes that Alfred North Whitehead, in “Concept of Nature,” “Religion in the Making” and “Principles of Natural Knowledge,” seeks to isolate the philosophy of science from metaphysics.

Homoionsios

Dr. King gives a definition of the Greek term "homoionsios."

Freedom

Dr. King elaborates on the ideas of Paul Tillich regarding the doctrine of freedom. Mr. Tillich details the affirmation of determinism capabilities and the function of "will."

Religion and Peace of Soul

Dr. King cites a quotation from Jesus Christ that discusses peace, the "chief legacy" of religion. Dr. King explains that inner peace is maintained regardless of the external adversity one endures in life. Dr. King continues to elaborate on the necessary functional relationship one must have with God. He further describes the association between good, evil, innocence and more.

Religion (Definition)

Dr. King quotes G. W. Knox on religion from the Harvard Theological Review.

Education Versus Religion

Dr. King records notes about the leadership of the intellectual and religious communities from Edwin E. Aubrey's "Present Theological Tendencies."

Nature

Dr. King writes notes regarding the topic of nature.

Anthropology

Dr. King outlines and references ideas on anthropology.

Nature

Dr. King quotes Aristotle's "Physics, Book II" and notes Spinoza's view of nature.