Priest of nature
Rob Iliffe
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Priest of nature

the religious worlds of Isaac Newton

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522 pages

Religion and faith dominated much of Newton's life and work. His papers, never made available to the public, were filled with biblical speculation and timelines along with passages that excoriated the early Church fathers. Indeed, his radical theological leanings rendered him a heretic, according to the doctrines of the Anglican Church.

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Priest of Nature: The Religious Worlds of Isaac Newton
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Religion and faith dominated much of Newton's life and work. His papers, never made available to the public, were filled with biblical speculation and timelines along with passages that excoriated the early Church fathers. Indeed, his radical theological leanings rendered him a heretic, according to the doctrines of the Anglican Church.

Priest of nature

the religious worlds of Isaac Newton

This edition was published in


Edition Description

Religion and faith dominated much of Newton's life and work. His papers, never made available to the public, were filled with biblical speculation and timelines along with passages that excoriated the early Church fathers. Indeed, his radical theological leanings rendered him a heretic, according to the doctrines of the Anglican Church.

Table of Contents

A divine web
A spiritual ant
Infinity and the imagination
From liberty to heresy
Abominable men
Prisca Newtoniana
Methodising the apocalypse
Divine persecution
The end of the world
Private prosecutions
Critical friends
A particle of divinity.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
230/.044092
Library of Congress
B1299.N34 I45 2017, B1299.N34I45 2013, B1299.N34 I45 2013

The Physical Object

Pagination
xi, 522 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Number of pages
522

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL26927728M
ISBN 10
0199995354
ISBN 13
9780199995356
LC Control Number
2013032052
OCLC/WorldCat
855909939

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