By Andrew White
White started to gather his magnum opus, a quantity paintings first released in 1896 as A background of the conflict of technological know-how with Theology in Christendom. In correspondence he wrote that he meant the paintings to stake out a place among such spiritual orthodoxy as John Henry Newman's on one aspect and such secular scoffing as Robert Ingersoll's at the other.
Historian Paul Carter declared that this ebook did up to the other released paintings "toward routing orthodoxy within the identify of science." Insofar as technological know-how and faith got here to be broadly considered as enemies, with technology maintaining the ethical excessive flooring, White inadvertently, grew to become essentially the most powerful and influential advocates for unbelief.
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A History of the Warfare of Science with Theology in Christendom: Volume 1, From Creation to the Victory of Scientific and Literary Methods by Andrew White