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Is religion neccessary?

Robert MacGowan

Is religion neccessary?

(debate) yes, Rev. Robert MacGowan, no, Clarence Darrow.

by Robert MacGowan

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Published by Haldeman-Juluis Publications in Girard, Kansas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion.,
  • Religion and science.,
  • Atheism.

  • Edition Notes

    Debate held at Pittsburgh, January 15, 1931, under the auspices of the National Speakers" Forum. Cf. Foreward.

    ContributionsDarrow, Clarence, 1857-1938., Clarence Darrow Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL2778 .M2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination27 p. ;
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6761708M
    LC Control Number31020936

      This is a relaunch article. It marks the end of my blog vacation and the OrthodoxBridge moving to Ancient Faith Blogs. This Saturday will mark the th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. On 31 October , Martin Luther nailed the 95 Theses to the door of Castle Church (Wittenberg, Germany) sparking a huge theological debate that would radically alter the religious .


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