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What's the greatest enemy of Christianity to-day? Frozen meat. In the past only members of the upper classes were thoroughly scept ...
He is the poet of the dawn, who wrote
The Canterbury Tales and his old age
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I have, alas, only one illusion left, and that is the Archbishop of Canterbury.
The poet, the dramatist, the novelist are free to exercise their imagination as widely as they choose. But the historian may not b ...
But a problem occurs about nothing. For that from which something is made is a cause of the thing made from it; and, necessarily, ...
Spare me through your mercy, do not punish me through your justice.
Faith seeking reason.
[Fides quaerens intellectum.]
Therefore Lord, not only are you that than which a greater cannot be thought but you are also something greater than can be though ...
Therefore Lord God, you are more truly omnipotent, because you have no power through impotence and nothing can be against you.
And indeed we believe you [God] to be something than which a greater cannot be conceived.
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