Joseph Priestley

Joseph Priestley

English chemist, philosopher and proponent of deism
But it is not given to every electrician to die in so glorious a manner as the justly envied Richmann.More Joseph Priestley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Had Mr. Gibbon lived in France, Spain, or Italy, he might with the fame reason have ranked the doctrine of transubstantiation, and the worship of saints and angels among the essentials of Christianity, as the doctrines of the trinity and of the atonement.More Joseph Priestley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
As I conceive this doctrine to be a gross misrepresentation of the character and moral government of God, and to affect many other articles in the scheme of Christianity, greatly disfiguring and depraving it; I shall show, ... that it has no countenance whatever in reason, or the Scriptures; and, therefore, that the whole doctrine of atonement, with every modification of it, has been a departure from the primitive and genuine doctrine of Christianity.More Joseph Priestley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We should like to have some towering geniuses, to reveal us to ourselves in color and fire...More Joseph Priestley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every man, when he comes to be sensible of his natural rights, and to feel his own importance, will consider himself as fully equal to any other person whateverMore Joseph Priestley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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