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Antoine Arnauld and Pierre Nicole: Logic or the Art of by Antoine Arnauld

By Antoine Arnauld

Antoine Arnauld and Pierre Nicole have been philosophers and theologians linked to Port-Royal Abbey, a middle of the Catholic Jansenist stream in seventeenth-century France. Their drastically influential good judgment or the artwork of pondering, which went via 5 variants of their lifetimes, treats subject matters in good judgment, language, conception of information and metaphysics, and in addition articulates the reaction of "heretical" Jansenist Catholicism to orthodox Catholic and Protestant perspectives on grace, loose will and the sacraments. This variation offers a brand new translation of the textual content, including a ancient advent and proposals for additional examining.

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This is the source of Pyrrhonism, another extravagance of the human mind. Although it appears contrary to the recklessness of those who believe and decide everything, it nevertheless comes from the same source, namely lack of attention. Whereas the believers do not want to take the trouble to identify errors, the skeptics do not want to bother to contemplate the truth with enough care to recognize its evidence. The least glimmer is enough to persuade the former of completely mistaken views; it suffices to make the latter doubt the most certain things.

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