Originally published in 1907, this book provides information to parents and teachers wishing to teach their children about Christianity as well as science. Lodge details his fear of mandatory secularism in schools and advises how to instruct children in science without allowing any doubt of Christian doctrine and stresses the importance of reconciliation between religion and science for future generations. This title will be of interest to students of Education and Religion.
Table of Contents
Preface; 1. The Ascent of Man 2. The Development of Conscience 3. Characters and Will 4. Duty and Service 5. Goodness and Beauty and God 6. Man a Part of the Universe 7. The Nature of Evil 8. The Meaning of Sin 9. The Development of Life 10. Cosmic Intelligence 11. Immanence 12. Higher Faculties, or Soul and Spirit 13. The Reality of Grace and of Incarnation 14. The Truth of Inspiration 15. A Creed 16. The Life Eternal 17. The Communion of Saints 18. Prayer 19. The Lord’s Prayer 20. The Kingdom of Heaven; Appendix