The Origins of Theosophy

The Origins of Theosophy : Annie Besant - The Atheist Years

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Annie Besant is primarily remembered as the international president of the Theosophical Society. One of the most important aspects of her career were the years that she was a professional atheist, which has given her a place in history as a pioneer feminist. The Origins of Theosophy contains thirteen of Besant's pamphlets, originally published from 1883-1890. This book is ideal for students of more

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  • Paperback | 408 pages
  • 156 x 234mm | 911g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138825123
  • 9781138825123

Table of contents

Introduction; 1. The Gospel of Christianity and the Gospel of Freethought 2. The Christian Creed 3. A World Without God 4. The Jesus of the Gospels and the Influence of Christianity 5. The World and its Gods 6. Life, Death, and Immortality 7. Biblical Biology 8. A Burden on Labor 9. A Creature of Crown and Parliament 10. Why I Do Not Believe in God 11. The Teachings of Christianity 12. The Fruits of Christianity 13. Christian Progressshow more