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Unformatted text preview: Domestic sentimentalism: • Places the home at the center of heaven Claims that she conjectures nothing which the Bible contradicts: • Heaven would not be perfect w/o mountains and strawberries • Mark Twain: o Has utter contempt for Phelps o The great American writer, very critical of contemporary Christianity o Wrote “The Extract from Captain Stormfield’s Visit to Heaven”: Both humans and extraterrestrial beings go there Attacks tangibility of modern heaven • Progress in heaven: o Protestants stress value of working hard for progress o William Clarke Ulyat: Heaven as workshop o Progress leads to universal salvation eventually...
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This note was uploaded on 06/07/2011 for the course RELI 125 taught by Professor Styers during the Fall '10 term at UNC.
- Fall '10