Natural Theology: Or Evidence of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity, Collected from the Appearances of Nature

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In Natural Theology, William Paley set out to prove the existence of God from the evidence of the beauty and order of the natural world. Famously beginning by comparing the world to a watch, whose design is self-evident, he goes on to provide examples from biology, anatomy, and astronomy in order to demonstrate the intricacy and ingenuity of design that could only come from a wise and benevolent deity. This new edition, which coincides with the bicentennial of Paley's death, reprints the original text of 1802, which was ...

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Natural Theology: Or Evidence of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity, Collected from the Appearances of Nature
2008, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199535750

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