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According to Hume, what is the ultimate source of religious dogmas?



According to your text what is that religious philosophers are trying to do?

Trying to continue to make religion based on the principles of reason


What does Hume's Epicurus say about the rules for inferring cause and what effect?

The cause and effect have to be proportionate from each other


According to Cleanthes what would need to prove to defend the idea of divine benevolence?

We would need a man to deny misery and wickedness


According to Philo, what would be a realistic assessment of the proportion of misery to happiness in life? Explain

There is more misery than happiness

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