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1

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

Philosophy

2

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

3

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

4

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

5

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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