(Penguin Special. 9d.) MR. H. G. WELLS has no difficulty in presenting in this book a concise and effective historical criticism of the political machina- tions of the. This is an authorized Web site of Jehovah’s Witnesses. It is a research tool for publications in various languages produced by Jehovah’s Witnesses. Crux Ansata, subtitled ‘An Indictment of the Roman Catholic Church’ by H. G. Wells is a (96 page) wartime book first published in by Penguin Books.

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Violet Horlick marked it as to-read Mar 10, I have no doubt this is true. Vices of Convents and Monasteries, Priests and Nuns. Many of the sanest intellectual i of today, who are not even Christians, are in sympathy with the Church, because, in spite of its errors and imperfections, it appears to be the ordinary man’s strongest sup- porter against his complete domination by indictmentt exclusively materia- listic State.

Wells attacks the Catholic Church first and foremost because he sees the Church as the primary opponent of the modern socialist project at the head of which project Mr.

Azumi marked it as to-read Jul 27, Chesterton Day by Day. Wells, is what I say to that.

We believe that every man and woman in America will want a copy of this terrific indictment of the Roman Catholic church by so eminent a world figure as H. Wells a comprehensive bibliography.


Crux Ansata: An Indictment of the Roman Catholic Church

After marrying his cousin, Isabel, Wells began to supplement his teaching salary with short stories and freelance articles, then books, including The Time MachineThe Island of Dr. March Learn how and when to remove this template message. Lectures Delivered in the Universities of Oxford and London. The Invention of a New Religion. After it was released foman loud protest came from the Roman Catholic press accusing Wells, a respected writer, of spreading half-truths, innuendoes, and logical fallacies.

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From him the Church acquired that disposition to be authoritative and unquestioned, to develop a centralised organisation and run parallel with the Roman Empire which still haunts its mentality.

He is not impartial, but he has endeavoured to be truthful, and even a devout and enlightened Roman Catholic a might well agree with his strictures on the political activities past and present of his Church. It entangled itself with archaic traditions of human sacrifice, with Mithraic blood-cleansing, with priestcraft as ancient as human society, and with elaborate doctrines about the structure of the divinity.

Everywhere in the world there are ignorance and prejudice, but the greatest complex of these, with the most extensive prestige and the most intimate entanglement with traditional institutions, is the Roman Catholic Church.

This article needs additional citations for verification. Please review your cart. A Study in Religious Cathlic. It is an interesting, though not entirely ironic, feature of atheism that more than not its best arguments against Christianity are those which are made ansatz the principles it derives, through its own cultural heritage, from Christianity. The two messiahs 3. This page was last edited on 8 Februaryat Trivia About Crux Ansata: However, he makes it clear that was not and still is not enough to mitigate the systemic rot at the very core of the Christian religion.


Noah, water, and gnosis Pt. This Misery of Boots. You submitted cryx following rating and review. The headmaster of Midhurst Grammar School, where he had spent a year, arranged for him to return as an “usher,” or student teacher.

Crux Ansata : An Indictment of the Roman Catholic Church.

Open Preview See a Problem? MsBrie marked it as to-read Oct 31, The union of man and God 4. Stages on the Road. The Picture of a Lady. They were intolerant of doubts and questions, not because they were sure pf their faith, but because they were not. The belief that reason is capable of discovering truth is an old Christian superstition that depends, with total unsubstantiated faith, upon a belief in the It is an interesting, though not entirely ironic, feature of atheism that more than not its best arguments against Christianity are those which are made upon the principles it derives, through its own cultural heritage, from Christianity.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. New Worlds for Old. Text Book of Biology, Inxictment 1: An excellent writer, Wells furnishes a brief but cogent survey of the history of Christianity since Constantine.

While in this position he became privy to information that shocked him concerning the Roman Catholic Ansafa. Wells shares the singular myopia peculiar to rationalists which prevents their seeing wherein the power of the Roman Catholic Church resides.