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Published by Elliot Stock in London .
Written in English


  • Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, -- Baron, -- 1809-1892 -- Religion.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby J. W. Hayes.
LC ClassificationsPR5592.R4
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 54 p. ;
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22818862M

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This book assumes that God and the Universe are identical. On this hypothesis, the Universe performs all the roles traditionally assigned to God: creator, guide and judge. If the Universe is divine, all our experience is experience of God so theology can become a real evidence based science. "In Memoriam A.H.H." is a poem by the British poet Alfred, Lord Tennyson, completed in It is a requiem for the poet's beloved Cambridge friend Arthur Henry Hallam, who died suddenly of a cerebral haemorrhage in Vienna in , aged It contains some of Tennyson's most accomplished lyrical work, and is an unusually sustained exercise in lyric (s): Requiem, Elegy. He travelled with Hallam on the Continent. By , Hallam had become engaged to Tennyson's sister Emily. After his father's death in Tennyson returned to Somersby without a degree. His next book, POEMS (), received unfavorable reviews, and Tennyson ceased to publish for nearly ten years. Hallam died suddenly on the same year in Vienna.   Tennyson's In Memoriam: a farewell to religious certainty the readers of Lyell were confronted with concrete scientific evidence that this planet was of infinitely greater antiquity than the Author: AN Wilson.

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