A Memoir: A.K.A. The Testament (Jean Meslier's Memoir or by PDF

This e-book is the life’s paintings and legacy of a clergyman who blew the whistle on Christianity; he starts with: “My pricey associates, the entire world’s religions are just human innovations, and there's not anything yet mistakes, abuse, vainness, phantasm, deceit, lies, and imposture in all that's acknowledged, and all that's practiced on the earth in worshipping the Gods.”

In a distant nook of France, Jean Meslier (1664-1729) did his task as a village priest via day, and spent his evenings composing an entire refutation of the Bible, an assault at the political and financial system of the day, and an exposition of philosophical materialism.

Meslier used to be a key determine within the improvement and unfold of Enlightenment proposal, and he was once championed, at the same time his message was once softened and curtailed, through Voltaire.

This e-book is a component 1 of a 3-part series.

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