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Dr. C. E. Haupt, Priest of the Lancaster Lutheran Church, wrote Earl Davis with concerns about the religious views that Davis espoused (Man is not fallen; The death of Jesus is not a vicarious atonement. etc.). Davis' response is a reasoned reply to the "older" more "transcendental" approaches to religion, and why he thinks a creedless, less transcendental approach fits the modern age.

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Earl Clement Davis, minister, Unitarianism, Lutherans, religion, philosophy

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Letter Exchange between C.E Haupt and E.C Davis



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