St. Anselm's project of proving God's existence is a case of "faith seeking understanding."
Part 1) What is meant by this? How does St. Anselm go about seeking this understanding? Is he successful? Why or why not?
Part 2) Might these writings effectively convince a non-believer to believe, or are these writings purely for believers? Why?
Part 3) How important is understanding to having faith in something? Explain.
St. Anselm prays to God that his work will reveal the truth.
Part 1) Why does he make this prayer? What does this reveal about him?
Part 2) In your opinion, s St. Anselm's prayer answered? Why or why not? Can prayer make one's actions and thoughts absolutely correct? Why or why not?
Part 3) What truth, if any, do Anselm's writings provide?
St. Anselm believes only a fool would not believe in God.
Part 1) Why does he believe this? Does he support this belief with...
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