David Hume's Beliefs

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David Hume was a Scottish philosopher and skeptic who lived in the 1700’s. He led a type of moral approach to philosophy called Empiricism along with many other men. It was a different approach than rationalism, because the rationalists believe that humans are led by reason, but Hume argues that we are led by our passions. He wrote the book, An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding, which expresses his views on liberty, necessity, and religion. As an atheist, he gives reasons why all religion is false, especially in regard to miracles. He believed that miracles work against the natural order of things and human testimony of miracles cannot be true.
Hume first reasons why we should not believe in miracles are that they are violations of the
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