Introduction: Enlightenment for the culture wars / William J. Bulman Godless politics: Hobbes and public religion / Justin Champion Reason and utility in French religious apologetics / Anton Matytsin Bernabé Cobo's re-creation of an authentic America in colonial Peru / Claudia Brosseder From Christian apologetics to deism: libertine readings of Hinduism, 1650-1730 / Joan-Pau Rubiés The platonic captivity of primitive Christianity and the enlightening of Augustine / Paul C.H. Lim God's word in the Dutch Republic / Jetze Touber Suffering Job: Christianity beyond metaphysics / Jonathan Sheehan The Reformation origins of the Enlightenment's God / Brad S. Gregory "God" and "the Enlightenment": the divine attributes and the question of categories in British discourse / J.C.D. Clark Medicine, theology, and the problem of Germany's Pietist ecstatics / H.C. Erik Midelfort Richard Bentley's Paradise Lost and the ghost of Spinoza / Sarah Ellenzweig Conclusion: The varieties of enlightened experience / Dale K. Van Kley.
Includes index. Includes bibliographical references and index.