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CHAPTER VII
SEVENTEENTH CENTURY - PURITANS AND CAVALIERS I

but to reason out what seemed to be a fitting law. In Bacon's Novum Organum, or "new instrument," he taught that in the study of nature, or in the study of the action of the human mind, men ought, first, to notice how nature and the mind worked, and from this knowledge to derive general laws. The former way of reasoning was called deductive, i.e. first make the rule and then explain the facts by it. Bacon's philosophy was inductive, i.e. first collect examples and from them form a rule. Inductive reasoning was not original with Bacon by any means. His glory lies in his eliminating all inaccurate, worthless notions, and in his firm belief that all reasoning should lead to advancement of knowledge and to practical good. He said, " I have held up a light ... which will be seen centuries after I am dead ;" and he was right, for it is according to his system that all progress in laws, in commerce, and in science has been made.
The " Authorized version " of the Bible, 1611. Bacon wrote in Latin because he believed that, while English might pass away, Latin would live for ever ; but in 161 I, while he was coming to this decision, the Bible was again translated, and the translation was so excellent and later events made its reading so universal, that this one book would itself have saved the English language, if there had been any possibility of its being forgotten. This version was the one which is now in general use, the "authorized version," or the " King James version," as it is sometimes called. Simply as a piece of literature, it is of priceless value. The sonorous rhythm of the Psalnas; the dignified simplicity of the Gospels, the splendid imagery of the Revelation,--all these are expressed in clear, concise,

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