Virtue, Liberty, and Religious Toleration in Pierre Bayle


This conference probed the themes of liberty, belief, responsibility, and toleration as developed in two works by Pierre Bayle.


Conference Readings

Bayle, Pierre. A Philosophical Commentary on These Words of the Gospel, Luke 14.23, “Compel Them to Come In, That My House May Be Full”. Indianapolis: Liberty Fund, 2005.

Bayle, Pierre. Various Thoughts on the Occasion of a Comet. Translated by Robert C. Bartlett. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2000.