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On 5/29/2012 5:10 PM, John Angell Grant wrote:
>           One of Eliot's trials along the way:  I am struck by young 
> Eliot's elaborately articulated reason-based rejection of the 
> "immediate experience" idea of god in his thesis on Bentley; followed 
> by Eliot's years of trying to connect to that immediate experience.

   John,

   I think you mean F. H. Bradley, not Bentley. Did he reject immediate 
experience per se or conclude that, so to speak, we cannot have our 
experience while we're being it? Or...?

    What are instances of his "trying to connect to that immediate 
experience"?

    Thanks,
    Ken A