An Attempt To Ascertain The Character Of The Fourth Gospel; Especially In Its Relation To The Three…

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byJohn James Tayler

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1867 edition. Excerpt: ...peace.2 1 Our Lord, in one of his most authentic utterances, preserved in the Sermon on the Mount, says: " Think not that I am come to destroy the. Law and the Prophets; I am not come to destroy but to fulfil" (owe JiOov KtnavFtu, &AA& irkypaffai). Matth. v. 17. 1 Notice the use of & Kiffpos here. It is not introduced without a special meaning, and signifies a great deal more than 6 6xos or & a6s, which the context seems to require. Wahl, in his Clavis Nov. Test, gives, among other meanings, under this word, that of multitude, omnes; but the passages, of which this is one, cited in support of his rendering, imply, every one of them, something very different and far more specific. Comp. John vii. 4; xiv. 22; xviii. 20; 2 Cor. i. 12; 2 Peter, ii. 5. 8 Speaking of Hadrian's measures to prevent the Jews, after Bar-Cochba's defeat, having any access to Jerusalem, Sulpicius Severus, Hist. Sacr. II. 31, (quoted by Gieseler, Lchrb. der Kirchengesch I. §. 42,) adds: " Quod quidem Christianae fidei proficiebat, quia. tum pene omnes Christum Deum sub legis observatione credeban.t. Nimirum id Domino dispositum, ut legis servitus a libcrtate fidei atque ecclesise tolleretur. Ita tum primum Marcus ex gentilibus apud Hierosolymam episcopue fuit." Other indications offer themselves confirmatory of the date which I have conjecturally suggested. If I am right, two destructions of Jerusalem had now taken place, and the last dream of a spiritual dominion, with Jerusalem for its earthly centre, was effectually dispelled. Twice had destruction come; and twice had the Lord failed to reveal himself as an avenging Judge from heaven. In conformity with such an experience, we find the rich concrete imagery associated with the second coming, which is so...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1867 edition. Excerpt: ...peace.2 1 Our Lord, in one of his most authentic utterances, preserved in the Sermon on the Mount, says: " Thin...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:72 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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