Christ And The Human Race; Or, The Attitude Of Jesus Christ Toward Foreign Races And Religions

Paperback | February 9, 2012

byCharles Cuthbert Hall

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1906 Excerpt: ... LECTURE n THE LARGER MEANING OF THE INCARNATION It lacks but a few days of sixty years since Frederick W. Robertson, of whom Stopford Brooke, his biographer, said, "The work which he has done upon human hearts is as imperishable as his own immortality in God," preached at Cheltenham, on behalf of the Hospital, his sermon on "The Human Race Typified by the Man of Sorrows." He referred to the world-sympathy of Christ implied in His self-chosen title, "The Son of Man." He said: "There are two aspects in which we may consider the Redeemer of the world. We may think of Him as the Christ or we may think of Him as the Son of Man. When we think of Him as the Christ, He stands before us as God, claiming our adoration. When we think of Him in that character in which He so loved to describe Himself, as the Son of Man, He stands before us as a type or specimen of the whole human race. As if the blood of the whole human race were in His veins, He calls Himself the Son of Man. There is," he continues," a universality in the character of Christ which you find in the character of no other man. Translate the words of Christ into what country's language you will, He might have been the offspring of that country. Date them by what century of the world you will, they belong to that century as much as to any other. There is nothing of nationality about Christ. There is nothing of that personal peculiarity which we call idiosyncrasy. There is nothing peculiar to any particular age of the world. He was not the Asiatic. He was not the European. He was not the Jew. He was not the mechanic. He was not the aristocrat. But He was the Man. He was the child of every age and every nation. His was a life world-wide. His was a heart pulsating with the blood of the human race. He reckoned f...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1906 Excerpt: ... LECTURE n THE LARGER MEANING OF THE INCARNATION It lacks but a few days of sixty years since Frederick W. Robertson, of whom Sto...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:50 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.1 inPublished:February 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217188370

ISBN - 13:9780217188371

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