Comparative View Of The Evidence By Which The Respective Claims To Divine Authority Of The Bible And Hindoo Shasters Are Supported by George MundyComparative View Of The Evidence By Which The Respective Claims To Divine Authority Of The Bible And Hindoo Shasters Are Supported by George Mundy

Comparative View Of The Evidence By Which The Respective Claims To Divine Authority Of The Bible…

byGeorge Mundy

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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. 1827. Excerpt: ... It may be proper to inform the reader, that this little work was composed, without the remotest idea of its being presented to public notice in English. The author's intention was merely to prepare a small tract on the subject to which it relates,in Bengalee. Having, however, with a view of facilitating its progress, first written it in the former language, and also extended it beyond his original design, it was suggested to him by several esteemed friends, that it might be rendered more extensively useful by being first published in its present form. It owes its appearance, therefore, solely to the advice of those friends, for whose judgment he entertains the highest respect, and against which it would be arrogance in him to oppose his humble opinion. He is conscious that a seven years' residence in India, during which he has been in the habit of speaking and studying Bengalee more than English, will have occasioned numerouserrors of composition, for which his work will need apology; but if it may prove at all useful in its ephemeral passage to oblivion, his great object will be obtained. With this view, and with the design of deriving from it some pecuniary assistance towards the publication of an edition in Bengalee, he now commends it to the Divine blessing, and to the candour of the Christian public. Section 1. Page. CHAPTER II. The moral Precepts of the Bible, with the Characters which it is designed to form, and its Superiority in these and various other respects to the Hindoo Shasters, .. 16 Section 1. Of the moral Precepts of the Bible,...17 Section 2. The Characters which the Bible is designed to form,. 23 Section 3. The Hindoo Religion produces no beneficial Effect on the moral Character,..... 30 Section 4. The Characters most in repute among t...

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Title:Comparative View Of The Evidence By Which The Respective Claims To Divine Authority Of The Bible…Format:PaperbackDimensions:46 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.1 inPublished:February 3, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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