History Of St. Paul (volume 1)

Paperback | January 7, 2012

byHenry Blunt

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1851. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... LECTURES. LECTURE L Acts Ix. 4. " And He Fell To The Earth, And Heard A Voice Saying Unto Him, Saul, Saul, Why Persecutest THOU MEt" In these weekly lectures it has always been my desire to consider particularly the younger members of our congregation ; and I have therefore been led to select such subjects as may be the most likely to interest, while under God's blessing, they may also tend to instruct and edify more especially that portion of my hearers. I trust that this will be my apology for the absence of all elaborate criticism, all deep reasoning upon abstract truths, and for the exclusion of many of those higher views of spiritual things, which might be more agreeable and even more profitable to some among you, and that you will bear in mind, not merely this morning, but throughout the course, that most valuable apostolical injunction, " You, then, that are strong, ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not to please yourselves." The subject which I have selected for our consideration, during the present Lent, is the history of that great apostle of the Gentiles, the most abundant in his labours, the most voluminous in his writings, the most successful in his ministrations, St. Paul. We behold in him so remarkable an instance of the power of divine grace, over all the opposing elements of an impetuous natural disposition, and over all the prejudices of education, that we cannot but hope there will be few who may not, under the divine blessing, profit by the consideration of some of the leading incidents in his eventful history. We possess more information upon the early history of St. Paul, than of any other apostle, for we learn from his own lips that he was born in Tarsus, a city of Cilicia,1 and that his parents were Jews,2 but enjoye...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1851. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... LECTURES. LECTURE L Acts Ix. 4. " And He Fell To The Earth, And Heard A Voice Saying Unto Him, Saul, Saul, Why Persecutest T...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:44 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.09 inPublished:January 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217412343

ISBN - 13:9780217412346

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