how Readest Thou? Luke X.26; Or, The First Two Chapters Of Genesis Considered In Regard To The…

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byEdward Dingle

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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. 1886. Excerpt: ... THE RAINBOW. Although, I believe, the opponents of the Bible have placed but little stress on this subject, of the sign in promised continuance for the harvests, I apprehend the cause is, that the Scripture, on introducing it, does not verbally say it was, then, to appear for the first time; but still objection has been raised on the ground that such an idea was implied. The refuge of Christians of integrity being, as I apprehend it, a very weak one; when they have merely allowed, that if it was a pre-existing phenomenon it still might be made a sign in proof to the eye as a promise, and was so thus. Now, I do not think any of the Jews who proposed to live on the other side of Jordan would have said there is a pre-existing rock, or stone-tumulus, and that shall be a sign that we claim a right to the Abrahamic covenant, exclusively of those covering the main features of the neighbourhood; but that, as a matter of fact, they felt they had to raise the memorial record in a new thing; and on the same ground I am quite at one with those who hold that it was so implied in regard to Jehovah's gift of the rainbow. Then, I know that geologists will be down on me in their usual shallowness regarding scientific matters, as they have been in the time meant for rain to appear first, in chap. ii. ver. 6, by not seeing the object of the point in hand. So, because rain existed, without doubt before the Flood, as well as before even the fifth day by the record read arightly, yet, I take the bull by the horns, and propose to show that, by evidence from modern scientific facts discovered, there would be more colour-reflecting power in the rains raised from the earth after than before the Flood. In this I must depend on scientific evidence entirely; so, if the ordinary reade...

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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. 1886. Excerpt: ... THE RAINBOW. Although, I believe, the opponents of the Bible have placed but little stress on this subject, of the sign in pro...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:34 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.07 inPublished:February 3, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217421881

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