Notes On The Miracles Of Our Lord

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byRichard Chenevix Trench

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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. 1895 edition. Excerpt: ...of all in Him upon whom the help of all was laid.1 Not in this single aspect of his life, namely, that He was a healer of sicknesses, were these words of the prophet fulfilled, but rather in the life itself, which brought Him in contact with the thousand forms of want and woe, of discord in man's outward life, of discord in man's inner being. Every one of these, as a real consequence of sin, and at every moment contemplated by Him as such, pressed with a living pang into the holy soul of the Lord (Johnxi. 88, 85). St. Matthew quotes these words in reference to one day of our Lord's work upon earth; but we only enter into their full force when we recognize that, eminently true of that day,--and here we may fitly urge its long and exhausting toils,--they were also true of all other days, and of all other aspects of that ministry which He came into the world to fulfil. He bore these sicknesses, inasmuch as He bore that mortal suffering life, in which alone He could bring them to an »nd, and finally swallow up death, and all that led to death, in victory. 1 Hilary (in loo.): ' Absorbing into the suffering of his body the infirmities of human weakness.' Sohoettgen (Hor. Heb. in loo.) has a remarkable quotation to the same effect from the book Sohar. r 14. THE RAISING OF THE WIDOW'S SON. Luke yii. 11-16. St. Luke is the only Evangelist who tells of more than one whom the Lord raised from the dead. St. Matthew and St. Mark tell us only of Jairus' daughter; St. John only of Lazarus. St. Luke, recording the first of these miracles in common with the two earlier Evangelists, has this one which is peculiarly his own. ' And it came to pass the day after, that he went into a city called Nain; and many of his disciples went with him, and much people.'...

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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. 1895 edition. Excerpt: ...of all in Him upon whom the help of all was laid.1 Not in this single aspect of his life, namely, that He was a healer ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:184 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.39 inPublished:July 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:021773796X

ISBN - 13:9780217737968

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