On Some Points In The Religious Office Of The Universities

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byBrooke Foss Westcott

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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. 1873. Excerpt: ... /. "Christ the Bringer of Peace--Love." II. "Christ the Renovator--Hope." III. "Christ the Light--Faith." The fourth, an Assize Sermon, is on "The Divinity of Justice." The Sermons are an attempt to shew that Christian theology is sufficient for the 'wants of the present day. The Notes throughout the volume direct the reader to valuable sources of information. The Churchman says the volume ' is evidently the production of a scholar. Eloquent and striking passages abound throughout." Procter.--A HISTORY OF THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER: With a Rationale of its Offices. By Francis Procter, M.A. Tenth Edition, revised and enlarged. Crown 8vo. 10s. 6d. The fact that in fifteen years nine editions of this volume have been called for, shews that such a work was wanted, and that to a large extent Mr. Procter's book has supplied the want. 'In the course of the last thirty years," the author says, "the whole subject has been investigated by divines of great learning, and it was mainly with a view of epitomizing their extensive publications, and correcting by their help sundry traditional errors or misconceptions, that the present volume was put together." The Second Part is occupied with an account of "The Sources and Rationale of the Offices." The Athenaeum says:--" Tlie origin of every part of the Prayerbook has been diligently' investigated,--and there are few questions or facts connected with it which are not either sufficiently explained, or so referred to, that persons interested may work out the truth for themselves." Procter and Maclear.--AN ELEMENTARY INTRODUCTION TO THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER. Fourth Edition, Re-arranged and Supplemented by an Explanation of the Morning and Evening Prayer and the Litany. By F. Procter, M.A. and G. F. Maclear, D.D. i8mo. 2s. 6...

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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. 1873. Excerpt: ... /. "Christ the Bringer of Peace--Love." II. "Christ the Renovator--Hope." III. "Christ the Light--Faith." The fourth, an Assiz...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.1 inPublished:February 2, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217968015

ISBN - 13:9780217968010

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