On The Historical Types Contained In The Old Testament; Twenty Discourses Preached Before The…

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byTemple Chevallier

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1826. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... LECTURE VII. CHRIST FULFILLED THE PROPHECY AND TYPE OF MOSES; 1. IN COMMUNICATION WITH GOD: 2. IN MIRACULOUS POWER: 3. IN AUTHORITY. John V. 46. Had ye believed Moses, ye would have believed me; for he wrote of me. In the Scriptures of the Old Testament, we are not only taught that a prophet should be raised up, who should fulfil the verbal prophecy of Moses, and therefore complete the type of his person; but we have also an intimation" of some of the features of resemblance, which the predicted prophet should possess: 1. That he should, as Moses did, know God face to face: 2. That he should perform signs and wonders, such as the Lord sent Moses to do in the land of Egypt: 3. And that he should be endued with Deut. xxxiv. 10, 11, 12. visible authority, as Moses was, in all the great terror which he shewed in the sight of all Israel. That Christ was, in the fullest sense of the words, a prophet like unto Moses, has been already proved. Our Lord, therefore, appealing to signs of future events which accordingly came to pass,b fulfilled the very conditions, which no false prophet could fulfil;c and, consequently, was a Divine teacher, to whom those who were addressed were required, at least, to hearken. This one proof of inspiration invests all his words with the character of infallible truth. We may now, therefore, use the assertions of Christ himself as evidences, not merely that he declared himself to have been similar to Moses, but as proofs that the facts which he states were certain, and his inferences just. I. The first criterion of similarity, which the Scriptures of the Old Testament teach us to expect, in him who should fulfil the prediction of Moses, is, that he should have a more intimate communion with God, than any other inspired prophet. This was the...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1826. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... LECTURE VII. CHRIST FULFILLED THE PROPHECY AND TYPE OF MOSES; 1. IN COMMUNICATION WITH GOD: 2. IN MIRACULOUS POWER: 3. IN AUTHORITY. ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:88 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.18 inPublished:January 16, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:021796852X

ISBN - 13:9780217968522

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