The Age And The Gospel

Paperback | May 20, 2014

byDaniel Moore

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1865 edition. Excerpt: ... SERMON II. THE AGE AND THE WRITTEN WORD. Psalm Cxxxviii. 2. Thou hast magnified Thy Word above all Thy Name. Twofold object of infidel attack--I. Method of sceptical procedure--Appeals to popular suffrage--Is very complimentary to Christianity--Intolerant of well-defined dogma--II. Points in the Revelation usually selected for attack--Miracle--Alleged incompatibility with the discoveries of modern science--Geology--Language--Antiquities--III. The large and varied claims of "Revelation--Its reasonable claims as inspired--Its historic claims as authenticated--Its moral claims as congruous to the nature and circumstances of mankind--The difficulties of Revelation the difficulties of natural religion also--Conclusion--The busy mocker--The right heart and the right creed. The Bible is a wonderful book if it be true. If it were not true, it would be a more wonderful book still. Tens of centuries have passed away since some of its human authors lived. 'And, in the interval, decay or change has passed upon all earthly things:--upon kingdoms, which have perished; upon peoples, which have disappeared from the earth; upon institutions, the choicest products of the human intelligence, which yet, being made subject unto vanity, neither on the character of nations, nor on the hearts of men, have left evidence or trace behind. But the Bible remains, a living and mighty power in the world. All time has had it in charge to keep it. All providence has been bowed to subserve its gracious purposes. And now, in its grand old age,--its "silver cord not loosed" nor its "golden bowl broken,"--it holds, as by magic spell, the hearts of unnumbered millions of our race,--their light, their hope, their comfort, for the life that now is, their sure foundation for...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1865 edition. Excerpt: ... SERMON II. THE AGE AND THE WRITTEN WORD. Psalm Cxxxviii. 2. Thou hast magnified Thy Word above all Thy Name. T...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:108 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.22 inPublished:May 20, 2014Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217377386

ISBN - 13:9780217377386

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