The Epistle of Paul to the Churches of Galatia

Paperback | January 16, 2012

byJames Macgregor

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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. 1881. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... he which persecuted us in times past now preacheth the faith 24 which once he destroyed. And they glorified God in me. That he... destroyed. The word for destroying (the faith) here is in ver. 13 rendered wasting (the church). But destroyed is lit. went on destroying, or, was a habitual destroyer of. The thing which they were in the way of hearing is here in the direct oration, as if extracted from a contemporary report, in inverted commas,--They heard that "Our old persecutor is now preaching the faith which he was wont to destroy." As to the three years in ver. 18: if Paul did not preach then, how was he employed? Mention two famous cases of seclusion in the Arabia of this Epistle, one in sacred history and one in profane. Also two famous cases of seclusion in modern church history, one Protestant and one Popish. CHAPTER II. 1 THEN fourteen years after I went up again to Jerusalem 2 with Barnabas, and took Titus with me also. And I went up by revelation, and communicated unto them that gospel which I preach among the Gentiles, but privately to them which were of reputation, lest by any means I should run, or (4.) Second Visit To Jerusalem, ii. I-io (see Introd. pp. 25-27). Paul's-gospel and office alike owned as of God by the earlier apostles. 1. Then fourteen years after. Then, the same word, is afterwards in i. 21, which see. This at first sight makes the fourteen years to start from the end of the previous three years. But a certain variation in the original description of the one period from that of the other warrants the suggestion, that the fourteen may be reckoned from the same starting-point as the three, i.e. probably from Paul's conversion. And when we look close, we can perceive that the then does not forbid the suggestion: three years after (a cert...

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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. 1881. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... he which persecuted us in times past now preacheth the faith 24 which once he destroyed. And they glorified God in me. That he... des...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:64 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.13 inPublished:January 16, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217445365

ISBN - 13:9780217445368

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