The Apocalypse Revealed, Wherein Are Disclosed the Arcana There Foretold, Which Have Heretofore Remained Concealed Volume 2

The Apocalypse Revealed, Wherein Are Disclosed the Arcana There Foretold, Which Have Heretofore Remained Concealed Volume 2

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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. 1836 edition. Excerpt: ...that they are one person, united like soul and body; therefore they who deny the Divinity in his Humanity, come near to the Socinians and Arians, especially when they think of the Lord's Humanity alone as of that of another man, and nothing at all of his Divinity from eternity. As to the second point, that it is blasphemy not to deduce the doctrine of the church from the Word, but to unfold it from signifies the truths of the Word falsified, is owing to its black and white spots, for by the black spots are signified falses, and by the white intermixed with them is signified truth; as therefore it is a fierce and murderous beast, it signifies the truths of the Word falsified and thus destroyed. Similar is the signification of a leopard in the following places: "Can the Ethiopian change his skin or the leopard his spots? then may ye also do good that are accustomed to do evil," Jerem. xiii. 23. "The lion out of the forest shall slay them, and a wolf of the evening shall spoil them, a leopard shall watch over their cities, every one that goeth out thence shall be torn in pieces, because their transgressions are many, and their backslidings are increased," Jerem. v. 6; the leopard watching against their cities, means watching against the truths of doctrine. A city means doctrine, n. 194. "As they have forgotteB me, therefore I will be unto them as a lion, as a leopard by the way will I observe them," Hosea xiii. 6, 7; a way also signifies truth, n. 176. "The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid," Isaiah xi. 6; here the Lord's kingdom which is to come is treated of; a kid signifies the genuine truths of the church, and a leopard the same falsified. "The third...show more

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  • Paperback | 122 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 231g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236591097
  • 9781236591098