The Christian's Companion in the Narrow Way

The Christian's Companion in the Narrow Way

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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. Excerpt: ..."God's moral spirit" was a component property of his Human Nature. SCRIPTURAL PROOFS. The preceding self examination is the result uf the reason gifted mind, grounded on Christian tuition, and assisted by the study of the "inward man." It is with great gladness I find that the doctrine taught by Jesus and his Apostles confirms my chain of reasoning; a proof, that Practical Or Immacutate Reason, a divine emanation, is, and ever was, the groundwork of universality. To satisfy the reader that I have not advanced positions opposed to the " spirit" of this doctrine, I will refer him to the New Testament for those Principles, or Christian truths, which Jesus revealed, and which are made known to us in that sacred volume; Principles on which the Christian Creed must rest for support. I entertain no doubt but that the reader will find abundant proofs that uphold every important position I have laid down. With regard to the 1st Position, Belief In Almighty God! little more is requisite than devoutly to peruse that position, as stated at page 17. "God Is A Spirit," and cannot be conceived within the boundary of Time, where every thing undergoes change, and has a beginning and an end. God is infinite, and dwells in eternity: His kingdom has no end. Paul said to the Athenians, " God that made the world, and all things therein, dwelleth not in Temples made with hands. He giveth to all, life, and breath. He hath made of one blood all nations. He is not far from every one of us, for his spirit is imbued in our human nature. In Him we live, and move, and have our being." (Acts xvii. 24 to 28.) To the Romans he said, "That which may be known of God is manifest, for the invisible things of God, from the creation of...show more

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  • Paperback | 310 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 17mm | 558g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236955013
  • 9781236955012