A Cloud of Witnesses; The Greatest Men in the World for Christ and the Book an Exhaustive and Unprecendented Collection of Biographic and Autographic Opinions Respecting the Author of Christianity and the Bible, from Nearly Eight Hundred

A Cloud of Witnesses; The Greatest Men in the World for Christ and the Book an Exhaustive and Unprecendented Collection of Biographic and Autographic Opinions Respecting the Author of Christianity and the Bible, from Nearly Eight Hundred

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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. 1894 edition. Excerpt: ...SIR WILLIAM HUNTER, English Statesman. vHE great object of this Conference is to stimulate and encourage all evangelistic agencies in pressing forward in obedience to the last command of our risen Saviour, "Go ye therefore, and make disciples of all nations," especially in those vast regions of the heathen world in which the people are still "sitting in darkness and in the shadow of death," without a preached Gospel, or the written Word of God.--Introduction to Volume I, "Report of the Missionary Conference" London, 1888. EDWARD HYDE, (FIRST EARL OF CLARENDON, ) English Historian and Statesman. (1608-1674.) "F it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men, was one of the primitive injunctions of Christianity (Rom. xii, 18), and comprehends not only particular and private men (though, no doubt, all gentle and peaceable nations are most capable of Christian precepts, and most affected by them), but kings and princes themselves. St. Paul knew well that the peaceable inclinations and dispositions of subjects could do little good if the sovereign princes were disposed to war, but if they desired to live peaceably with their neighbors, their subjects can not but be happy. And the pleasure that God Himself takes in that temper needs no other manifestation than the promise our Saviour makes to those who contribute towards it in His Sermon on the Mount: Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God (Matt, v, 9).--Page 62, Volume III, "Half-Hours with the Best Authors," by Charles Knight. JOHN JAMES INGALLS, United States Senator (1873-1891); President of Senate pro tempore?-(.886.)-V07TOLTAIRE said that if there were no God it would (lojZ De necessary for man to...show more

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  • Paperback | 152 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 286g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236647599
  • 9781236647597