Evidences of the Christian Revelation Volume 2

Evidences of the Christian Revelation 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. 1848 edition. Excerpt: ...a more effectual device for the preservation of an autograph, and for the transmission of a book in its original integrity to future ages. But beside this, we may observe in these passages, what the written revelations were, in their earliest and most rudimental form-before they were expanded into books, whether smaller or larger, for circulation among the people. " Now therefore write ye this song for you, and teach it to the children of Israel: put it in their mouths, that this song may be a witness for me against the children of Israel." "Moses therefore wrote this song the same day, and taught it the children of Israel." " Then Samuel told the people the manner of the kingdom, and wrote it in a book, and laid it up before the Lord."1' " Now go, write it before them in a table, and note it in a book, that it may be for the time to come for ever and ever." " The word that came to Jeremiah from the Lord, saying, Thus speaketh the Lord God of Israel, saying, Write thee all the words that I have spoken unto thee in a book." " The word that Jeremiah the prophet spake unto Baruch the son of Neriah, when he had written these words in a book at the mouth of J eremiah." " So Jeremiah wrote in a book all the evil that should come upon Babylon, even all these words that are written against Babylon."1l' " But thou, ODaniel, shut up the words, and seal the book, even to the time of the end." These last quotations exhibit to us the origination of books, or parts of books, in the Old Testament; and did we offer, in addition to ' Deut. xxxi. l9, 22. 'l' 1 Sam. x. 25. This act of laying up what he had written before the Lord, may be regarded as...show more

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  • Paperback | 120 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 227g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236564537
  • 9781236564535