The Future of Russia; Or, an Answer to the Question, How Will the Great Eastern Struggle Finally Terminate? to Which Will Be Added, the Bible Its Own Interpretor, or an Introduction to the Study of Prophecy

The Future of Russia; Or, an Answer to the Question, How Will the Great Eastern Struggle Finally Terminate? to Which Will Be Added, the Bible Its Own Interpretor, or an Introduction to the Study of Prophecy

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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. 1855 edition. Excerpt: ...this objection, but shows them to be either grossly ignorant of the facts in the case, or else that they intended to deceive those that had not time or would not take the trouble to look into it. But it speaks high encomiums on the book of Baruch. For as they have applied this objection to this book, they acknowledge that this same Baruch, of whom Jeremiah and Josephus speak, was the author of this book. So we discover that this objection turns out like all the rest of those frivolous and false charges, which have been made by these learned men to destroy the usefulness of a valuable portion of the word of God. The last chapter of this book, is an Epistle that Jeremiah sent to the Jews in Babylon, to advise them to be aware of idolatry and not to fear the gods of the heathen. It's being added to this book, is another testimony in its favor, for it is evident that this Epistle was written by Jeremiah, as it would be very proper and natural he should do so. It is evident also, from the reading of this book of Baruch, that it was written during the Babylonish captivity, and as the objection acknowledged that it was written by Baruch, the son of Neriah, therefore it redeems it from that general charge, that all these books were written after the days of Malachi. It is evident also from the matter contained in this book, that it was written by inspiration, for so good a man as Baruch is represented to be, would not write any thing hypocritically, and it appears also that it was an instrument in the hands of God to bring about a great reformation, not only in Babylon, but also at Jerusalem. THE BOOK OF JUDITH. There is a charge against this book of assassination or murder, because it testifies that Judith cut off the head of Holofernes who was the...show more

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  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 200g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236651170
  • 9781236651174