Heavenly Light for Earthly Firesides (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Heavenly Light for Earthly Firesides While, however, it is true that we have written chieﬂy for the unlearned, we would not intimate that there is no food in these pages for cultivated minds. It is impossible, perhaps, to write upon the great themes of our holy religion for the mature intellect, without the presentation of much upon which even the learned may, with profit, dwell. Theological stu dents, too, it is believed, may obtain help from this work in determining how to discuss, before mixed congregations, the subjects which must forever form the staple of their dis courses for though profound metaphysical argument may be comprehended in the class-room and by select audiences, the young minister soon learns that, before a popular assembly, hisusefulness lies in simplifying, as far as possible, the truths he would convey. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 432 pages
- 152 x 229 x 22mm | 576g
- 21 Jan 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 4 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white