The Homiletic Review Volume 9

The Homiletic Review Volume 9

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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. 1885 edition. Excerpt: ...in tho very centre of Monuonism, and supposed to be familiar with its history and fruits. The paper is a readable one, but too general in its statements, both in the matter of history and analysis of Mormon principles and their practical results, to be of any great value. The history of this stupendous fraud and gigantic Iniquity is yet to be written. Baptist Quarterly Review (Jan.-March.) The best articlo in the number is " The Relation of the Gospels to the Pentateuch," by Prof. J. M. Stiflor, D.D., ofCrozierSeminary. He shows that this relation is real, intimate, and unmistakable. 1. The relation through the genealogical tables in Matthew and Luke is more profound than it appears at first sight. The quiet way in which these tables are introduced seems to say that the histories of the Old Testament are now simply carried to their sequel and consummation. 2. There is an unmistakable relation in subject-matter between the Pentateuch and the Gospels. They give the same origin of the race--Adam, the same God--Jehovah, with the same character--holy. They deal largely with the same nation and a peculiar nation. They trace that nation to a common ancestor, Abraham. The Pentateuch and the Gospels have a like relation to a circle, first of great moral thoughts, and secondly of historical incidents iutorwoven with them. 3. The Gospels and the Law are related by moans of direct quotation and reference. He then proceeds to show that this relation between the Old Testament and the New brings us face to face with Jesus as a competent interpreter of the Pentateuch, albeit the warning of Prof. Ladd in his " Doctrine of tho Sacred Scriptures." He also shows that this vital relation between Moses and the Gospels has vast homiletic value. To...show more

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  • Paperback | 334 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 18mm | 599g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236646878
  • 9781236646873