The Life and Epistles of S. Paul

The Life and Epistles of S. Paul

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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. 1863 edition. Excerpt: ...are especially present when the church with veiled head. It is true that the assembles for public worship; and Greek practice was to keep the head they would be offended by any viola-uncovered at their religious rites (as tion of decency or order. For other Grotius and Wetstein have remarked), explanations, and a full discussion of but this custom would not have affected the subject, the reader is referred to the Corinthian synagogue, nor have Prof. Stanley's note. theless, in their fellowship with the Lord, man and woman may not he separated the one from the other.1 For as woman was made from man, so is xi. man also home by woman; and all things spring from God. Judge of this matter by your own 13 feeling. Is it seemly for a woman to offer prayers to (rod unveiled? Or does not even nature itself u teach you that long hair is a disgrace to a man, but a gloty to a woman? for her hair has been is given her for a veil. But if any one thinks to be 16 contentious in defence of such a custom, let him know that it is disallowed by me a, and by all the Churches of God. cemurci.nti.fir I said that I praised you, for keeping the rules It SJ'STrump-which were delivered to you; but while I give you this commandment I praise you not; your solemn assemblies are for evil rather than for good. For 18 first, I hear that there are divisions among you, when your congregation assembles; and this I partly believe. For there must needs be not di-19 visions only3, but also adverse sects among you, that so the good may be tested and made known. Moreover4, when you assemble yourselves together, 20 it is not to eat the Lord's Supper; for each begins 21 to eat what he has brought for his own supper, before anything has been given to others; and while some are hungry, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 462 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 24mm | 816g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236656989
  • 9781236656988