Right Conceptions of the Kingdom of God and Their Motive Value : A Sermon Before the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, at the Seventy-Eighth Annual Meeting, Held at Springfield, Mass., October 4, 1887 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Right Conceptions of the Kingdom of God and Their Motive Value: A Sermon Before the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, at the Seventy-Eighth Annual Meeting, Held at Springfield, Mass., October 4, 1887 A distinguished living author has said: The sublime idea Of the conversion Of the world to Christ has become SO common as to cease to awaken wonder. This is a great victory, and one which indicates a remarkable advance Of the truth. But is there not ground for fear lest the familiarity of the notion which has conquered the sense Of wonder has also taken somewhat both from the commanding dignity Of the conception and from the intensity Of the' purpose which contemplates the bring ing Of all men into subjection to the Son of God, SO that what has been gained in one direction has been partially lost in another? 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.
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- 21 Jan 2018
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