The Scroll : Vols. XL-XLII; January, 1943-December, 1944 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The Scroll: Vols. XL-XLII; January, 1943-December, 1944 I have in hand a treasured sermon of Dr. Peter Ainslie. It is dated, Temple, Baltimore; Pentecost Sunday, June 8, 1924. Its caption is, A Highway Through Protestant Christendom. The text sug gests the theme. It is this: And a highway shall there be, and a way; and it shall be called The Way of Holiness. Isa. In this treasured sermon Dr. Ainslie gives ex pression positively and without reserve to his own spirit of catholicity, and with it to the cardinal fea tures of our Disciple position. As tothe latter he says: The Disciples are committed to the apostolic practice relative to the weekly observance of the Lord's Supper and baptism by immersion; and I see no reason why we should not stand everlastingly loyal to these. Open membership has nothing what ever to do with these practices. Open membership need not be any more of a compromise with regard to the scriptural form of baptism than open com munion is with regard to the scriptural observance of the Lord's Supper. 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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- 152 x 229 x 34mm | 880g
- 23 Jan 2018
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- 102 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white