Sermons and Expository Lectures (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Sermons and Expository Lectures IT is now about three quarters of a century Since the following discourses were delivered by their eloquent and accomplished author in the ordi nary routine Of pulpit duty in one of the provincial towns of Scotland. Though he won thereby a deserved celebrity with a wide circle of friends and admirers, and enjoyed the personal intimacy of some of the most distinguished men of his native country, yet his name has not Obtained a conspicuous place in the literary world; and even these sermons, on which his claim upon our notice principally depends, have been known and appreciated mainly by the comparatively few, even of professional readers, whose taste leads them into an extended perusal of pulpit literature. An American edition, published some fifty years ago, having long since been out of print, it is believed that a republication will be acceptable to our American public. We venture to present them not only as a choice model for the aspirant for professional excellence, but as a Valuable addition to our religious literature, well calculated to exert a purifying inﬂuence Upon the public mind, and fully entitled to take an honorable and permanent position in our libraries, as standard sacred classic. 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 | 194 pages
- 152 x 229 x 10mm | 268g
- 22 Jan 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 78 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white