Thoughts of Favoured Hours, Upon Bible Incidents and Characters, and Other Subjects (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Thoughts of Favoured Hours, Upon Bible Incidents and Characters, and Other Subjects Every Christian knows that there are favoured hours, when Truth shines with more than usual brightness, and when both the head and the heart find it to be a relief rather than a labour to express thought, whether with the tongue or the pen. It was at such seasons that the papers composing this little volume were written. The writer's object was rather to suggest than to elaborate thought; to lead the mind of his reader a little aside from the beaten paths of religious discussion; to find some untrodden spots in the green pastures where the Good Shepherd leads his ﬂock; at the same time keeping carefully within their boundaries. A glance at the index will show that the work is, in the fullest sense of the word, miscellaneous; that it takes a wide range; and that it is what it was intended to be, - a companion for, a leisure or a lonely hour, a book for the centre-table, the parlour-window, or the bed - chamber. Those minor questions which divide evangelical Chris tians into distinctive sects and parties are not touched. 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 | 292 pages
- 152 x 229 x 15mm | 395g
- 21 Jan 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 3 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white