The Whole Works; Horae Hebraicae Et Talmudicae, or Hebrew and Talmudical Excercitations Upon the Gospels of St. Matthew and St. Mark Volume 11

The Whole Works; Horae Hebraicae Et Talmudicae, or Hebrew and Talmudical Excercitations Upon the Gospels of St. Matthew and St. Mark Volume 11

By (author) 

List price: US$6.91

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1823 edition. Excerpt: ... in the law of Moses, that is, forbid, it shall be forbidden, the Divine authority confirming it; and whatsoever ye shall loose, that is, permit, or shall teach, that it is permitted and lawful, ---shall be lawful and permitted. Hence they ' bound, ' that is, ' forbade, ' circumcision to the believers; eating of things offered to idols, of things strangled, and of blood for a time, to the Gentiles; and that which they bound on earth, was confirmed in heaven. They 'loosed, ' that is, allowed purification to Paul, and to four other brethren, for the shunning of scandal, Acts xxi. 24: and in a word, by these words of Christ it was committed to them. the Holy Spirit directing, that they should make decrees concerning religion, as to the use or rejection of Mo ssic rites and judgment, ---and that either for a time, or for 6Vcentsl'. Let the words be applied, by way of paraphrase, to the matter, that was transacted at present with Peter: "I am about to build e Gentile church (saith Christ); and to thee, O Peter, dol give the keys of the kingdom of heaven, that thou mayest first open the door of faith to them: but if thou askest, by what rule that church is to be governed, when the Mosaic rule may seem so improper for it, thou shalt be so guided by the Holy Spirit," that whatsoever of the law of Moses thou shalt forbid them, shall be forbidden; whatsoever thou grantest them, shall be granted, and that under a sanction made in heaven." Hencein that instant, when he should use his keys, that is, when he was now ready to open the gate of the gospel to the Gentiles, Acts X. 28, he was taught from heaven, that the consorting of the Jew with the Gentile, which before had been bound, was now loosed; and thshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 9mm | 299g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236764412
  • 9781236764416