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Wars therefore , and conquests , and revolutions of vast extent , and of great
political import , may be supposed to take place , even in the Christian world ,
without becoming the proper object of Christian prophecy . The inhabitants of the
To obtain his destined dominion , Christ must reign in the hearts and consciences
of his farextended subjects . His reign is advanced when Christian principles ,
when faith , and righteousness , and charity , abound . It is retarded when ...
Nero , says the unanimous voice of history , was the first Emperor who
persecuted the Christians , and enacted laws against themt . Claudius , indeed ,
commanded the Jews to quit Rome , but this command could not affect the Jews
in Asia ...
But I was moved to it by a desire to do justice to a character which stands
deservedly high in Ecclesiastical History ; to exculpate an eminent Christian
Father , from the charge of setting an ex • ample , under which the late Mr. Gibbon
The DocTRINES OF CHRISTIANITY are by no means a principal subject of the
Apocalypse ; but if we advert to the doctrines delivered in this book , we shall find
a perfect congruity with those delivered in other apostolical writings . No
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Related Subjects: Michaelis, J. D. | Bible. -- N.T. -- Revelation -- Commentaries.
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The Apocalypse, Or Revelation of Saint John, Translated: With Notes ...
John Chappel Woodhouse
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