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It is now , therefore , incumbent upon the learned Christian to inquire and
determine , whether the Book of Apocalypse has been justly placed in our canon
of sacred Scripture ; whether it be entitled to that honourable station , by the
There are discoverable in scriptural prophecy , and generally li . acknowledged
by divines , two advents or comings of our Lord ; 1st , his personal appearance in
the flesh ; 2dly , his progress to *** complete dominion , by the subjection of all ...
... necessary to guide investigation , and to serve as chart and compass , through
such extensive and difficult seas ; and what can be deemed more proper than
this principle , which derives its authority from the analogy of sacred Scripture ?
In adopting the rule now under consideration , I have been obedient to the
direction of holy Scripture ; which has required a spiritual interpretation of its
mysteriest : they are not to be taken according to the bare letter , nor in a carnal or
+ The Scriptures were divided into chapters in the xijith cen , tury ; into verses in
the xvith . See Michaelis's Introd . ta the New Test , ch . xiii . sect , 9 , 10 , 11 , and
the notes of his learned translator , 0 1 CONTENTS OF THE DISSERTATIO.
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The Apocalypse, Or Revelation of Saint John, Translated: With Notes ...
John Chappel Woodhouse
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