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... arguments in defence of the divine original of these Prophecies , which could
only be begun in the former work . In them will be presented many inductions of
internal evidence , which the nature of the former publication would not admit * .
After an interval of many years , I found mya self at liberty from other
engagements to pursue my original design ; and after some preparatory studies ,
began to read the Apocalypse unassisted by any of the commentators * . And
without placing ...
The original Greek was therefore to be studied by itself , and the meaning of the
words and phrases of it to be ascertained . But to ascertain these in English idiom
, was to produce a new English translation ; which , in this case , being designed
1 seemed to convey the meaning of the original with juster effect . The version ,
therefore , now offered to the public may be considered as corrective of that
which is inserted in our English Bibles , Yet , having been first moulded in an
succeeding scholars , by the collation of the remaining manuscripts ( some of
them of the first authority ) , has restored many original readings , which , by
consent of judicious critics , have been received into the Greek text , and ought
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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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