The youth's spelling, pronouncing, and explanatory theological dictionary of the New Testament [by E. Dowson, signing himself E.D.]. To which is added an essay on the several parts of speech

Front Cover

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 244 - HOLY Scripture containeth all things necessary to salvation : so that whatsoever is not read therein, nor may be proved thereby, is not to be required of any man, that it should be believed as an Article of the Faith, or be thought requisite or necessary to salvation.
Page 187 - God," 2 Tim. iii. 16, and the apostle Peter, in reference to the same, testifies, " No prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation. For the prophecy came not in old time by the will of man ; but holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost,
Page 158 - conscience void of offence towards God and towards men.
Page iii - Now there is at Jerusalem by the sheep market a pool, which is called in the Hebrew tongue Bethesda, having five porches.
Page 162 - Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord. For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church, his body, of which he is the Savior.
Page 218 - EX'ORCIST, one who drives away evil spirits, or casts out devils. Our Saviour, when he sent out his disciples to preach the gospel, gave them power over unclean spirits, to cast them out, Matt. x. 1 ; by which gift they gained repute among the people, and gave proof that they were sent of God. But those Jewish exorcists, mentioned Acts xix. 13, were impostors, deluding the people by imposture, witchcraA diabolical agency. EXPIATION, atonement. The " great day" of expiation was the 1 Oth of the...
Page 128 - Star, by a similitude borrowed from a star which usually rises shortly before the sun, as he introduced the light of the gospel-day, and brought a fuller manifestation of the truths of God, than the prophets, whose predictions are now accomplished. By stars are sometimes meant the princes and nobles STA 249 STO of a kingdom, Dan.
Page 133 - And all the tithe of the land, whether of the seed of the land,, or of the fruit of the tree, is the LORD'S: it is holy unto the LORD.
Page 269 - The second was called the most holy place, whose length was ten cubits, and breadth ten cubits, wherein, before the building of the temple, the ark of the covenant was kept, which was a symbol of God's gracious presence with the Jewish church. The most holy place...

Bibliographic information