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... &c. by positive precepts relating to the worship of God, and obedience to his
will, as the prohibition to eat of the tree of knowledge of good and evil, the
institution of marriage, &c. and through a constant and diligent contemplation of
the works ...
... and families becoming more numerous, they now met and joined together in
carrying on social and public worship: and though there were corruptions in
practice, within this period of time; wicked Cain, whose works were evil, and who
set a ...
... could : and the wind being in their wings, denotes the cheerfulness with which
the Jewish Rabbins pursued their studies till they had finished their design, the
Talmud, which they could not perfect without the impulse and help of an evil spirit
... reception in general; yet if it may be a means of preserving sacred truths, of
enlightening the minds of any into them, or of establishing them in them, I shall
not be concerned at what evil treatment I may meet with from the adversaries of
... without walls, letters, kings, houses, wealth, and money, devoid of theatres and
schools; but a city without temples and gods, and where is no use of prayers,
oaths, and oracles, nor sacrifices to obtain good or avert evil, no man ever saw.
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This edition of Gill's Doctrinal and Practical Divinity are bound together in a nice hardback, clothbound edition. Sixty dollars is a small price to pay for this work by one of the greatest ... Read full review