portion of Scripture, Elpis Israel. All whom God has privileged to bring out of Gentilism into Christ, and who desire their work to withstand the fire of Christ’s. 17 Apr Revolving upon its own axis, and describing an ample circuit through the boundless fields of space, is a planet of the solar system bearing. Elpis Israel has 12 ratings and 3 reviews. André said: This is a theological book written by John Thomas, founder of the Christadelphians, in a.
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Philip Broske added it Jul 30, They repress all progress and glorify their own ignorance by detracting from things which they fear to look into, or apprehend are far above their reach. Allen Wheatley added it May 31, The name of this system is “Mystery. To do this would unchristianise a man in the estimation of state churches and sectarian denominations; for the Bible religion requires a man to “contend earnestly for the faith once delivered to the saints” Jud 1: An Exposition of the Kingdom of God 4.
These mountains of rubbish have served the purposes of a dark and barbarous age; the word, the word of the living God alone, can meet the necessities of the times. Jonah Jackson marked it as to-read Jun 14, Hence, in the days of Diocletian, one of the pagan predecessors of Constantine, a decree was issued commanding the surrender of all copies of the Holy Scriptures, for it was found that so long as they obtained circulation the Christian doctrine could never be suppressed.
His crimes, however, rather than his virtues, have illustrated and distinguished him with an unhappy pre-eminence above all other created things. CHAPTER 2 — The earth before the creation of Adam the habitation of the angels who kept not their first estate — A geological error corrected — The Sabbath day and the Lord’s day — The formation of man and woman — The ” great mystery ” of her formation out of man explained — Eden — The garden of Eden — The original and future paradises considered — Man’s primitive dominion confined to the inferior creatures and his own immediate family — Of the two trees of the garden — And man in his original estate pages Allen Wheatley is currently reading it Jun 16, Search the Scriptures with the teachableness of a little child and thy labour will not be in vain.
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Trivia About Elpis Israel: Preview — Elpis Israel by John Thomas. Ari Chand rated it it was ok Feb 24, His heart is evil, and, left to its uncontrolled impulses, he becomes licentious, merciless and more cruel than the fiercest beasts of prey.
Revolving upon its own axis, and describing an ample circuit through the boundless fields of space, is a planet of the solar system bearing upon its surface a population of nearly a thousand millions subject to sin, disease and death.
No one has any right to set up his own ignorance as the limit of that which God has revealed. This is styled “the wisdom of God in a mystery.
Elpis Israel: An Exposition of the Kingdom of God
He declares it to be vain worship, concerning which the apostle to irael Gentiles says “Let no man judge you in meat, or in drink, or in respect of an holyday, or of the new moon, or of the sabbath; let no man beguile you of your reward in a voluntary humility and worshipping of angels. Elpiz with This Book. Rachel is currently reading it Sep 18, Great is the consolation that “the wise shall understand,” and “shine as the brightness of the firmament.
All that such persons have a right to say is, “we do not elpiss anything about it. Length of days is in her right hand; and in her left hand riches and honour. Hence, at successive periods, the earth has become the area of fierce and pandemoniac conflicts; its tragedies have baptised its soil in blood, and the mingled cries of the oppressor and the victim have ascended to the throne of the Most High.
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Is the world as we behold it a finality? He has founded dominions, principalities and powers; he idrael built great cities and vaunted himself in the works of his hands, saying, “are not these by the might of my power and for the honour of my majesty?
Viewed from them it is seen sparkling “like a diamond in the sky,” and with the rest of the heavens declares the glory of God, and shews forth the handywork of Him that did create it. Among other things, it teaches that God is not a Trinity, the soul dies, there is no Hellfire, there will be a future Paradise on earth.
CHAPTER 16 — It is impossible that the Holy Land can be for ever subject to the Gentiles –It is to be wrested from them in the crisis of “the time of the end” — Of Daniel’s days — Diagram of Daniel’s times — Of the beginning of “the time of the end” — Of the king of the south at that time — The Autocrat of Russia the king of the north in “the time of the end” — England and the Jews — Of Gogue and Magogue — Ezekiel’s and John’s two different and remote confederacies — Daniel’s king of the north of “the time of the end” and Gogue of “the latter days” the same — The Gogue of Ezekiel proved to be Emperor of Germany and Autocrat of all the Russias — Gomer and the French — Sheba, Dedan, the Merchants of Tarshish and its young lions, identified as the British power pages Let us then come to these Scriptures, for we have the assurance that he who seeks shall find; though we must also bear in mind that “many shall seek to enter in but shall not be able.
To the Bible then let us turn, as to “a light shining in a dark place,” and with humility, teachableness and independence of mind let us diligently enquire into the things which it reveals for the obedience and confirmation of faith.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The Bible and popery are as mutually hostile as the light of the sun and the thick darkness of Egypt that might be felt.
Iarael it is not paganism and popery alone that are practically hostile to a free and untrammelled investigation of the Word of God. He may not know of it, or, if explained to him, he may not have intellect enough to comprehend it, or his prejudices or sectarian bias may darken his understanding-this by no means makes the thing unintelligible or mysterious to other people.