Studies on Slavery: In Easy Lessons

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J. Warner, 1852 - Slavery - 637 pages
A defense of Slavery, citing the bible.
 

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Contents

Slavery the school of adversity to reclaim wicked nations and individuals
91
Barness examination of the Scripture argument on slavery and the scriptural
109
The interest of the master and the direct laws of God against the abuses
115
Distribution by the Hebrews of captives taken in battle 122 123 Greek cus
125
Legend of Antioch Margarita and the Roman Præfect Olybius 128 to 133
133
Authorities to prove African degradation continued 155 to 158 slavery
159
The assertion of Barnes that a slave bought with money had compensa
165
Authorities quoted by Barnes 169 numerous quotations from Barnes
174
Channings seven arguments that a man cannot be held as property exa
182
Examination of Channings seven arguments continued 183 to
188
That slavery disease and death are necessary effects of sin proved by
194
Channings position that the debasement of African slavery arises from
206
Channings views of slavery as conducive to licentiousness and unrestrained
214
Channings views of the scriptural argument in favour of slavery over
230
The zeal of abolitionism not according to knowledge 235 236 Channings
239
Gods government of the universe and his declaration of the right
247
Hams intermarriage with the race of Cain the cause of his doom and that
255
Extracts from Bower 256 the Treuga Dei 257 258 Bishop England quoted
259
Liberty of less value than life 270 the Divine grant to hold slaves
271
The invasion of Attila and the Pontiff Leos successful intercession 279
279
Church rescripts for the freedom of slaves and St Augustins mode
288
Muratori on the manumission of slaves in Rome 291 colonial and con
294
Bishop Englands account of slavery in England and Ireland in remote
302
STUDY VI
433
The mark upon Cain Mohammedan traditions 437 438 prooftexts from
439
Proofs that the descendants of Ham inherited the curse of Cain and were
447
Signification of the name Naamah in Hebrew and Arabic 451 to
455
The names and derivatives of the words Cain and Naamah found only among
464
Proofs scriptural and historical that the descendants of Ham were black
470
Scriptural testimony respecting the colour of the races of the human
477
Derivation and train of thought connected with the word Ham in
495
Hebrew Syriac Greek and Coptic derivations of the word Ham 495 to
502
Critical examination into the meaning of the Greek word dovdos doulos slave
506
The meaning of doulos as used by the Greek poets 510 Valckenaerus
515
Extracts from Grecian historians philosophers and poets showing the classi
536
The use of the word dovlos by Thucydides Herodotus and Xenophon 536
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Extracts from Xenophons Cyropædia 549 to
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The Scriptural use of the word dovdos 559 to
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LESSON XILPaul on slave stealing 569 to
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Use of the word doudos by Paul Peter Matthew Mark Luke and John
578
Origin of the English word servant and its derivatives 581 its use by
585
Tendency of the Shemitic languages to the rhetorical figure prosopopoeia
594
Examples of the Hebrew word meaning slave both as a noun and a verb
601
Refutation of the assertion that the root of the Hebrew word meaning alare
607
The laws of Moses in Deuteronomy respecting slavery
623
Declension of the Hebrew noun meaning slave and the conjugation
637

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Page 65 - Servants, be subject to your masters with all fear ; not only to the good and gentle, but also to the froward.
Page 9 - For I know him, that he will command his children and his household after him, and they shall keep the way of the Lord, to do justice and judgment; that the Lord may bring upon Abraham that which he hath spoken of him.
Page 200 - So likewise ye, when ye shall have done all those things which are commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants : we have done that which was our duty to do.
Page 568 - And every plant of the field before it was in the earth and every herb of the field before it grew for the LORD God had not caused it to rain upon the earth and there was not a man to till the ground...
Page 79 - Now the end of the commandment is charity out of a pure heart, and of a good conscience, and of faith unfeigned...
Page 442 - And he said, CURSED be Canaan; A servant of servants shall he be unto his brethren. And he said, BLESSED be the Lord God of Shem ; And Canaan shall be his servant.
Page 113 - Thou shalt not covet thy neighbour's house, thou shalt not covet thy neighbour's wife, nor his manservant, nor his maidservant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor any thing that is thy neighbour's.
Page 436 - Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. But his delight is in the law of the Lord; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.
Page 225 - Let no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity.
Page 566 - Behold, as the eyes of servants look unto the hand of their masters, and as the eyes of a maiden unto the hand of her mistress ; so our eyes wait upon the LORD our God, until that he have mercy upon us.

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