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ON THE GOSPELS.
FOR FAMILY AND PRIVATE USE.
WITH THE TEXT COMPLETE,
BY THE REV. J. C. RYLE, B. A.,
CHRIST CHURCH, OXFORD,
Author of " Home Truths,” etc. A
ST. JOHN. VOL.
IPSWICH : WILLIAM HUNT, TAVERN STREET.
PREFACE TO SECOND VOLUME.
In sending forth the second volume of my “Expository Thoughts on St. John,” I have little or nothing to add to the introduction with which I prefaced the first volume.
In the general plan of the work,--in the style of expositions, notes, and critical remarks, in the list of Commentators employed and consulted in preparing the whole, the reader will find little difference between this volume and the one which preceded it. I have rigidly adhered to the line which I marked out to myself at first. In the notes I have gone steadily forward through every verse, endeavouring to throw light on the meaning of every word, evading no difficulty, examining every disputable point, trying to