Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" I HAVE regularly and attentively read these Holy Scriptures ; and am of opinion, that this volume, independently of its divine origin, contains more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, more pure morality, more important history, and finer strains both... "
The Bible in Many Tongues - Page 13
1853 - 192 pages
Full view - About this book

Remarks on revelation & infidelity, speeches delivered in a literary society ...

A. M - 1797
...Scriptures, contain, independently of a divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected within the same compass from all other books that were ever composed in any age,...
Full view - About this book

Anecdotes of Distinguished Persons: Chiefly of the Present and Two Preceding ...

William Seward - Anecdotes - 1798
...contains mere fublimity and beauty, more " pure morality, more important hiftory, and " finer ftrains of poetry and eloquence, .than " can be collected from all other books, in •** whatever age or language they may have been ** competed." In Sir William Jones, India has...
Full view - About this book

Asiatick Researches: Or, Transactions of the Society Instituted in ..., Volume 4

Asia - 1798
...contain indepeniently of a divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer moralily, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected within the same • compass from all other books, that were ever com' posed in any...
Full view - About this book

Self-improvement: Chiefly Addressed to the Young...

John Todd - Conduct of life - 1799 - 192 pages
...Scriptures contain, independently of a Divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected, within the same compass, from all other books that were ever composed in any age...
Full view - About this book

The Orthodox churchman's magazine; or, A Treasury of divine and ..., Volume 7

1804
...SCRIPTURES; AND I AM OF OPINION THAT THE SACRED VOLUME, INDEPENDENTLY OF ITS DIVINE ORIGIN, CONTAINS MORE TRUE SUBLIMITY, MORE EXQUISITE BEAUTY, MORE PURE...ELOQUENCE, THAN CAN BE COLLECTED FROM ALL OTHER BOOKS, IN WHATEVER AGE OR LANGUAGE THEY MAY HAVE" BEEN COMPOSED. Here the Inscription might perish, unless...
Full view - About this book

Mentor, Or, The Moral Conductor of Youth: From the Academy to Manhood ...

David Morrice - Moral education - 1801 - 286 pages
...Tracts, they contain, independently of a divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected within the same compass from all other books that were ever composed in any age,...
Full view - About this book

The Gospel Its Own Witness

Andrew Fuller - Deism - 1801 - 235 pages
...contains more fublimity and beauty, more " pure morality, more important hiftory, and finer " ftrains of poetry and eloquence, than can be " collected from all other books, in whatever age " or language they may have been compofed." The acknowledgments of ROUSSEAU, likewife,...
Full view - About this book

The Triumphs of Christianity Over Infidelity Displayed; Or, the Coming of ...

N. NISBETT - 1802
...Holy Scriptures, and am of opinion that this " Volume, independently of its divine origin, contains more true sublimity, ' more exquisite beauty, more...finer strains both of Poetry and Eloquence, than can bi collected from * all other books, in whatever age or language they may have been composed. * The...
Full view - About this book

The Orthodox churchman's magazine; or, A Treasury of divine and ..., Volume 4

1803
...true fublimity, more exquifite beauty, more pure morality, more im. portant hiftory, and finer drains both of poetry and eloquence, than can be collected from all other books, in whatever age or language they may have been compofed. " The two parts of which the Scriptures confift,...
Full view - About this book

The Beauties of the Evangelical Magazine, Volume 1

Theology - 1803
...origin, contains more fublimity and beauty, more pure morality, more important hiftory, and finer flrains of poetry and eloquence, than can be collected from all other books, in whatever age or language they may have been eompofed." VOL. I. Uu On the Importance of the Doctrines...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF