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. Elpis Israel Being An Exposition of the Kingdom of God. With Reference to The Time of the End, and The Age To Come. BY JOHN THOMAS. Elpis Israel has 13 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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If we question the mountains and hills, the plains and valleys, the rivers, seas and oceans of the earth, and demand their origin, why they were created, their rocks, their strata, their fossils or deposits afford us no response.
Please Sign in or create an account. Joshua added it Apr 17, Last Updated Sunday, November 23, Its mind is not subject to His israeel neither indeed can it be. 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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Let us repudiate their dogmatisms; let us renounce their mysteries; and let us declare our independence of all human authority in matters of faith and practice extra the Word flpis God. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
CHAPTER 7 — The truth indicated — None but the believers of the truth can inherit the Kingdom of God — Abraham, “the Heir of the World ” — To inherit with him, men must believe what he believed; and become his children by adoption through Jesus Christ — The gospel and the things of the Kingdom one and the same — It was preached to Abraham, Israel, and the Gentiles by the Lord God, by Moses, by Jesus, and by the apostles — Gospel things susceptible of a threefold classification — The Keys of the Kingdom — Intrusted only to Peter — The Mystery of the Kingdom — The Fellowship of the Mystery — “Apostolic Succession” — Qualifications of an Apostle of Christ — Import of the phrase, “the end of the world ” — “The sign ” of its approach — The gospel preached to every creature by the Apostles — Modern missionaryism inadequate to the end proposed pages Let the example of the noble minded Bereans be ours.
All these make up the character of the world, “the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eye and the pride of life,” upon which is enstamped the seal of God’s eternal reprobation. Therefore the apostle says “Let no man deceive himself.
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Length of days is in her right hand; and in her left hand riches and honour. It is an intelligible mystery, and the only source of true wisdom; but which is practically repudiated by the Moderns.
Joey Moon marked it as to-read Aug 28, Lepis is indispensable; for there is no obtaining of this commodity except through the Scriptures of Truth. This orb of the starry heavens shines with a glory similar to that of its kindred spheres.
Skilled in the wisdom which comes from beneath, he is by nature ignorant of that which is “first pure, and then peaceable, gentle and easy to be entreated, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality and without hypocrisy.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. A very clear exposition of the core truths of the Bible. If then not even the preaching of an apostle was credited unaccompanied by Eplis investigation, is it not infinitely more incumbent on us that we should bring to a like test the opinions and precepts of the uninspired and fallible professional theologists of our day?
Let therefore every man that would eschew the wrath which is begun and who would become an heir of the Kingdom of God, save himself from the unholy, lifeless and effete denominations of these “latter days.
Ari Chand rated it it was ok Feb 24, Thus an intelligible mystery characterises the once hidden wisdom of God, and becomes the subject matter of an enlightened faith. An exposition of the kingdom of God with reference to the time of the end and the age issrael come.
CalebMyers rated it it was amazing Nov 06, Written Special Edition — Revised — For lepis Scripture given by inspiration of God is also profitable for teaching, for conviction, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: Thomas did not see, nor do the Christadelphians see, the book as inspired by God, more a deep and accurate study of The Bible.
Views Read Edit View history. When Chillingworth uttered the sentiment there was more truth in it than at this day; but now it is as far from the fact as that protestantism is the religion of Christ.
Elpks shall we say to these things? 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. CHAPTER 13 — The Sin-power in its war against the seed of the woman in the west, ierael by the Beasts and their Image — God will surely avenge his saints — The crimes for which the nations are to be judged stated — The geography of the “Lake of Fire ” where the judgment sits — The saints the executioners of the Little Horn — They are raised from political death for this purpose — Events connected with the resurrection — The three days and a half of their unburied state explained — Their ascension — End of years — Of the time of the Beast — Diagram — Of the years pages To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Ronnie Sanders rated it it was amazing May 01, The object before us then will be to present such a connected view of this truthful and wonderful Book as will open the reader’s eyes and enable him to understand it and expound it to others, that he may become a “workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the Word of Truth,” and be able intelligently to “contend for the faith,” and by “turning many to righteousness, to shine as the stars for ever and ever.