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" This is a false alarm. The writings of Moses do not fix the antiquity of the globe. If they fix anything at all, it is only the antiquity of the species. "
Sketch-book of Popular Geology - Page 214
by Hugh Miller - 1872 - 356 pages
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th]

1850
...that he was the first religious teacher in Scotland MEMOIRS OF DR. CHALMERS. who expressed his belief that the writings of Moses do not fix the antiquity of the globe, but that geology, in its tracings of cause and effect, in the strata and general structure of the earth,...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 82

1857
...authority as the Testimony of the Rocks. This interpretation concurs in Dr Chalmers's celebrated dictum, " that the writings of Moses do not fix the antiquity of the globe." It further agrees with him in prefixing the opening sentence of Genesis to the geologic periods ; but,...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 24

1850
...defended the science from the charge of infidelity brought against it — broadly laying down the rule, that " the writings of Moses do not fix the antiquity of the globe ; if they fix anything at all, it is only the antiquity of the species." Chemistry and geology were followed by the study of botany...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Thomas Chalmers, D.D. LL.D.

William Hanna, Thomas Chalmers - Chalmers, Thomas - 1849
...the Bible, and in all the animating prospects of immortality which it unfolds. This is a false alarm. The writings of Moses do not fix the antiquity of the globe. If tkey fix anything at all, it is only the antiquity of the species. It is not the interest of Christianity...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Thomas Chalmers, Volume 1

William Hanna - 1850
...the Bible, and in all the animating prospects of immortality which it unfolds. This is a false alarm. The writings of Moses do not fix the antiquity of the globe. If they fix anything at all, it is only the antiquity of the species. It is not the interest of Christianity to repress liberty...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Thomas Chalmers, Volume 1

William Hanna - Clergy - 1850 - 606 pages
...the Bible, and in all the animating prospects of immortality which it unfolds. This is a false alarm. The writings of Moses do not fix the antiquity of the globe. If they fix any thing at all, it is only the antiquity of the species. It is not the interest of Christianity to...
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The Eclectic Review

Samuel Greatheed, Daniel Parken, Theophilus Williams, Thomas Price, Josiah Conder, Jonathan Edwards Ryland, Edwin Paxton Hood - 1850
...tramtm-U of the time, and that he was the first religious teacher in Scotlam! who expressed his belief that the writings of Moses do not fix the antiquity of the globe, but that geology, in its tracings of cause and effect, in the strata and general structure of the earth,...
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The Original Secession Magazine, Volume 2

1850
...driven to it by any geological difficulties.' Dr Chalmers, in 1 804, announced it as his opinion ' that the writings of Moses do not fix the antiquity of the globe.' Dr Bnckland, Mr Sedgewick, Dr M'Culloch, eminent practical geologists, all of them, agree with him....
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The British and Foreign Evangelical Review and Quarterly Record of Christian ...

James Oswald Dykes, James Stuart Candlish, Hugh Sinclair Paterson, Joseph Samuel Exell - Theology - 1857
...directing attention to the bold and almost prophetlike statement of Dr Chalmers in the year 1804, " The writings of Moses do not fix the antiquity of the globe," In 181 4, Dr Chalmers produced a more elaborate scheme of reconciliation between the divine and the...
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The Two Records: The Mosaic and the Geological: A Lecture Delivered Before ...

Hugh Miller - Bible - 1854 - 46 pages
...and distinguished men, who all alike came early to the conclusion, with the lecturer of St. Andrews, that " the writings of Moses do not fix the antiquity of the globe." In 1814, ten years after the date of the St. Andrews' lectures, Dr. Chalmers produced his more elaborate...
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