Critical and Exegetical Handbook to the Acts of the Apostles

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Funk & Wagnalls, 1883 - Bible - 512 pages

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OCLC: 803945
Related Subjects: Bible. -- N.T. -- Acts -- Commentaries.

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Page xii - Paulinae ; or the truth of the scripture history of St. Paul evinced, by a comparison of the epistles which bear his name, with the acts of the Apostles, and with one another.
Page 281 - I was stoned," in reference to the previous design of stoning St. Paul at Iconium. " Had the assault been completed, had the history related that a stone was thrown, as it relates that preparations were made both by Jews and Gentiles to stone Paul and his companions, or even had the account of this transaction stopped, without going on to inform us that Paul and his companions were ' aware of the danger and fled,' a contradiction between the history and the epistles would have ensued.
Page xxiv - Version (AD 1611), with an Explanatory and Critical Commentary, and a Revision of the Translation by Bishops and other Clergy of the Anglican Church.
Page 439 - They say that all souls are incorruptible, but that the souls of good men only are removed into other bodies, - but that the souls of bad men are subject to eternal punishment.
Page 425 - And they gave him audience unto this word, and then lifted up their voices, and said, Away with such a fellow from the earth : for it is not fit that he should live.
Page 89 - The Apostles, the first Christians in general, comprehended the grandeur of that occasion; it filled their circle of view, stood forth to their contemplations as the point of culminating interest in their own and the world's history; threw into comparative insignificance the present time, death, all intermediate events, and made them feel that the manifestation of Christ, with its consequences of indescribable moment to all true believers, was the grand object which they were to keep in view as the...
Page 381 - And if I by Beelzebub cast out devils, by whom do your children cast them out?

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