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Directions for the profitable reading of the Holy Scriptures

William Lowth

Directions for the profitable reading of the Holy Scriptures

Together with some observations for the confirming their divine authority, and illustrating the difficulties thereof. By William Lowth, ...

by William Lowth

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Published by printed for H. Clements in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1983. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 519, no. 12).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 519, no. 12.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[24],204p.
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17029629M

  The Imitation of Christ has enjoyed an unparalleled place in the world of books for more than five hundred years. different editions have been published over the centuries, and it has been translated into almost every language in the world.. Why is this little book so valued? The Imitation of Christ transcends its era and author, having become a testament that speaks to the perennial /5(56). Instruction» What is profitable for instruction 2 Timothy All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness; so that the man of God may be adequate, equipped for every good work.

Author of A Commentary Upon the Prophet Ezekiel, Directions for the Profitable Reading of the Holy Scriptures, and A Commentary Upon the Old and New Testaments, with the Apocrypha.   And it will be profitable often to review these. 3. Compare one Scripture with another, the more obscure with that which is more plain, 2 Pet. This is an excellent means to find out the sense of the Scriptures; and to this good use serve the marginal notes on Bibles.

Of course, Holy Scripture is paramount and is, par excellence, the main source of Holy Tradition and it is within the Divine Services that we come to understand these Scriptures. However, it is important for us first to remember that the writings of the Holy Fathers of the church are also part of the Holy Tradition.   Theonas of Alexandria (bishop ): Let no day pass by without reading some portion of the Sacred Scriptures, at such convenient hour as offers, and giving some space to meditation. And never cast off the habit of reading in the Holy Scriptures; for nothing feeds the soul and enriches the mind so well as those sacred studies do.


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Directions for Profitable Reading the Holy Scriptures. from Richard Baxter's "Christian Directory" Seeing the diversity of men's tempers and understandings is so exceedingly great, that it is impossible that anything should be pleasing and suitable to some, which shall not be disliked and quarreled with by others; and seeing in the Scriptures, that there are many things hard to be.

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This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. The Holy Scriptures, being what they are (namely, “a message from Jehovah”, “a golden epistle sent to us from God”, “our Magna Charta for heaven” and the stamp of God Himself), we should therefore see that it is our greatest “care to get some spiritual remuneration and.

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[William Lowth]. Free 2-day shipping. Buy Directions for the Profitable Reading of the Holy Scriptures at / Introduction – Directions for Profitable Reading Introduction – Directions for Profitable Reading It may seem strange to some persons, that I should give directions for the performance of an act so well understood as the perusal of a book; and especially the perusal.

Directions For Profitable Reading the Holy Scriptures By Richard Baxter1 eeing the diversity of men’s tempers and understandings is so exceedingly great, that it is im-possible that any thing should be pleasing and suitable to some, which shall not be disliked. ”Directions for the profitable Reading of the Holy Scriptures”: biblical criticism and clerical learning, c / Champion, Justin.

Biblical Criticism in Early Modern Europe. Tis the season for figuring out which Bible reading plan to use¹. But have you considered how to read the Bible.

Puritan Richard Baxter, in his encyclopedic Christian Directory, gives ten “Directions for Profitable Reading the Holy Scriptures.” I’ve modernized Baxter’s 17th century prose for the modern ear while attempting to be.

Without intending to disparage any portion of the Holy Scriptures, all of which were "given by inspiration of God, and are profitable for doctrine, for correction, for reproof, for instruction in righteousness," I may observe, that the parts which should be most frequently read, are the books of Job, Psalms, Proverbs, and Isaiah, in the Old.

With these remarks, I submit a few practical directions for the profitable reading and study of the Holy Scriptures. Read the Bible in your closet, or under circumstances which will secure you from interruption, either by the conversation of others, or the attractions of other objects.

Directions for Profitable Study of the Word of God. Buddicom. Acts He beguiled his journey by reading the prophet Isaiah, who testified so wondrously of Christ.

And Christ says, "Search the Scriptures," etc. Be not contented with cold, formal, occasional reading; but look into them, as he who is in search of a mine digs deeply. A commentary on the Holy Scriptures should be in every Christian house.

Activity Source: Around the Year with the Trapp Family by Maria Augusta Trapp, Pantheon Books Inc., New York, New York, With these remarks, I submit a few practical directions for the profitable reading and study of the Holy Scriptures.

Read the Bible in your closet, or under circumstances which will secure you from interruption, either by the conversation of others, or the attraction of other objects. Do not attempt to fill up little broken intervals of time.

Divine Profits Rebuke Communication Bible God, Revelation Of Instruction Profitable Things Sanctification, Nature And Basis Being A Perfect Christian Correction God, Will Of Awesome God The Holy Spirit, And Scripture Scripture, Purpose Of Being A Witness God Equipping For Good Works Inspiration Of The Holy Spirit, Nature Of Reading Faith, As A.

Directions for profitable reading of the Holy Scriptures; Directions for reading other books; Directions for right teaching of children and servants, so as is most likely to have success – [pdf, 12 pp.] General directions for prayer – [pdf, 31 pp.] Directions for families about the.

Directions for the right and profitable Reading of the Scriptures, Christian Union, or Suggestions for Promoting Brotherly Love among the various Denominations of Evangelical Protestants, The Sabbath-day Book, or Scriptural Meditations for every Lord's Day in the Year.

Chapter XVIII: Directions for the Holy Spending of the Lord's Day in Families. Chapter XIX: Directions for Profitable Hearing God's Word Preached. Chapter XX: Directions for Profitble Reading the Holy Scriptures. Chapter XXI: Directions for Reading Other Books. Chapter XXII: Directions for Right Teaching Children and Servants.Scripture and Scholarship in early modern England Contents Introduction Ariel Hessayon and Nicholas Keene 1 Og king of Bashan, Enoch and the Books of Enoch: extra-canonical texts and interpretations of Genesis Ariel Hessayon 2 The Genesis Narrative in the Circle of Robert Hooke and Francis Lodwick William Poole 3 Moral tales at the hearth: Jephthah¿s daughter in the seventeenth century.The Anxious Inquirer After Salvation Directed and Encouraged by John Angell James TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction – Directions for the profitable reading of the following treatise.

Chapter 1 – Deep solicitude about salvation reasonable and necessary. Chapter 2 – Religious impressions, and the unspeakable importance of retaining and.