This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1866 Excerpt: ...shone into the mind of the pious and docile learner; and, when a pool or spring of water by the roadside suggested 52 Acts viii. 5-13. i in ...Read MoreThis historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1866 Excerpt: ...shone into the mind of the pious and docile learner; and, when a pool or spring of water by the roadside suggested 52 Acts viii. 5-13. i in the word simony, as applied to all traffic 63 Vers. 14-17. Not, however, by their in spiritual offices. M Acts viii. 25. own powers but by prayer, accompanied I 57 Candace is a title, like Pharaoh. to him the question, "What prevents my being baptized?"--Philip complied at once.69 The chariot is stopped. Both descend from it to the water; and both were returning to it after the act of baptism was performed, when the Spirit caught away Philip from the eyes of the eunuch, who went on his way rejoicing. How far he was instrumental in spreading the Gospel among his countrymen we know not; for our information of the planting of Christianity-in Abyssinia and Sennaar (the region about Meroe) dates only from the fourth century. But his story is most memorable as a leading example of individual conversion and as a lesson not to limit God's methods of working it. Meanwhile Philip went on his mission to the cities of the Philistine plain, from Azotus (Ashdod) where he was again first seen, through all the maritime region as far as Cassarea.60 At that city he seems to have fixed his abode; for we find him there, eighteen or nineteen years later, receiving Paul and his companions into his house, on their final journey to Jerusalem. He was still remembered as one "of the Seven," but was also distinguished by the title of " Evangelist;" and he had four daughters endowed with prophetic gifts.61 We are not without some indication of the date of these transactions. The eunuch was of course returning from one of the three great festivals, and which that was may perhaps be inferred from the fact that the Book ...Read Less
New. pp. 804. Pages 804 It is the reproduction of the original edition published long back(1890). Hardcover with sewing binding with glossy laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, professionally processed without changing its contents. We found this book important for the readers who want to know about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Print on Demand.
New. 804pp. This is reprint edition of the Original rare book published in the past(1890)It is Hard Bound, wrapped with Coloured Dust cover. There is no change in the text we have processed only the ground of the scanned images of the book so that it is more readable. These are old treasures which are not available in original so we are trying to put them back for the readers. The original book is very old due to which the text are Brocken but readable. We give extra discount on multiple copies orders. Print on Demand.
New. 707 pages. ReInk Books reprint from the 1866 edition. This paperback book is SEWN perfect bound, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. NO changes have been made to the original text. Each page is checked manually before printing. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in b/w. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was printed in multiple volumes than this reprint is of only a single volume. This book is printed on demand on acid-free paper. (Original publisher: Murray)
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