If so, is there any logical way we can avoid the implication that God manipulated human history to cause the death of Jesus? Are we to think, then, that Satan was entirely absent from the original attempt build a civilization without God?
But, when the fulness of time drew near, that the Sun of righteousness, the Son of God should come into the world, whom God ordained to be a reconciliation through faith in his blood, not of the Jew only, but also of the Greek, yea, of all them that were scattered abroad; then lo, it pleased the Lord to stir up the spirit of a Greek Prince Greek for descent and language even of Ptolemy Philadelph King of Egypt, to procure the translating of the Book of God out of Hebrew into Greek.
In like manner, Ulfilas is reported by Paulus Diaconus and Isidor and before them by Sozomen to have translated the Scriptures into the Gothic tongue: In it, Constantine is made to speak in the Latin of the eighth century, and to address Bishop Sylvester as Prince of the Apostles, Vicar of Christ, and as having authority over the four great thrones, not yet set up, of Antioch, Alexandria, Jerusalem, and Constantinople.
It is with a sort of stupefied awe that we look back to the thirteenth century, and see in the foreground of the receding storm this Colossus, uprearing itself in the person of Innocent III.
It goes down to the depths and, by its omnipotent but noiseless energy, vivifies and regenerates society. John saith he did not in such sort as the Philosophers' did vanish away: This bread was also in the Ark of the Covenant, where God was present.
John Bishop of Sevil by Vasseus, to have turned them into Arabic, about the year of our Lord ; Bede by Cistertiensis, to have turned a great part of them into Saxon: Later, when Jesus appears to his disciples, he says to them, "Thus it is written, that the Messiah is to suffer and to rise from the dead on the third day, and that repentance and forgiveness of sins is to be proclaimed in his name to all nations, beginning from Jerusalem" Luke Does He forgive our sins, past present and future the moment we invite Jesus?
John describes, like Ezekiel taking a measuring rod to measure the temple: God's curse is not successfully defied. She had received a new impregnation from an alien principle, the same, in fact, from which had sprung the great systems that covered the earth before Christianity arose.
They want to exclude God from His own universe. In Second Maccabees 6: Nay, further, did not the same Sixtus ordain by an inviolable decree, and that with the counsel and consent of his Cardinals, that the Latin edition of the old and new Testament, which the Council of Trent would have to be authentic, is the same without controversy which he then set forth, being diligently corrected and printed in the Printing-house of Vatican?
This is why we see in Revelation not only the Church and Israel, but also Mary and then the saints in Zechariah standing with Christ on the Mount of Olives. Things get better by themselves. Thus, before the Empire of the West fell, the Bishop of Rome had established substantially his spiritual supremacy.
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Even the Gospel of John, which otherwise portrays Jesus as one who is in command of his own life and destiny in accord with divine purpose, includes a statement about his consternation at the thought of his own death, reminiscent of the synoptic account of Gethsemane.
When it comes to heavenly issues, always think in reverse of what the earthly carnal minds think; the ways of God are not the ways of man. No one has done so yet. It is the latter that confuses many since the context includes the entire frame of time from the inception of the church to Christ finally coming down to rule it.Below is the original essay prefixed to the King James Version in the edition ofin which the translators defend their version against criticisms they expected to be brought against it.
FIFTY YEARS AGO, when I was a boy of fifteen and helping to inhabit a Missourian village on the banks of the Mississippi, I had a friend whose society was very dear to me because I was forbidden by my mother to partake of it.
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