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The necessity of holding fast the truth

Gilbert Tennent

The necessity of holding fast the truth

represented in three sermons on Rev. III. 3. Preached at New-York, April 1742. : With an appendix, relating to errors lately vented by some Moravians in those parts. : To which are added, a sermon on the priestly-office of Christ, and another, on the virtue of charity. : Together with a sermon of a Dutch divine on taking the little foxes; faithfully translated.

by Gilbert Tennent

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Published by Printed and sold by S. Kneeland and T. Green in Queen-Street, over against the prison. in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jesus Christ -- Person and offices.,
  • Moravians.,
  • Charity.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Gilbert Tennent, M.A. Minister of the Gospel at New-Brunswick, in New-Jersey. ; [Four lines from Jude]
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 5299., Early American imprints -- no. 4970.
    ContributionsTennent, Gilbert, 1703-1764., Hellenbroek, Abraham, 1658-1731.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[2], vi, 110, [2], 37, [3], 31, [1] p.
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14577055M

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    This classic work on education sets forth the unique and challenging idea that “the work of education and the work of redemption are one.” The ultimate goal of all learning should be to understand more about our Creator-Redeemer and to reflect that understanding in our personal lives. In her writings on this subject, Ellen White was concerned, not with details of curriculum or educational. God is truth. God defines truth, truth does not define God as though truth were an external standard imposed upon God’s nature. He is a God of truth, so that those who are His servants find Him faithful to His promises (Isaiah ; cf. Psalm ). He is the true God in contrast to false gods and idols (Jeremiah ; 1 Thessalonians ).


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Together with a sermon of a Dutch divine on taking the little. Get this from a library. The necessity of holding fast the truth: represented in three sermons on Rev. III. Preached at New-York, April With an appendix, relating to errors lately vented by some Moravians in those parts.: To which are added, a sermon on the priestly-office of Christ, and another, on the virtue of charity.

Being an Appendix to a Treatise on the Necessity of Holding Fast the Truth. By Gilbert Tennent, Some Account of the Principles of the Moravians: Chiefly Collected from Several Conversations with Count Zinzendorf; and from Some Sermons Preached by Him at Berlin, Being an Appendix to a Treatise on the Necessity of Holding Fast the Truth.

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