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  • Thomas Chalmers: The exercise of reason in matters of theology

    Thomas Chalmers: The exercise of reason in matters of theology

    After we have established Christianity to be an authentic message from God upon those historical grounds, on which the reason and experience of man entitle him to form his conclusions, nothing remains for us but an unconditional surrender of the mind to the subject of the message....

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  • We cannot fail to recognise Him…

    We cannot fail to recognise Him…

    ‘Woman, why weepest thou? Whom seekest thou?’ The hope, that she might now learn what she sought, gave wings to her words–intensity and pathos. If the supposed gardener had borne to another place the Sacred Body, she would take It away, if only she knew where It...

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  • Alexander Campbell’s Excellent Memory

    Alexander Campbell’s Excellent Memory

    The following is an interesting observation from Alexander Campbell’s Debate on the Evidences of Christianity (Bethany, VA: Alexander Campbell, 1829), pp. 248-49:         The great question, as Chalmer’s , I think, or some other very argumentative writer, states; the great question, on which the whole argument...

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  • William Adams: For men to act without motives is unnatural

    William Adams: For men to act without motives is unnatural

    For men to act without motives is as unnatural, as it is for a body to sink without weight—to act against the force of motives is as contrary to nature, as it is for a stone to ascend against the laws of gravity. Hear what this author...

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