Excerpt From The Book Of Books A Study Of The BibleThe Modest Aim Of This Book Is That Of Setting Forth A Point Of View And The Writer Has Tried To Avoid The Appearance Of An Erudition Which He Cannot Claim Much Of His Matter, Especially For Chapters II And IX, Has Been Derived Of Necessity At Second Hand, Though Always, He Hopes, From Trustworthy Sources But He Has Endeavoured To Work As Far As Possible With No Book Except The Bible Before Him, And To Burden The Pages With Few References Except Those Indicating The Scriptural Passages Concerned For The Point Of View Which He Fain Would Bring Before The Reader Is That Of One Who, With Instincts Preponderatingly Traditional, Practical, And Devotional, Has Allowed The Leaven Of The New Learn Ing To Work In His Mind, Believing That There Is Much That Is True In It, And That All Truth Comes Down From The Father Of Lights His Endeavour Is, In Fact, To Show, With As Little Technicality As Possible, What The Bible, In Its Manifold Aspects, Looks Like To Day To One Who, For Many Years, Has Turned Over Its Pages, And Has, Never Lost, With Changing Times, His First Love And Reverence For Its Teachings.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.
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