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BROM THE SCRIPTURES OF TRUTH:
THREE SUFFICIENT ARGUMENTS:
THE OATH OF JEHOVAH; THE LOVE OF JEHOVAH ;
THE PRAYER OF FAITH.
THE MAIN OBJECTIONS REFUTED.
AND JUSTIFY HIS WAYS TO MAN.
TO VINDICATE THE CHARACTER OF ALMIGHTY GOD,
Enoch P. Kenrick.
And every Creature which is in Heaven, and on the Earth, and under
Revela. v. 13.
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"FINAL RESTORATION demonstrated from the Scriptures of Truth; by Three Sufficient Arguments: the Oath of Jehovah; the Love of Jehovah; the Prayer of Faith. Also, the Main Objections Refuted. Designed to vindicate the Character of Almighty God, and justify His ways to man. By Philo-Bereanus.
And every Creature which is Heaven, and on the Earth, and under the Earth, and such as art in the Sea-and all that are in them-heard I, saying. Blessing! and Honour and Glory! and Power? unto him that sitteth upon the Throne, and unto the LAMB;for ever and ever.”
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It will not, we hope, be deemed arrogant, to notify the reader, that in the following discussion, there is a prospect of some degree of originality; for the author has drawn his arguments, not from the words of men, but from the Words of God. He has consulted human authorities only for objections. To the Bible alone is he indebted for all the replies to objections, and for almost every proof.
The writer is so little versed in the systems of professed theologians, that he cannot be suspected of undue bias in favour of any hypothesis. It is proper to notice further, that he has no interest in disseminating one set of tenets in preference to another---that he is not of the clerical profession---and is not enlisted under any party, in church, in state, in literature, or in philosophy.
We have assumed, in this investigation, that the Scriptures are true in the letter---in other words, that the Bible is