A review of the "Spiritual manifestations"

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G.P. Putnam, 1853 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 75 pages
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Page 62 - If any man think himself to be a prophet, or spiritual, let him acknowledge that the things that I write unto you are the commandments of the Lord.
Page 52 - And there was in their synagogue a man with an unclean spirit; and he cried out, saying, Let us alone ; what have we to do with thee, thou Jesus of Nazareth ? art thou come to destroy us ? I know thee who thou art, the Holy One of God.
Page 59 - The supreme Judge, by which all controversies of religion are to be determined, and all decrees of councils, opinions of ancient writers, doctrines of men, and private spirits, are to be examined, and in whose sentence we are to rest, can be no other but the Holy Spirit speaking in the Scripture.
Page 62 - But though we, or an angel from heaven, preach any other gospel unto you than that which we have preached unto you, let him be accursed. As we said before, so say I now again, If any man preach any other gospel unto you than that ye have received, let him be accursed.
Page 83 - THE BORROWER WILL BE CHARGED AN OVERDUE FEE IF THIS BOOK 18 NOT RETURNED TO THE LIBRARY ON OR BEFORE THE LAST DATE STAMPED BELOW. NON-RECEIPT OF OVERDUE NOTICES DOES NOT EXEMPT THE BORROWER FROM OVERDUE FEES. I...
Page 36 - She speaks to him, moves his furniture, touches his dress, his person, — all automatic action of some brain en rapport with that locality! She sings, plays the guitar or piano, takes a pencil and writes, and he sees the pencil in free space tracing his wife's autograph, — automatic still! She shows him a cloudy hand; nay, a luminous form, and smiles and speaks as when in life; that is, an optical illusion, or hallucination, or a particle exhaled from her body has impinged on his sensitive brain,...
Page 46 - These men are the servants of the most high God, which shew unto us the way of salvation. And this did she many days. But Paul, being grieved, turned and said to the spirit, I command thee in the name of Jesus Christ to come out of her.
Page 54 - Whatever physiological law accounts for odylic phenomena in all ages, •will in the end inevitably carry itself through the whole Bible, where it deals with the phenomena of soul and body as mutually related, acting and reacting. A large portion of the Bible, its prophecies, ecstasies, visions, trances, theophauies, and angelophanies, are more or less tinged with odylic characteristics.
Page 73 - ... looking for that blessed hope, even the glorious appearing of our great God and Saviour Jesus Christ...
Page 47 - ... Athenagoras, Theophilus of Alexandria, Tatian, Clemens Alexandrinus, Origen, Eusebius, Athanasius, Chrysostom, Cyril Alexandrinus, and others of the Greek fathers ; and by Minucius Felix, Cyprian, Tertullian, Lactantius, Maternus-Firnicius, Jerome, Augustine, and others of the Latin. Thus, Augustine writes, "They [the spirits] for the most part foretell what they are about to perform ; for often they receive power to send diseases by vitiating the atmosphere. Sometimes they predict what they...

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