The Truth about Spiritualism

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A. C. McClurg, 1923 - Spiritualism - 211 pages
 

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Page 183 - And when they shall say unto you, Seek unto them that have familiar spirits, and unto wizards that peep, and that mutter: should not a people seek unto their God? "For the living to the dead? To the law and to the testimony: if they speak not according to this word, it is because there is no light in them.
Page 182 - There shall not be found among you any one that maketh his son or his daughter to pass through the fire, or that useth divination, or an observer of times, or an enchanter, or a witch, or a charmer, or a consulter with familiar spirits, or a wizard, or a necromancer.
Page 190 - These things have I written unto you that believe on the name of the Son of God ; that ye may know that ye have eternal life, and that ye may believe on the name of the Son of God.
Page 187 - So Saul died for his transgression which he committed against the LORD, even against the word of the LORD, which he kept not, and also for asking counsel of one that had a familiar spirit, to enquire of it ; 14 And enquired not of the LORD: therefore he slew him, and turned the kingdom unto David the son of •Jesse.
Page 189 - The thief cometh not, but for to steal and to kill and to destroy ; I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.
Page 189 - My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me: And I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand. My Father, which gave them me, is greater than all; and no man is able to pluck them out of my Father's hand.
Page 188 - When the promise of eternal happiness was proposed to mankind on condition of adopting the faith, and of observing the precepts, of the gospel, it is no wonder that so advantageous an offer should have been accepted by great numbers of every religion, of every rank, and of every province in the Roman empire.
Page 188 - I. The inflexible, and, if we may use the expression, the intolerant zeal of the Christians, derived, it is true, from the Jewish religion, but purified from the narrow and unsocial spirit which, instead of inviting, had deterred the Gentiles from embracing the law of Moses. II. The doctrine of a future life, improved by every additional circumstance which could give weight and efficacy to that important truth.
Page 189 - And this is the record, that God hath given to us eternal life, and this life is in his Son.
Page 108 - ... court plaster with a hole in its center. In such cases the message is written while the hand pinches the slate up under the table. There is a thimble used, sometimes, with holders attached containing colored crayons ; but it requires an expert to use it. Messages can be written on paper by the "court-plaster method" while holding the paper or card in the hand and waving it about.

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