Christian Oratory: An Inquiry Into Its History During the First Five Centuries

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Macmillan and Company, 1859 - Church history - 219 pages
 

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Page viii - MA who composed the best Dissertation in the English language, on the Evidences in general, or on the Prophecies or Miracles in particular, or on any other particular argument, whether the same be direct or collateral proofs of the Christian religion, in order to evince its truth and excellence.
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