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The nationall covenant, or, A discourse on the covenant

The nationall covenant, or, A discourse on the covenant

wherein also the severall parts of the late protestation are proved to be grounded on religion and reason : with sundry motives and directions tending to further our keeping covenant with God : which may be of speciall use in these times

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Published by Printed by J. R. for Chr. Meredith ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Covenanters

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe nationall covenant, A discourse on the covenant
    Statementby Tho. Mocket ..
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 246:E.113, no. 3
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[12], 43 p
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15018983M

    Easily the greatest discourse on the subject in holy writ was penned by Nephi, the son of Lehi, nearly six hundred years earlier (see 2 Nephi 31). Why then would a second baptism be necessary? The text does not answer this question. It is obvious, however, that the old covenant, namely the law of . The sacred covenant of the sacrament with its attendant blessings, which we repeat as we consecrate the emblems of the broken body and the spilt blood of the Lord, has been especially revealed to the Latter-day Saints by the Lord himself, so that we have the very words of the covenant as they were formulated by our Redeemer, with its promised.

    The Book of Mormon counterpart makes it plain that these are the words of the Messiah spelling out the great doctrines of the kingdom or the conditions of the covenant. This stands as a classical illustration of the plain and precious things that have been taken from the Bible.   In this book Marshall Davis traces the history of church covenants and their roots in the biblical concept of covenant. Then he explores the most popular church covenant in use today, uncovering its roots in scriptural principles. He examines the covenant phrase by phrase, showing how this historical document addresses the most important issues 5/5(5).

    In fact, the word covenant appears 10 times just in 3 Nephi 20—more times than in any other chapter of the Book of Mormon—highlighting the covenant nature of this sermon. In essence, the Covenant People Discourse begins with a promise that when the prophecies of Isaiah are fulfilled, then Heavenly Father’s covenant with Israel will be. The Solemn League and Covenant was an agreement between the Scottish Covenanters and the leaders of the English Parliamentarians in during the First English Civil 17 August the Church of Scotland (the Kirk) accepted it and on 25 September so did the English Parliament and the Westminster Assembly.


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The National Covenant pledged those who swore it to defend the true religion against innovations, such as those that had recently been introduced, that were against the Bible, the teachings of the Reformers and the acts of Parliament listed – and which would lead to Roman Catholicism.

The nationall covenant, or, A discourse on the covenant wherein also the severall parts of the late protestation are proved to be grounded on religion and reason: with sundry motives and directions tending to further our keeping covenant with God: which may be of speciall use in these times / by Tho.

The National Covenant was composed of the King’s Confession (), additional statements by Alexander Henderson (a leader in the Church of Scotland), and an oath. The covenant reaffirmed Reformed faith and Presbyterian discipline and denounced the attempted changes, but it also urged loyalty to the king.

It was signed by many Scotsmen. The premise of "The Covenant" is an interesting one. Is America an actual heir to Israel's lost tribes - particularly Judah. Could it possibly be that our European ancestors were actually part of the original tribes of Israel.

Timothy Ballard's book attempts to link the lost tribe to the settling and establishment of the United States/5. Covenant & Conversation Book Series (4 Books) All Formats Kindle Edition prayer books (Machzorim).

His most recent work, Not in God's Name: Confronting Religious Violence was awarded a National Jewish Book Award in America and was a top ten Sunday Times bestseller in the UK.

Past works include: The Great Partnership: God, Science and. on covenant, irony, providence, and the stance of the prophet: thoughts in light of cathleen kaveny’s prophecy without contempt ted a. smith Professor of Preaching and Ethics, Emory University Prophecy without Contempt: Religious Discourse in the Public Square.

By Cathleen Kaveny. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, Pp. $ BOOK OF THE COVENANT (Heb. Sefer ha-Berit), name derived from Exodus ("And he took the book of the covenant, and read it aloud to the people. "), and usually taken to refer to the legal, moral, and cultic corpus of literature found in Exodus –This literary complex can be divided into four major units: Exodus –26, cultic ordinances; –, legal prescriptions.

The word “covenant” or its derivatives appear 26 times in the Book of Alma chapters dealing with Moroni (Alma 43–62), while they appear only three other times in the rest of the book.

“Covenant” appears seven times in Alma 46 and five times in A a frequency surpassed only by the Lord’s discourse in 3 Ne where the term. The Covenant is no exception. Michener's take on South Africa and its history is an honest attempt to give some perspective on one of the more complex histories that this history teacher has encountered.

The book starts out strong (my edition was the two-volume hardback). The first volume was vintage Michener, but the second one dragged/5. Kenneth Boa and Bruce Wilkinson appropriately call this book “Moses’ Upper Desert Discourse.” Deuteronomy is the account of this generation of Israelites embracing the covenant of God with their fathers as their own, of their entering into a covenant relationship with.

Covenant & Conversation (4 book series) Kindle Edition From Book 1: In this first volume of a five-volume collectionof parashat hashavua commentaries, Rabbi Sir Jonathan Sacks explores these intersections as they relate to universal concerns of freedom, love, responsibility, identity, and destiny.

The nationall covenant, or, A discourse on the covenant: wherein also the severall parts of the late protestation are proved to be grounded on religion and reason: with sundry motives and directions tending to further our keeping covenant with God: which may be of speciall use in these times.

In the ambitious and accessible new scholarly book Commonwealth and Covenant: Economics, Politics, and Theologies of Relationality (William B. Eerdmans Publishing, ), Marcia Pally creatively constructs a fresh new way of thinking about the ancient Hebrew conceptual framework of the covenant, the conceptual framework that the ancient Hebrew 4/4(2).

The nationall covenant. Or, A discourse on the covenant.: Wherein also the severall parts of the late protestation are proved to be grounded on religion and reason: with sundry motives and directions, tending to further our keeping covenant with God.

The nationall covenant. Or, A discourse on the covenant: Wherein also the severall parts of the late protestation are proved to be grounded on religion and reason: with sundry motives and directions, tending to further our keeping covenant with God.

Which may be of speciall use in these times. By Tho. The General Assembly of was composed of ardent Covenanters, and in the Covenant was adopted by the Scottish parliament, its subscription being made a requirement for all citizens.

Before this date, the Covenanters were usually referred to as Supplicants, but from about this time the former designation began to prevail. The Covenant Code, or Book of the Covenant, is the name given by academics to a text appearing in the Torah, at Exodus ; or, more strictly, the term Covenant Code may be applied to Exodus Biblically, the text is the second of the law codes given to Moses by God at Mount legal text provides a small but substantive proportion of the mitzvot within the Torah, and.

Other articles where Book of the Covenant is discussed: biblical literature: Legislation: The Covenant Code, or Book of the Covenant, presented in chapters 20–23, immediately following the Decalogue (Ten Commandments), opens with a short passage on ritual ordinances, followed by social and civil law applying to specific situations (case law), including the treatment of slaves, capital crimes.

The National Covenant and Solemn League & Covenant: with the acknowledgement of sins, and engagement to duties as they were renewed at Lesmahego, March 3.

with accommodation to the present times: together with an introduction touching national covenants, by way of analysis on the 29th chapter of Deuteronomy, the substance whereof, was delivered in a discourse to the people, on the. The Covenant of the Wild: Why Animals Chose Domestication Paperback elegant discourse is a persuasive counterweight to the pastoral delusions of sentimentalists intent on seeing but you get the idea.) Without the current compromise - a few wild herds in Yellowstone and other national parks, the rest in cow-like captivity - they would be Cited by:.

Oaths of allegiance were also described frequently as national covenants, and this book develops several key themes in relation to the Long Parliament and the National Covenant (explored in part one) and to the Solemn League and Covenant, – (part two).Author: Allan I.

Macinnes.This book studies the oaths and covenants taken during the late sixteenth to the late seventeenth century, a time of great religious and political upheaval, assessing their effect and importance.

From the reign of Mary I to the Exclusion crisis, Protestant writers argued that England was a nation in covenant with God and urged that the country should renew its contract with the Lord through Reviews: 1.The Covenant is a historical novel by American author James A.

Michener, published in The novel is set in South Africa, home to five distinct populations: Bantu (native Black tribes), Coloured (the result of generations of racial mixture between persons of European descent and the indigenous occupants of South Africa along with slaves brought in from Angola, Indonesia, India, Madagascar Author: James A.

Michener.