The Silence of God

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Kregel Publications, Jun 1, 1978 - Religion - 215 pages
The author gives a thoroughly scriptural answer to the issue of God's silence for nearly 2,000 years. Also available in Spanish!

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User Review  - Kitty - Christianbook.com

I struggled with this book, but still got so much out of it. It's a book I will read probably many times in order to understand some of the deeper ideas. It's definitely a learning experience and will expand your understanding as well as your faith. Read full review

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Contents

THE SILENT HEAVEN
1
THE MYSTERY REMAINS
11
HAVE MIRACLES CEASED?
19
EVIDENTIAL VALUE OF MIRACLES
33
A NEW DISPENSATION
48
CHRISTIANITY DISTINGUISHED
61
ANOTHER GREAT TRUTH
71
ATTACKS REBUFFED
84
APPENDICES
169
Note 2 page 45
171
Note 3 page 56
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Note 4 page 87
177
Note 5 page 109
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Note 6 page 118
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Note 7 page 123
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Note 8 page 131
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CHRISTIAN DOCTRINE
96
MYSTERY NOW MANIFESTED
106
SATANS INFLUENCE
117
GRACE AND JUDGMENT
132
THE REIGN OF GRACE
146
Note 9 page 144
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Note 10 page 153
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Note 11 page 160
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BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH
216
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Page 15 - And, behold, the angel of the Lord came upon him, and a light shined in the prison; and he smote Peter on the side and raised him up, saying, Arise up quickly. And his chains fell off from his hands.
Page 42 - And he said unto them, These are the words which I spake unto you, while I was yet with you, that all things must be fulfilled which were written in the law of Moses, and in the Prophets, and in the Psalms concerning me.
Page 5 - So I returned and considered all the oppressions that are done under the sun: and behold the tears of such as were oppressed, and they had no comforter; and on the side of their oppressors there was power; but they had no comforter.
Page 190 - Because that, when they knew God, they glorified him not as God, neither were thankful; but became vain in their imaginations, and their foolish heart was darkened, Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools. And changed the glory of the incorruptible God into an image made like to corruptible man, and to birds, and four-footed beasts, and creeping things.
Page 179 - And he said unto them, When I sent you without purse, and scrip, and shoes, lacked ye any thing? And they said, Nothing.
Page 154 - I have been in the deep ; in journeyings often, in perils of waters, in perils of robbers, in perils by mine own countrymen, in perils by the heathen, in perils in the city, in perils in the wilderness, in perils in the sea, in perils among false brethren ; in weariness and painfulness, in watchings often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings often, in cold and nakedness.
Page 102 - But a certain Samaritan, as he journeyed, came where he was ; and when he saw him he had compassion on him ; and went to him, and bound up his wounds, pouring in oil and wine, and set him on his own beast and brought him to an inn and took care of him.
Page 75 - Repent ye therefore and turn again, that your sins may be blotted out, that so there may come seasons of refreshing from the presence of the Lord...
Page 82 - But they mocked the messengers of God, and despised his words, and misused his prophets, until the wrath of the LORD arose against his people, till there was no remedy.

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