The last words and dying testimonies of the Scots worthies

containing the Cloud of witnesses ... being the last speeches and testimonies of those who suffered for the truth in Scotland since the year 1680 ; and Naphtali, or the wrestlings of the Church of Scotland for the kingdom of Christ ; together with other testimonies and other valuable historical documents. ; The whole accompanied with historical notices and observations, expalanatory and corrective

Publisher: W. R. M"Phun in Glasgow

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Other titlesA Cloud of witnesses., Naphtali.
Statementby a clergyman ; and enriched with a preface by William M"Gavin
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 562 p. ;
Number of Pages562
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Excerpt from The Scots Worthies Again, with regard to our present circumstances, there needs little more to prove the necessity of this present collection, than to show how many degrees we have descended from the worthy deeds or merit of our renowned forefathers, by running a parallel betwixt their contendings and attainments, and our present national defec tions and backsliding courses/5(13).

Illustrated biographical writings about prominent Scots including James Stuart, John Knox, Robert Bruce and John Livingstone. With thirty engraved plates with portraits and illustrations. Including many additional notes, and lives of eminent worthies not contained in the original collection.

The Scots Worthies ; their lives and testimonies, including many additional notes, and lives of eminent Worthies not contained in the original collection. Edited by J.A. Wylie, assisted by James Anderson, with an introductory sketch of the history of the period by the editor Item Preview.

Full text of "The Scots worthies (embracing [part of] Naphtali [by sir J. Stewart and J " See other formats. Book Description. John Howie of Lochgoin, author of the classic work The Scots Worthies, lived all his days in relative obscurity in Ayrshire in the southwest of Scotland which, in earlier times, had been the scene of many notable events in the history of the g the benefit of formal higher education, he was nevertheless well-read and deeply educated in the history of his.

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: The Scots Worthies: Their Lives and Testimonies. Including many additional notes, and lives of eminent worthies not contained in the original collection, with an introductory sketch of the history of the period: VG large-format HB in blue/gilt cloth boards, half-bound in black leather.

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Dying Testimonies of Saved and Unsaved Gathered From Authentic Sources A compilation of several hundred authentic accounts of the death-bed utterances of saints and sinners.

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Title: Dying Testimonies of Saved and Unsaved (pages ) Author: S. Shaw Created Date: 12/1/ AM. Biographia Scoticana: OR, A BRIEF HISTORICAL ACCOUNT OF THE LIVES, CHARACTERS, and MEMORABLE TRANSACTIONS of the most eminent SCOTS WORTHIES, Noblemen, Gentlemen, Ministers, and others: From Mr.

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The Scots Worthies Hardcover – Jan. 1 There is some difficulty from historical or geographic references, as well as odd words, that have no meaning to us today, so there are incidentals that are hard to follow, but the stories as a whole are quite readable.

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