The History of Christianity, Vol. 1 of 3: From the Birth of Christ to the Abolition of Paganism in the Roman Empire (Classic Reprint)

The History of Christianity Vol of From the Birth of Christ to the Abolition of Paganism in the Roman Empire Classic Reprint Excerpt from The History of Christianity Vol of From the Birth of Christ to the Abolition of Paganism in the Roman EmpireThis new edition of the History of Christianity has been revised throughou

  • Title: The History of Christianity, Vol. 1 of 3: From the Birth of Christ to the Abolition of Paganism in the Roman Empire (Classic Reprint)
  • Author: Henry Hart Milman
  • ISBN: 9781331206927
  • Page: 454
  • Format: Paperback
  • Excerpt from The History of Christianity, Vol 1 of 3 From the Birth of Christ to the Abolition of Paganism in the Roman EmpireThis new edition of the History of Christianity has been revised throughout A few passages have been added, chie y in the notes a few slightly enlarged In general, I have not found much, after a period of above twenty years, which I should wishExcerpt from The History of Christianity, Vol 1 of 3 From the Birth of Christ to the Abolition of Paganism in the Roman EmpireThis new edition of the History of Christianity has been revised throughout A few passages have been added, chie y in the notes a few slightly enlarged In general, I have not found much, after a period of above twenty years, which I should wish to retract or to modify.Some objection was raised, on the first publication of the, work, against the commencement of the His tory of Christianity with the Life of Christ I thought then, and still think, that life to be an integral and inseparable part of the History It appeared to me necessary to the completeness of the History to trace it to its primal origin to show that the Gospels, our only documentary authorities, offer a clear and distinct relation of that life, with no greater variation than might reasonably be expected from four separate and independent narratives, drawn up by different writers, at different times and places, and by one at least from a different point of view that this relation accords in every respect with all that we know of the events, circumstances, manners, usages, Opinions, of the age and country that its religious signification, and, in part, supernatural character, in no way con ict, but are, rather, in full and perfect harmony, with its simple truth and reality.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at forgottenbooksThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work Forgotten Books uses state of the art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

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  • Henry Hart Milman

    The Very Reverend Henry Hart Milman was an English historian and ecclesiastic.He was born in London, the third son of Sir Francis Milman, 1st Baronet, physician to King George III Educated at Eton and at Brasenose College, Oxford, his university career was brilliant He won the Newdigate prize with a poem on the Apollo Belvidere in 1812, was elected a fellow of Brasenose in 1814, and in 1816 won the English essay prize with his Comparative Estimate of Sculpture and Painting In 1816 he was ordained, and two years later became parish priest of St Mary s, Reading.In 1821 Milman was elected professor of poetry at Oxford and in 1827 he delivered the Bampton lectures on The character and conduct of the Apostles considered as an evidence of Christianity In 1835, Sir Robert Peel made him Rector of St Margaret s, Westminster, and Canon of Westminster, and in 1849 he became Dean of St Paul s.Milman was buried in St Paul s Cathedral.

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