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Whereon to stand

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York, London .
Written in English


  • Catholic Church -- Doctrines

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Edition Notes

Statementby John Gilland Brunini; with an introduction by Francis Cardinal Spellman.
LC ClassificationsBX1754 .B745
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 302 p. ;
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6499547M
LC Control Number46007225

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Regardless, this book was a fascinating read. Long chapters of prose reflections and narrative are bookended by beautiful poetry. While the story inside the book is quasi-linear, the ideas bounce around quite a bit, carpet bombing the reader with Berrigan's convictions. This is not a biography, but it's not meant to be. This book moved me/5(10). Whereon (45 Occurrences) Mark And when they could not come nigh unto him for the crowd, they uncovered the roof where he was: and when they had broken it up, they let down the bed whereon the sick of the palsy lay. (ASV). Whereon to Stand [Daniel Berrigan] is 20% off every day at Berrigan offers a brilliant, poetic commentary on the Acts of the Apostles with the daring proposition that this New Testament book is left "unfinished," and that. IN PLAIN ENGLISH. CHAPTER 4 I wish somebody had warned Adam and Eve, the way St. John warned everybody about Satan in the Book of Revelation. Then maybe they could've been saved. Satan came to Earth to take revenge on them because he lost the war and was thrown into Hell. But he was feeling less sure of himself than when he began his mission.

Book IV. O For that warning voice, which he who saw Th' Apocalyps, Fell not, but stand unshak'n, from within Or from without, to all temptations arm'd. O fair foundation laid whereon to build Thir ruine! Hence I will excite thir minds With more desire to know, and to reject. Can it be death? And do they only stand By ignorance? Is that their happy state, The proof of their obedience and their faith? O fair foundation laid whereon to build Their ruin! hence I will excite their minds With more desire to know, and to reject Envious commands, invented with design To keep them low, whom knowledge might exalt. p. 2 p. 3. THE HISTORY OF CREATION--A. THE BOOK OF KNOWING THE EVOLUTIONS 1 OF RA, AND OF OVERTHROWING APEP. [These are] the; words which the god Neb-er-tcher spake after he had, come into being: "I am he who came into being in the form of the god Khepera, and I am the creator of that which came into being, that is to say, I am the creator of everything . Whereon do we stand? Definitions from Webster's American Dictionary of the English Language, For a complete Scripture study system, try SwordSearcher Bible Software, which includes the unabridged version of this dictionary.