Tracts in controversy with Dr. Priestley upon the historical question of the belief of the first ages in our Lord's divinity. Originally published in the years 1783, 1784, and 1786. Afterwards revised and augmented with a large addition of notes and supplemental disquisitions. The third edition. To which is added an Appendix by the Rev Heneage Horsley.Prebendary of St Asaph and Late Student of Christ Church, Oxon

By: SAMUEL HORSLEY.

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xxviii, 613pp Original boards and arttached with coard binding Front board loose Spine worn and chipped Corners bumped Page edges heavily soiled and darkened with age Light ex library cancellation including ex library paper label on spine Some irregular damping / foxing

Samuel Horsley, Anglican Bishop successively of St. Davids, of Rochester, and of St. Asaph, 1733-1806. Contents: I. A charge to the clergy of the archdeaconry of St. Alban's, 1783 - II. Letters from the Archdeacon of St. Alban's in reply to Dr. Priestley, 1784 [17 letters: 3-4 replies to Priestley's 1st letter, 6-7 to 2nd, 10-13 to 3rd-6th, 14 to 8th, 15 to 7th] - III. A sermon on the Incarnation, preached in the parish church of St. Mary Newington, in Surrey, Dec. 25, 1785 IV. Remarks on Dr. Priestley's Second letters to the Archdeacon of St. Albans, with proofs of certain facts asserted by the Archdeacon, 1786 V. Supplemental disquisitions on certain points in Dr. Priestley's second and third letters to the Archdeacon of St. Alban's, 1. Polycarp's `coming in the flesh'; 2. Tertullian against Unitarians and use of word Idiota; 3. Irenaeus on Ebionites; 4. fathers on eternal origination of the Son; 5. Origen's want of veracity; 6. Jerome's orthodox Hebrew Christians Appendix by Heneage Horsley, drawing on Mosheim, against Priestley and Thomas Belsham

Title: Tracts in controversy with Dr. Priestley upon the historical question of the belief of the first ages in our Lord's divinity. Originally published in the years 1783, 1784, and 1786. Afterwards revised and augmented with a large addition of notes and supplemental disquisitions. The third edition. To which is added an Appendix by the Rev Heneage Horsley.Prebendary of St Asaph and Late Student of Christ Church, Oxon

Author: SAMUEL HORSLEY.

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