A Body Of Doctrinal Divinity, Book II,III and IV: A System Of Practical Truths

A Body Of Doctrinal Divinity, Book II,III and IV: A System Of Practical Truths


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ISBN-13: 9781544656441
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 03/17/2017
Pages: 212
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.45(d)

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This reproduction of Dr John Gill's Body of Doctrinal
Bierton Particular Baptists Pakistan is the first in Pakistan. This book tells of the formation of Bierton Particular Baptists, Pakistan, in 2016 along with the formation of Bierton Particular Baptists College where minister Anil Anwar and Anwar Shahid John of Rahim Yar Khan, were appointed as overseers for the work and their articles of religion and doctrinal foundation are those to the Bierton Particular Baptists, 1831. See Bierton Particular Baptists Pakistan: Our History https://www.createspace.com/6211942 and View the Wikipedia Entry for Bierton and view None Conformist Place of Worship.

John Gill (23 November 1697 - 14 October 1771) was an English Baptist pastor, biblical scholar, and theologian who held to a firm Calvinistic soteriology. Born in Kettering , Northamptonshire, he attended Kettering Grammar School where he mastered the Latin classics and learned Greek by age 11. He continued self-study in everything from logic to Hebrew, his love for the latter remaining throughout his life.
His first pastoral work was as an intern assisting John Davis at Higham Ferrers in 1718 at age 21. He became pastor at the Strict Baptists church at Goat Yard Chapel, Horselydown, Southwark in 1719. His pastorate lasted 51 years. In 1757 they moved to a Carter Lane, St. Olave's Street, Southwark. This Baptist church was once pastored by Benjamin Keach and would later become the New Park Street Chapel and then the Metropolitan Tabernacle.
In 1748, Gill was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Divinity by the University of Aberdeen. He was a profound scholar and a prolifc author. His most important works are:
• The Doctrine of the Trinity Stated and Vindicated London, 1731)
• The Cause of God and Truth (4 parts, 1725-8), a retort to Daniel Whitby's Five Points. • An Exposition of the New Testament (3 vols., 1746-8), which with his Exposition of the Old Testament (6 vols., 1748-63) forms his magnum opus
• A Collection of Sermons and Tracts• A Dissertation Concerning the Antiquity of the Hebrew Language, Letters, Vowel-Points, and Accents (1767)• A Body of Doctrinal Divinity (1767) • A Body of Practical Divinity (1770)
Gill also edited and re-published the works of Rev. Tobias Crisp, D.D. (1600-1643).

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