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First pure, then peaceable Frederick Douglass, darkness, and the Epistle of James by Margaret P. Aymer

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Published by T & T Clark in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Douglass, Frederick, -- 1818-1895,
  • Bible. -- N.T. -- James III, 17 -- Criticism, interpretation, etc,
  • Bible -- Black interpretations,
  • Light and darkness in the Bible,
  • Slavery -- Biblical teaching,
  • Slavery -- United States -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [134]-142) and indexes.

StatementMargaret P. Aymer.
SeriesLibrary of New Testament studies -- 379, T & T Clark library of biblical studies
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS2785.6.L54 A94 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 148 p. ;
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23196051M
ISBN 100567033074
ISBN 109780567033079
LC Control Number2008274899

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But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, open to reason, full of mercy and good fruits, impartial and sincere. And a harvest of righteousness is sown in peace by those who mak. But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, open to reason, full of mercy and good fruits, impartial and sincere. And a harvest of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace. ESV: English Standard Version Version. Cancel. Bible Language English. James But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, open to reason, full of mercy and good fruits, impartial and sincere. Read verse in English Standard Version. But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, open to reason, full of mercy and good fruits, impartial and sincere.

First Pure, Then Peaceable: Frederick Douglass, Darkness and the Epistle of James () by Margaret P. Aymer Hear about sales, receive special offers & more. You can unsubscribe at any : “First Pure, Then Peaceable” (James 3) “But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable.” One of the most extraordinary perversions in the whole of Christadelphian exposition is the not uncommon use of James to justify agitation and strife in the pursuit of “purity”. James But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, willing to yield, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality and without hypocrisy. Read verse in New King James Version. About First Pure, Then Peaceable In , Continuum published the extensive collected papers from African Americans and the Bible, an interdisciplinary conference held at .