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The Spirit of the Pilgrims, for the Year 1832. Volume V.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston:, Published by Peirce & Parker, No. 9 Cornhill.: 1832 1832

Item Number: 17477


"Volume I, No. 1, January 1828 (pp1-7) issue of this periodical explained the reason for a new magazine: ""It has for some time past appeared exceedingly desirable, that there should be Published in Boston a periodical work, in which that portion of the community, usually denominated orthodox, can easily and frequently express those view of truth and duty, which, after a full and fair examination, are judged to be of great importance. At present, although there are several respectable religious magazines in our country, none of them can be made to accomplish all the beneficial end... View more info

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The Spirit of the Pilgrims, for the Year 1833. Volume VI.

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston:, Published by William Peirce.: 1833 1833

Item Number: 17478


"Volume I, No. 1, January 1828 (pp1-7) issue of this periodical explained the reason for a new magazine: ""It has for some time past appeared exceedingly desirable, that there should be Published in Boston a periodical work, in which that portion of the community, usually denominated orthodox, can easily and frequently express those view of truth and duty, which, after a full and fair examination, are judged to be of great importance. At present, although there are several respectable religious magazines in our country, none of them can be made to accomplish all the beneficial end... View more info

Image for Theology Explained and Defended, in a Series of Sermons; by Timothy Dwight, S.T.D. L.L.D. Late President of Yale College.  With a Memoir of the Life of the Author.  In Four Volumes.  Fifth Edition.

Theology Explained and Defended, in a Series of Sermons; by Timothy Dwight, S.T.D. L.L.D. Late President of Yale College. With a Memoir of the Life of the Author. In Four Volumes. Fifth Edition.

By: DWIGHT, TIMOTHY.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York:, G. & C. Carvill, No. 108 Broadway. Stereotyped by A. Chandlee.: 1828

Edition: 5th Edition

Item Number: 17995


"When the younger Edwards died in 1801, the Rev. Timothy Dwight was reaching the culmination of his theological religious, and political influence, as the Congregational-Federalist President of Yale College, continuing the Edwardsean tradition. He found the college a hotbed of "infidelity," but made it a bastion of Congregational Calvinist orthodoxy and of the Federalist conservative political party. A complete exposition of his position is contained in his Theology; Explained and Defended... the memoir being by his son Sereno Edwards Dwight. The popularity of this collection is attested by... View more info