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Lincoln and the Bible.

by Clarence Edward Noble Macartney

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Published by Abingdon-Cokesbury Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Religion.,
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Books and reading.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE457.2 .M15
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6043744M
    LC Control Number49000554
    OCLC/WorldCa2393269

    Reportedly after receiving another Bible, Lincoln wrote, "In regard to this Great Book, I have but to say, it is the best gift God has given to man. All the good the Saviour gave to the world was.   Obama used the Lincoln Bible while taking the oath four years ago -- the first time it had been used since the 16th president's inauguration in

    The most important book of by two great spiritual leaders about the crisis facing the priesthood and the nature of the Church and Christian discipleship. By Fr. Michael Gaitley Fr. Michael E. Gaitley, MIC, author of 33 Days to Morning Glory, one of the most popular Catholic books of the last decade, brings us his first new book in three years. The Book Video Feature. Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation, signed in at the height of the Civil War, represented a fundamental change in his thinking about freedom and began a process that ultimately brought an end to slavery in the United States.

    NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The Washington Post • The Philadelphia Inquirer • The Christian Science Monitor • St. Louis Post-Dispatch. NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER WINNER OF THE CHRISTOPHER AWARD Everyone wants to define the man who signed his name “A. Lincoln.” In his lifetime and ever since, friend and foe have taken it upon themselves to characterize Lincoln a/5. The Bible says somewhere that we are desperately selfish. I think we would have discovered that fact without the Bible. Debate at Alton, Illinois, on Octo (CWAL III) Judge Douglas ought to remember when he is endeavoring to force this policy upon the American people that while he is put up in that way a good many are not.


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Lincoln and the Bible by Clarence Edward Noble Macartney Download PDF EPUB FB2

ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND THE HOLY BIBLE. Abraham Lincoln was born in Hardin County, Kentucky, in a little log cabin on what was then known as “Nolin’s Creek”.

In this home was a book, the Holy Bible, that managed to mold his manners and his mind, made him a. out of 5 stars Lincoln's Use of the Bible.

Reviewed in the United States on February 9, Verified Purchase. If you are a lover of this president, this book fills out a little more of his character; who he was and how he came to be that way. His speeches are some of the greatest ever written.

Reading this book helps show why he was such /5(20). In a log cabin at Nolin’s Creek, Hardin County, Kentucky, the boy Abraham Lincoln breathed the first breath of life. Hope’s anchor hung on a slender string, if we are to measure by the child’s home surroundings. But his birthplace possessed a soul; for a home with a good book in it has a soul.

This book was the Bible/5(20). Abraham Lincoln wrote the following in his Reply to Loyal Colored People of Baltimore upon Presentation of a Bible: “In regard to this Great book, I have Lincoln and the Bible. book to say, it is the best gift God has given to man. All the good the Savior gave to the world was communicated through this book.

But for it we could not know right from wrong.5/5(13). A few months later, upon receiving another copy of the Bible as a gift, Lincoln wrote, "In regard to this Great Book, I have but to say, it is the best gift God has given to man.

All the good the Author: Caleb Parke. * An exquisite replica of the Lincoln Inaugural Bible, a 1,page, Oxford University Edition, with the inscription of William Thomas Carroll, clerk of the Supreme Court, attesting to the fact that this was the Bible used for the inauguration of Lincoln, complete with the /5(39).

With overcopies of previous editions published sincethe Procedure Handbook is considered by many to be the “Bible” of the arc welding industry. The hardbound book contains over pages of welding information techniques and procedures; photographs, drawings and charts.

There’s no question about the impact of the Bible on Lincoln’s personal and political life. Lincoln’s most famous writings contain biblical quotations or references, many from the Psalms and the Gospels.

Lincoln himself wrote: “In regard to this Great Book, I have but to. Lincoln and the Bible Hardcover – January 1, by Clarence E. Macartney (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — 3/5(1).

Abraham Lincoln, 16th U.S. president (–65), who preserved the Union during the American Civil War and brought about the emancipation of the slaves. Among American heroes, Lincoln continues to have a unique appeal for his fellow countrymen and also for people of other lands.

Learn more about Abraham Lincoln here. Lincoln donated 48 signed copies of the Emancipation Proclamation to raise funds for the hospital. Lincoln once wrote his thoughts about the Bible after receiving a different Bible as a gift. "In regard to this Great Book, I have but to say, it is the best gift God has given to man.

The religious views of Abraham Lincoln are a matter of interest among scholars and the n grew up in a highly religious Baptist family. He never joined any Church, and was a skeptic as a young man and sometimes ridiculed revivalists.

He frequently referred to God and had a deep knowledge of the Bible, often quoting n attended Protestant church services with his wife and.

The Bible, given to a friend of Lincoln’s after his death, has remained out of sight, passed along from one generation to another, unknown to the vast array of scholars who have studied his life.

“Take all that you can of this book upon reason, and the balance on faith, and you will live and die a happier man. (When a skeptic expressed surprise to see him reading a Bible)” ― Abraham Lincoln.

“A. Elmore demonstrates Lincoln’s skill as a wordsmith and shows in intricate and persuasive detail how his language in the Gettysburg Address closely reflected both the King James Bible and the Book of Common Prayer. Lincoln borrowed from these texts, refracted the words through his own experience and sense of rhythm, and produced the Cited by: 2.

The Gettysburg Address has biblical themes throughout from such books as 3 John and Psalm Lincoln later said: “In regard to this great book, I can only. Lincoln’s second inaugural address set a different tone than his first. At just over words, it included three direct quotes from the Bible—MatthewMatthewand Psalm —and focused on the horrors committed by both the Union and Confederacy and the emerging crisis of authority as both sides asked God for favor.

Abraham Lincoln - "The Bible is not my book nor Christianity my profession." Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend Bookmark this thread: This topic is archived. Home» Discuss» Archives» General Discussion (1/ thru 12/14/).

Reverend Miner was among the procession that escorted Lincoln’s body to Springfield, and he read from the Book of Job at the president’s funeral. The Bible even bears an inscription on its.

The last, and only other president since Lincoln, to use the Lincoln Bible was Obama, both in anda choice the 44th president said was meant to emphasize Lincoln’s call for. Lincoln and the Bible. New York, Abingdon-Cokesbury Press [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Clarence Edward Noble Macartney; Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana (Library of Congress).

A Bible that belonged to Abraham Lincoln in his last year of life was recently obtained by the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, the library announced J Lincoln's Gettysburg Address: Echoes of the Bible and Book of Common Prayer [A.

E. Elmore]. While it has long been determined that Abraham Lincoln’s writings were influenced by the King James Bible, until now no full-length study has shown the precis.