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Commentary on Ezekiel-Volume 1

By Calvin, John

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Title: Commentary on Ezekiel-Volume 1  
Author: Calvin, John
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Language: English
Subject: Religion, Christianity, Literature
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Calvin, J. (n.d.). Commentary on Ezekiel-Volume 1. Retrieved from http://www.ebooklibrary.org/


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Excerpt
Excerpt: An Interest of no ordinary kind is excited in the mind of the Biblical Student by the mention of ?Calvin?s Lectures On Ezekiel.? The last Work which a great man leaves unfinished, because arrested by the hand of death, becomes at once an heirloom to posterity. After the lapse of nearly three hundred years, we read this affecting sentence with a tear and a sigh: ?When this last Lecture was completed, that most illustrious man John Calvin, who had previously been weakened by sickness, then became so much worse that he was compelled to lie on his couch, and could not proceed further in his explanation of Ezekiel: This is the reason why he stopped at the end of the twentieth chapter, and did not complete the work so happily begun.? Afflicted as Calvin was for the last few years of his life, the wonder is that he accomplished so much in preaching, lecturing, and dictating; and although we have still to mourn over so much unfinished, we are filled with astonishment at the labors he achieved. The vigor of his mind and the stores of his learning are amply displayed in his Commentary On Ezekiel. And that the modern reader may enter fully into those valuable explanations of the text which he will find in the ensuing pages, it will be desirable to furnish him with a slight sketch of the times in which this Prophet lived. We shall then add such critical remarks as may illustrate our Author?s exposition of the Sacred Text...

Table of Contents
Table of Contents About This Book. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. ii Commentary on Ezekiel 1-12. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 1 Translator's Preface. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 2 Beza's Dedication. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 18 To the Reader. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 23 Chapter 1. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 25 Lecture first. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 25 Ezekiel 1:1-2. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 25 Ezekiel 1:3. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 29 Prayer Lecture 1. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 31 Lecture second. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 31 Ezekiel 1:4. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 31 Ezekiel 1:5. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 35 Ezekiel 1:6. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 35 Ezekiel 1:7. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 36 Ezekiel 1:8. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 36 Ezekiel 1:9. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 37 Prayer Lecture 2. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 38 Lecture third. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 38 Ezekiel 1:10. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 38 Ezekiel 1:11. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 39 Ezekiel 1:12. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 40 Ezekiel 1:13. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 41 Ezekiel 1:14. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 43 Ezekiel 1:15. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 43 Ezekiel 1:16. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 44 Prayer Lecture 3. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 45 Lecture fourth. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 45 Ezekiel 1:17. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 46 Ezekiel 1:18. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 46 Ezekiel 1:19. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 47 Ezekiel 1:20. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 47 Ezekiel 1:21. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 48 Ezekiel 1:22. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 49 Ezekiel 1:23. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 50


 

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