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Theophilus and others.

by Mary Mapes Dodge

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Published by Scribner, Armstrong in New York .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsPS1545.D2 T4
The Physical Object
Pagination247 p.
Number of Pages247
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Open LibraryOL6702699M
LC Control Number27012758

"THE BOOK OF ACTS" Letters To Theophilus () INTRODUCTION 1. The New Testament is a collection of 27 books a. Containing gospels, history, epistles, and prophecy b. Some written to people at large, others to individual Christians and churches 2. For as the soul in man is not seen, being invisible to men, but is perceived through the motion of the body, so God cannot indeed be seen by human eyes, but is beheld and perceived through His providence and works (Theophilus of Antioch. To Autolycus, Book 1, Chapters III-V. Translated by Marcus Dods, A.M. Excerpted from Ante-Nicene Fathers.

He is related to have died either in a.d. , or in a.d. ; some assigning him an episcopate of thirteen, and others of twenty-one, years. Theophilus is said by Eusebius, Jerome, and others, to have written several works against the heresies which prevailed in his .   Now, in his 77th year, he has another book, “Theophilus North,” which might conceivably equal the popularity of his second book and first best seller, now half a century old, “ of.

that were available. 2. Theophilus, who was possibly a patron or influential person. Luke had to take extra care to write a truthful account so as not to offend Theophilus. Luke probably meant for many others to read his letter. 3. No, it was a tiny, obscure part of the huge Roman Empire. 4. He does not follow a strict chronological order, he isFile Size: KB.   The name Theophilus means "lover of God," an appropriate title because the book of Luke is for anyone who loves God. According to A.A. Just's .


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Another theory about who Theophilus was is that he was the Jewish high priest named Theophilus ben Ananus.

Theophilus ben Ananus was high priest in Jerusalem in A.D. He was the son of Annas and the brother–in-law of Caiaphus. While less popular, this theory seems to be gaining popularity among some groups. Theophilus is the Person to whom Luke addresses the book of Luke and the Acts of the Apostles.

In fact, he is the only person mentioned in the scriptures to whom. The first account I wrote, Theophilus, concerned all that Jesus began both to do and to teach, Aramaic Bible in Plain English I wrote the former book, Oh Theophila, about all those things that our Lord Yeshua The Messiah began to do and to teach GOD'S WORD® Translation In my first book, Theophilus, I wrote about what Jesus began to do and teach.

Theophilos is the man for whom St. Luke wrote the Acts and in the book Theophilos becomes the adoptive father of Loukas; both physicians. What struck me about the book was the devotion and service of the followers of the Lord and their courage in persecution.

Michael O'Brien brings the life of the early Christians vividly to our inward sight/5(66). Acts NIV "1In my former book, Theophilus, I wrote about all that Jesus began to do and to teach 2until the day he was taken up to heaven, after giving instructions through the Holy Spirit to the apostles he had chosen." So how come it's not in the Bible In Acts it tells what the book spoke of, but I would like to read the actual book itself.

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Genre/Form: Fiction Juvenile works Juvenile fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dodge, Mary Mapes, Theophilus and others. New York. eBooklet Info: A packed and succinct ebooklet on why Christians should keep the Sabbath by showing clearly why they do evidence is overwhelming that God has not abandoned his statutes, laws, or commandments.

Jesus did not nail God’s perfect, loving, and beneficial instructions to and for mankind — to the cross — he nailed the penalty of sin to the cross: The wages of sin is death. THEOPHILUS the ŏf’ ə ləs (Θεόφιλος, G, friend of God or lover of God).The one to whom Luke addressed his gospel () and the Acts of the Apostles ().His identity is uncertain; it may be only conjectured from the literary conventions of the time and the purposes for which Luke-Acts was written.

Ambrose, the fourth-century church father, says it this way: “So the Gospel was written to Theophilus, that is, to him whom God loves. If you love God, it was written to you.”2 Luke is for all who love God, and it goes out in an effort to encourage others to be lovers of God.

Are you a generous person. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dodge, Mary Mapes, Theophilus and others. New York, C. Scribner's sons [] (OCoLC) Theophilus (the-oph'-i-lus) Literally, the name means "lover of God." Davis Bible Dictionary says it means "loved by God." Smith's Bible Dictionary, Harpers Bible Dictionary, and Holman Bible Dictionary give the meaning as "friend of God." 1.

The person to whom the books of Luke and Acts were written (Luke ; Acts ). However, his exact. Theophilus is a prominent lunar impact crater that lies between Sinus Asperitatis in the north and Mare Nectaris to the southeast.

It partially intrudes into the comparably sized crater Cyrillus to the southwest. To the east is the smaller crater Mädler and further to the south-southeast is Beaumont.

It was named after the 4th-century Coptic Pope Theophilus of nates: 11°24′S 26°24′E /. Chapter 1. Autolycus Not Yet Convinced. Theophilus to Autolycus, greeting: Seeing that writers are fond of composing a multitude of books for vainglory — some concerning gods, and wars, and chronology, and some, too, concerning useless legends, and other such labour in vain, in which you also have been used to employ yourself until now, and do not grudge to endure that toil; but though you.

Such is the praise due to Theophilus, in his opinion; and he cites especially his lost work against Marcion as “of no mean character.” Book iv. cap. Thus he with others met the “grievous wolves” foretold by St. Paul “night and day with tears,” three years continually (Acts xx.

29–31). THEOPHILUS OF ANTIOCH THEOPHILUS TO AUTOLYCUS. BOOK I. CHAP. IAUTOLYCUS AN IDOLATER AND SCORNER OF CHRISTIANS. A FLUENT tongue and an elegant style afford pleasure and such praise as vainglory delights in, to wretched men who have been corrupted in mind; the lover of truth does not give heed to ornamented speeches, but examines the real matter of the speech, what it.

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Brand new. Clean, bright, and tight. Ships with USPS tracking. In the first book, O Theophilus, I have dealt with all that Jesus began to do and teach until the day when he was taken up.

It is clear from this twofold reference to Theophilus and the reference back to the first book that Luke has intended to write a two-volume work for Theophilus. This page e-book includes a compilation of documented genealogy records, notes and brief biographies of THEOPHILUS GOODWIN descendants in Alabama and some other southern transcribed deeds, church minutes, cemetery records, end /5(2).

Chapter 1. Occasion of Writing This Book. When we had formerly some conversation, my very good friend Autolycus, and when you inquired who was my God, and for a little paid attention to my discourse, I made some explanations to you concerning my religion; and then having bid one another adieu, we went with much mutual friendliness each to his own house, although at first you had borne somewhat.

The Acts of the Apostles. —See Introduction as to the title thus given to the Book. (1) The former treatise. —Literally, word, or discourse; but the English of the text is, perhaps, a happier equivalent than either. The Greek term had been used by Xenophon (Anab. ii. 1; 1, 2) as St.

Luke uses it, of what we should call the several “Books” or portions of his Histories.and others of twenty-one, years. Theophilus is said by Eusebius, Jerome, and others, to have written several works against the heresies which prevailed in his day.

He himself refers in the following treatise (ii. 30) to another of his compositions. Commentaries on File Size: 2MB.How sad it is in many homes the Book that is worth more than gems is neglected and considered of little value.

Some people will never know the worth of a thing unless someone tells them. It was the same for Theophilus - Luke had to tell him the value of the historical authenticity of the Gospel.