The Story of our English Bible: Its Preservation - Its Compilation - Its Inspiration - Its Translation

Irving Risch
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 We are exceedingly thankful to the Lord that a large edition of our "Story" has been disposed of, and that two further impressions have been called for. We regard this continued interest in the Holy Scriptures as a hopeful sign. The history of the Bible, which is briefly told in those pages, is one of thrilling interest, and we are right glad to know from many that the book has proved a real help.

We will be I thankful if friends at home and abroad would kindly do their utmost in making the "Story of our English Bible" known to Christians, and to Christian workers in every sphere of labour.

Once again, we commend the book to the God of all grace, in the fervent hope that He may grant a largely increased circulation.

Your Servant for Christ's sake, Walter Scott.

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Irving Risch
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Apr 10, 2015
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 Principal Subjects.

1. Title and Character of the Book,
The Divine Salutation
The Glorious Vision of Christ,
The Seven Churches,
Threefold Division of the Book,

2. Addresses to the Seven Churches,
Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamos, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia, Laodicea.
Satan’s Throne and Dwelling
Balaamism and Nicolaitanism,

3. Rewards to the Overcomer.
The Seven Spirits and the Seven Stars,
The Coming Hour of Trial,
Christ Stands, Knocks, and Speaks,

Third Division of the Apocalypse,

4. The Throne of the Eternal,
Royal Authority of the Redeemed,
The Living Creatures and their Worship,

5. The Throne and the Slain Lamb,
The Seven-Sealed Book,
The Intelligent Universe in Praise to God,

6. Opening of the First Six Seals,
First — Sixth, (Seventh.)

7. Parenthetic Visions of Grace,
Three Companies of Millennial Saints,
Great Tribulation,

8. The First Four Trumpets,
First — Fourth, (Fifth, Sixth.)

9. The Fifth and Sixth Trumpets,
The Fallen Star or Personal Antichrist,
The Number of the Avenging Hosts,

10. Descent of the Strong Angel — The Little Opened Book,
Solemn Oath of the Angel,
Recommencement of John’s Prophetic Ministry,

11. Jewish Testimony and the Seventh Trumpet,
Jerusalem Trodden Down
The World Kingdom of our Lord,

12. Events as God Views Them,
The Woman and the Man-Child,
Satan — His Names and Work,

13. The Two Beasts,
Revival of the Roman Empire,
The Number of the Beast, 666,

14. Sevenfold Intervention in Grace and Judgment,
(1) Jewish Remnant Spared, (2) The Everlasting Gospel, (3) Fall of Babylon, (4) Worshippers of the Beast, (5) The Blessed Dead, (6) Harvest of the Earth, (7) The Vine of the Earth.

15. The Seven Vials, or Bowls of Wrath,
The Victorious Martyred Company of Judah,
Ministers of God’s Wrath equipped for Judgment,

16. The Seven Vials, etc. (Continued),
First — Seventh.

17. Babylon and the Beast,
The Great Harlot Described,

18. The Fall of Babylon.
Lamentation on Earth,
Triumph in Heaven,

19. The Marriage of the Lamb,
The Judgment of the Rebellious Nations,
The Conqueror and His Victorious Army,

20. The Millennium, and the Judgment of the Dead,
The Reign with Christ,
The Last Human Confederacy,
Satan Cast into the Lake of Fire,

21. The Eternal State, and the Bride in Governmental and Millennial Splendour,
A New Heaven and a New Earth,
The City and its Glories,

22. Concluding Vision and Testimonies,
The River and Tree of Life,
“Surely I come quickly,”

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