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Fleetwood, John

Works: 174 works in 727 publications in 1 language and 3,859 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Prayers  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: AC4, 232.9
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The life of Our Blessed Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ: and the lives and sufferings of His holy apostles and evangelists by John Fleetwood ( Book )
26 editions published between 1861 and 1889 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new and complete history of the Holy Bible, from the creation of the world, to the incarnation of our blessed Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ Containing a clear and concise account of every memorable event, during a period of above four thousand years ; particularly, the creation of the world, the formation, and fall of man, the universal deluge, the building of babel, the call of Abraham, the travels of the Israelites, the nature of the mosaic institution, and the predictions of the prophets, concerning the coming, and offices of the Messiah. Together, with an authentic narrative of the lives and transactions of the most eminent patriarchs, prophets, and other servants of God, who were distinguished by divine grace, and made instrumental in the display of divine wisdom ; such as Noah, Abraham, Isaac, Joseph, Moses, Joshua, Samuel, David, Solomon, Job, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, Daniel, Jonah, &c. &c. Illustrated with such notes as are essentially necessary to explain obscure texts ; rectify former mis-translations, and by reducing to the standard of truth, reconcile passages which appear contrary to each other. Sincerely designed to root out deism and infidelity, and advance the cause of true religion, by enabling Christians of the lowest degree, as well as the most learned, to understand the authenticity and connection of the Old and New Testament, on which their everlasting happiness depends. By the Reverend John Fleetwood, D.D. author of the life of our blessed saviour by John Fleetwood ( )
6 editions published between 1766 and 1769 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the Holy Bible ... By the Rev. John Fleetwood by John Fleetwood ( Book )
15 editions published between 1799 and 2005 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new and complete history of the Holy Bible from the creation of the world, to the incarnation of our Blessed Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ; ... By the Reverend John Fleetwood by John Fleetwood ( Book )
11 editions published between 1769 and 2005 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The christian's dictionary or, sure guide to divine knowledge. Containing a full and familiar explanation of all the remarkable words made use of, in the Holy Scriptures, And In the Writings of the most eminent and pious Divines, whether ancient or modern. Wherein All the various Terms, Phrases, Titles, and Allusions, are traced from their Originals: The several Acceptations in which they are held, are clearly pointed out, in such a Manner as will enable the serious Christian to give an Account of the Faith that is in him, and render him Wise unto Salvation. In Every Part Of This Body Of Divinity, Great care has been taken to apply the subject matter to the Faith, Experience, And Duty Of Every Sincere Believer In The Doctrines Of The Gospel. The Whole being a Work calculated to promote the interests of Religion and Virtue, by conveying Knowledge with Simplicity, even to the most ignorant, rectifying the Errors that too many are apt to run into, and representing real Religion in its Native Colours, as taught in the Sacred Volume of Inspiration. To which is added, a brief explication of all the proper names found in sacred scripture, Including The Senses Wherein They Were Used BY The Ancient Jews: Every one of them being significant of some remarkable Transaction, or providential Event. B the Reverend John Fleetwood, D.D. Author of the Life of Our blessed Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, &c. Published by the King's Authority. Illustrated and adorned with Thirty curious and emblematical Engravings, executed, from the Original Drawings of the celebrated Wale, by the most eminent English Artists, particularly Grignion, Walker, Taylor, and Rennoldson by John Fleetwood ( )
2 editions published in 1775 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The new and complete life of our blessed Lord and saviour, Jesus Christ that great example, as well as saviour of mankind. Containing a More Complete, Authentic, Ample, Accurate, Instructive, Universal, and Full Account (freed from Popish Superstition, and other Errors) than was ever before Published, of all the Real Facts, relating to the Exemplary Life, Meritorious Sufferings, and Triumphant Death of Our Glorious Redeemer, Who took upon himself our Sinful Nature, Was Crucified for our Sins, Rose Again for our Justification, Ascended into Heaven, and now Sitteth at the Right-Hand of God, making Intercession for Us ; Particularly his Incarnation, Nativity, Genealogy, Baptism, Preservation, Circumcision, Presentation, Early Transactions, Divine Mission, Fasting, Ministry, Temptation, Doctrines, Calling and Appointment of the Apostles, Miracles, Parables, Travels, Humility, Charity, Patience, Meekness, Sufferings, Transfiguration, Passion, Institution of the Sacraments ; Crucifixion, Burial, Resurrection, Appearance, and Ascension, &c. &c. &c. To which is Added, A New, Complete, and Authentic History of the Lives, Transactions, Sufferings, and Deaths, of his Holy Apostles, Evangelists, Disciples, And other Eminent Persons and Primitive Christians, who first Propagated the Christian Religion, and to cruel Persecutors laid down their Lives in the Glorious Cause of Jesus Christ ; particularly St. Matthew, St. Mark, St. Luke, St. John, St. Peter, St. Paul, St. Andrew, St. James the Great, St. Philip, St. Bartholomew, St. Thomas, St. James the Less, St. Simon, St. Jude, St. Matthias, St. Barnabas, St. Stephen, Timothy, Silas, Mary Magdalene, Mary Sister of Lazarus, Mary of Cleophas, Mary of Salome, Trophimus, Tychicus, Tertius, Linus, Onesiphorus, Stephanus, Phebe, Sosipater, Clement, Ananias, Nicolas, Nicodemus, Joseph, Philemon, Priscilla, Titus, &c. Also, A New, Useful, and Interesting Account of the Life of the Messiah's great Forerunner John the Baptist ; And likewise the Life of the Blessed Virgin Mary: Together with A Faithful Account of the Successors of the Apostles, for Three Hundred Years after the Crucifixion, in the five great Apostolical Churches. Comprehending, The Whole Doctrine of Christianity, the Evidences fairly stated upon which it is founded, and the Manner of its Establishment in different Parts of the World. - Including a Complete Defence of Christianity, containing Plain and Satisfactory Answers to all the Objections made against our Holy Religion, by Jews, Turks, Atheists, Deists, Infidels, and Free-Thinkers of the present Age, who are a Disgrace to Human Nature, and strive to level Mankind with the Brute Creation ; whereby the Religion of the great Redeemer of Mankind is proved to be Genuine and truly Divine. The Whole Interspersed with Practical Improvements, and Useful Remarks, Familiarly Adapted to every Capacity, and designed to Promote, in every Christian, the necessary Practice of Faith and Repentance, as the only appointed Means whereby God can be Reconciled with Man. This Complete Work being the Result of long Study and Experience, and not a hasty Performance, has been regularly digested and collected, not only from the Evangelists, Epistles, &c. but also from Josephus, the most judicious Ecclesiastical Historians, and other Books as well as Manuscripts (ancient and modern) of Undoubted Authority. It will therefore comprise a great Variety of the most Important, Valuable, and Curious Matter relating to the Life and Death of our Blessed Saviour and his Apostles, &c. not to be found in any other Work of the Kind whatever. By Paul Wright, D.D. Vicar of Oakley, &c. in Essex, late of Pembroke-Hall, Cambridge ; And Author of the Christian's New and Complete British Family Bible ; -of the New and Complete Edition of Fox's Original Book of Martyrs ; -And of The New Edition of the Whole Book of Common Prayer, with Notes, and other necessary Illustrations ; -All of which respective Works are universally approved of in every Respect, by the Public in general, who have perused the Numbers already published. Embellished with the most elegant, valuable, and numerous set of large copper-plate prints ever published in a work of this kind ; finely engraved from the original Drawings of Hamilton, Chalmers, West, Samuel Wale, Esq. &c. by those ingenious and celebrated Artists, Messrs. Pollard, Rennoldson, Taylor, Tookey, Smith, Page, Granger, Morris, Royce, Golder, Collier, Parker, and Other Eminent Masters by John Fleetwood ( )
2 editions published in 1790 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, from His incarnation to His ascension into heaven by John Fleetwood ( Book )
12 editions published between 1855 and 1872 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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