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Bible view of slavery a discourse, delivered at the Jewish synagogue, "Bnai Jeshurum," New York, on the day of the national fast, Jan. 4, 1861 by Morris J. Raphall

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Published by Rudd & Carleton in New York .
Written in English



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  • Slavery -- United States -- Justification.,
  • Slavery in the Bible.,
  • Fast-day sermons.

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Statementby the Rev. M.J. Raphall.
LC ClassificationsE449 .R22
The Physical Object
Pagination41 p. ;
Number of Pages41
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6530742M
LC Control Number11011703

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Review of Bishop Hopkins' Bible view of slavery, Review of Bishop Hopkins' political pamphlet on slavery Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Contributor: African American Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) - Lundy, John P. (John Patterson) Date: The Bible is a big book and is important to keep an eye on the large narrative that is moving in the Scriptures. The Bible has as a beginning, an end, and a center-piece focused in Jesus Christ. All these have relevance to how to interpret the issue of slavery in the Bible. Consider the beginning. As shown by the following passages — adapted from Noel Rae’s new book The Great Stain, which uses firsthand accounts to tell the story of slavery in America — for some of them that Author: Noel Rae. Dr. Drisler ardently opposed slavery. In , he wrote a brilliant refutation of Episcopal Bishop John Henry Hopkins' book The Bible View of Slavery. The refutation relied completely on the Bible and displayed Dr. Drisler's wide range of scholarship.

Aug 22,  · If anything, the Bible made it easier for slavery's advocates than for its opponents. On the other hand, Robert E. Putnam and David E. Campbell suggest that while religion contributed greatly in the motivation of abolitionists, their adversaries would have promoted slavery with or without religion. Christian views on slavery are varied regionally, historically and spiritually. Slavery in various forms has been a part of the social environment for much of Christianity's . Bible View of Slavery (Classic Reprint) [John Henry Hopkins] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Excerpt from Bible View of Slavery I proceed, accordingly, to Author: John Henry Hopkins. As the Bible reveals to man what is sin, we need to examine what it has to say about slavery. The Bible and Slavery The Bible teaches that slavery, in one form or another (including spiritual, mental, and physical), is always the fruit of disobedience to God and His law/word.

slavery and the New Testament (Christian Scriptures) Jesus is recorded as mentioning slaves in one of his parables. It is important to realize that the term "servant girl" or "maid" in many English translations of the Bible, like the American Standard Version, Amplified Bible, Phillips New Testament, Revised Standard Version, etc. refer to slaves, not employees like a butler, cook, or maid. “The whole book of Revelation is the Bible has been used to spread a message of freedom in Christ. then it jumps to Joseph getting sold into slavery by his brothers and how that ends up. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Does the Bible condone slavery? Eventually, every thinking Christian must confront this question. For one thing, if you read your Bible on a regular basis, it is only a matter of time before you will run into passages that speak quite frankly of it, such as the laws in Exodus that govern slave-master relationships. The New Testament too has passages such as Ephesians “Bondservants, obey.