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Lincoln"s use of the Bible

Samuel Trevena Jackson

Lincoln"s use of the Bible

by Samuel Trevena Jackson

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Published by R. West in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Literary art.,
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Religion.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the ed. published by Eaton & Mains, New York.

    Statementby S. Trevena Jackson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE457.2 .J14 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4546267M
    ISBN 100849213177
    LC Control Number77014077
    OCLC/WorldCa3274610

      Nancy could recite long passages of the Bible, speeches from Shakespeare, tales from Aesop's Fables, and haunting accounts of burning Protestants from Foxe's Book of Martyrs. She had also mastered favorite passages from the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, and these likely informed Abraham's earliest political sensibilities/5(7). LINCOLN'S USE OF THE BIBLE " The Bible is the king's best copy, the mag- istrate's best rule, the housewife's best guide, the servant's best directory, and the best com- panion of youth/* |N a log cabin at Nolin's Creek, Hardin County, Kentucky, the boy breathed the first breath of life* Hope's an- chor hung on a slender string, if we are to.

      While the Constitution requires presidents to take an oath of office, there is no rule requiring them to do so with their hands on a religious book, or any book at all. Most have used a family Bible.” A number of president-elects have opted to use the bible used by George Washington. In , John Quincy Adams was sworn in on a law book. Use search preferences If you have certain criteria you regularly use (such as a minimum price or sort preference), set your search preference on the adjoining tab and we'll automatically apply them when you use the advanced search. Save your searches Don't be discouraged if you don't immediately find the book you are looking for.

      Donald Trump, who was 9 when he received the Bible, has called it is his favorite book and referred to it on numerous occasions throughout his campaign. Trump, a Presbyterian, also showed off the Bible in a January video in which he thanked evangelical Christians for Author: Tarun Mittal.   The book is wonderfully readable, insightful, enlightening, and scholarly. Mr. Manfield's Lincoln is a complex character, tormented by battles with depression, who nevertheless comes to recognize that the way of true greatness for the nation Is found through submission to the God who rules the destinies of men and of nations/5(8).


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A pleasant and quick read yet does not give much evidence of Lincolns use of the Bible. This topic could be far more useful by making good use of scriptural quotes in Lincoln's public speeches or writing.

nonetheless an interesting quick read about lincoln's early life/5(20). Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Lincoln's Use of the Bible. [New York] at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

The book is an Oxford University Press printing of the King James Bible, Mr. Eusman said, and it is bound in burgundy velvet with metal trim. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Overview - “The Bible is the king’s best copy, the magistrate’s best rule, the housewife’s best guide, the servant’s best directory, and the best companion of youth.”In a log cabin at Nolin’s Creek, Hardin County, Kentucky, the boy breathed the first breath of life.

Hope’s anchor hung on a slender string, if we are to measure by the child’s home surroundings. The last, and only other president since Lincoln, to use the Lincoln Bible was Obama, both in anda choice the 44th president said was meant to emphasize Lincoln’s call for.

Lincoln's Use of the Bible | This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words.

This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. A few months later, upon receiving another copy of the Bible as a gift, Lincoln wrote, "In regard to this Great Book, I have but to say, it is the best gift God has given to man.

All the good the Author: Caleb Parke. The Paperback of the Lincoln's Use of the Bible by S. Trevena Jackson at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. This book of poems, prose, and essays written by John Jackson, is a collection of Pages: ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices.

We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $   Obama to Use Lincoln's Bible. In the center of the top cover is a shield of gold wash over white metal with the words "Holy Bible" chased into it.

The book is 15 cm long, 10 cm wide, and cm deep when closed. The 1,page Bible was published in by the Oxford University Press. Book from Project Gutenberg: Lincoln's Use of the Bible.

Claim: “For those who don’t believe Obama is a Muslim, the red book is the Quran.”False. Obama will be the first president since Lincoln to use the Bible, which was given to the Library of Congress by the widow of Robert Todd Lincoln.

“The Bible is not my book nor Christianity my profession. I could never give assent to the long, complicated statements of Christian dogma.” ― Abraham Lincoln, Speeches and Writings –   Why Obama Is Right to Use Abe's Bible.

After taking so many pages out of Lincoln's book, Obama has decided to use his Good : Isabel Wilkinson. Lincoln's Use of the Bible, S. Trevena Jackson’s Lincoln’s Use of the Bible, published inprovides key facts and anecdotes about Lincoln and the Great Book.

Read Lincoln's Use of the BibleAuthor: Houston Baptist University. The Bible was a foundationally important book to nearly all of the Founding Fathers—George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, Samuel Adams, Patrick Henry, John Jay, etc.

The greatest leaders in American history have been strong believers in the Bible and biblical morality. A Bible that belonged to Abraham Lincoln in his last year of life was recently obtained by the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, the Author: Marie Fazio.

Lincoln's Use of the Bible | This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible.

The burgundy velvet-bound book is part of the collections of the Library of Congress. President Barack Obama is sworn in on Jan. 20,using the bible that Abraham Lincoln used at. Inspired by Abraham Lincoln, President-elect Barack Obama has invoked the memory of the great emancipator throughout his political life.

And tomorrow, he will swear to .What was Lincoln's point when he says both sides "read the same Bible"? If you read the full text from Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address from which that quote has been picked, the meaning becomes clearer: One-eighth of the whole population were c.