The Age of Revelation, Or, The Age of Reason Shewn to be an Age of Infidelity. by Elias Boudinot. Publication date Topics divine, author. The Age of Revelation has 8 ratings and 1 review. Samuel said: Boudinot wrote this response to Thomas Paine’s Age of Reason disappointed Elias Boudinot. A PEOPLE WHO MEAN TO BE THEIR OWN GOVERNORS MUST. ARM THEMSELVES WITH THE POWER WHICH KNOWLEDGE GIVES. THE AGE OF.

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While many of his arguments have since been weakened by modern scholarship, many more still form a solid and convincing argument for his cause. Moses beheld the Lord in the burning bush. It was, at first, designed to be confined within the limits of a few sheets. They worship one only God, of whom they seem to entertain very just notions, although some mix with them, too great a reverence for the stars and planets, bordering on Sabaism.

He asserts “that infidelity does not consist in boudinoy or disbelieving; but in professing to believe, what he does not believe.

Refresh and try again. By this means churches were founded in the most famous cities then in the world, and men of all ranks, stations and characters, were brought by the force of these facts, to acknowledge the faith as it was in Jesus. Michael Berkompas added it Apr 24, Virgil’s Pollio is an unanswerable argument in favour of the same event. Timotheus concludes his account by affirming, that Orpheus in his book declared, that all things were made by one God-head in three names, and that this God is all things.

And the famous Picus, earl of Mirandola, whose honour and integrity are not candidly to be doubted, professed to have read about years ago some very ancient Jewish manuscripts, which he purchased of a Jew at a very high rate, and in which he found the mystery of the Trinity — the incarnation of the word — the divinity of the Messiah, and many articles of our faith.

The Age of Revelation: The Age of Reason Shewen to Be an Age of Infidelity

All the places round the image, were in the mean time filled with the noise of hautboys and tabors, to drown the poor infants’ crying. Diodorus Siculus bestows the highest encomiums on Hermes-trismegistus as the founder of all the Egyptian learning, and it is said that he received his name from his teaching the explicit doctrine of the Trinity. To Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi, that all these events should be accomplished before the destruction of the second Temple.


AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Abraham’s children, with their posterity, preserved this knowledge and worship, and instructed all the neighbouring nations in it, both by precept and example, till the coming of the Saviour. Is there not as strong faith required here, as in revealed religion?

The veneration for Abraham in those parts, proceeded from the great fame of hit piety, which was it is supposed there spread among them, by the [[ites]] in their dispersion all over the east, first on the Assyrian, and after the Babylonish captivity, Prideaux’s Connot. The Age of Revelation: Can it be possible, that any man in his senses, should suppose this way to God, is alike open to the wretch, who, destroying all the powers of nature in debauchery and wickedness, never mentions the name or attributes of the great, self-existing First Cause of all things, but to deny his being, or to blaspheme his sacred and venerable name; and to the devout and obedient soul, who, sensible of his own natural weakness and insufficiency, is continually casting himself at the feet of Divine Mercy, and humbly supplicating for grace to illumine his darkened understanding, and wisdom to direct his researches into the things of God?

Add to this, that most of the great leading facts they relate, are confirmed by profane [pagan] historians of good character, though known enemies to the Christian name; and then let it be asked, who can point out even equal human authority for thw ancient history, with which the elixs is acquainted.

Hereby these followers of the despised Nazarene, were scattered throughout the country, and finally forced among the Gentiles, whom they were taught of God, by a revelation of his will, to admit also to fellowship; the Jews as a nation having rejected the Messiah their king; and not till then did they turn to the Gentiles.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Finally, to omit other interesting particulars, that the duration of the Cali-Yug, or age immediately succeeding the great deluge, according to their own calculations, does not but by a few centuries, exceed the period asserted by Christian chronologers, to have elapsed since the deluge of Noah; and that the existing world is to be consumed by a general conflagration. The conclusion of our author’s observation, “that the way to God, is open to every man alike,” is equally unfounded, on his own principles and representation.


Of course, Jefferson was the primary author of the Kf of Independence which states emphatically that God is the Creator and the Judge qge the world.

Philo, one of their most learned men, as Dr. If these circumstances did not constitute the Apostles the most proper historians to record the life, actions and doctrines of their master, and do not operate as a strong confirmation of the facts they relate, I know not what human testimony, can amount to proof: ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

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Congressman for New Jersey. Please try again later. These doctrines must have greatly prevailed, by the addition of Jacob and his family to the inhabitants of Egypt. As noted in Rehnquist’s dissent, James Madison deserved much of the credit for the ideas expressed in the First Amendment’s Establishment Clause prohibiting establishment of religion and Free Exercise Clause requiring government to allow the free exercise of religion.

He preached eliws the Brahmins, the doctrines of meekness and benevolence.

The Age of Revelation: The Age of Reason Shewen to Be an Age of Infidelity by Elias Boudinot

The serpent symbolized the Son, or first divine emanation from the Supreme. It was the custom of all the Greeks, to sacrifice a man, before they went out to war. Elohim points out, that in this unity there is a plurality existing, in a manner of which we can at present have no clear conception, no more than we have of other parts of the mysterious economy of the invisible world.

In short, innumerable important facts, the causes of which, with their modes of operation, we cannot comprehend, being perfectly mysterious and unaccountable, are yet firmly believed; and, in the course of life, acted upon by us. On this ground the learned Pocock defends Galatinus, who quoted many testimonies from the ancient Jews, which cannot now be obtained. With these holy personages that compose the Trinity, he freely conversed during all the period that he remained in a state of innocence, while the refulgent glory of the Divine Schechinah, darting upon him its direct, but tempered rays, encircled with a flood of light, the enraptured protoplast, formed in the image and similitude of his Maker.