Anonymous (Francis Sitwell).
Title THE PURPOSE OF GOD IN CREATION AND REDEMPTION: And The Successive Steps For Manifesting The Same In And By The Church.
Binding Hard Cover
Publisher Thomas Laurie [Edinburgh]. 1866.
Seller ID 12-0053
2nd edition. [1-vii], viii-x, [xi], xii-xvi, , 2-368, blank. sm8vo. 1/2 black leather over black boards.Gilt-lettered burgundy paper label & raised bands on spine. Olive green endpapers. Francis Sitwell (1787-1864) was the Apostle for Spain & Portugalof the Catholic Apostolic Church, i.e. one of 12 new apostles of that church. Includes a history of the Christian Church (as seen by CAC), earlyPentecostal Gifts such as speaking in tongues & prophecy, the role of Edward Irving in the church's doctrine, the doctrines of the Anti-Christ, Millennialism, 2nd Coming, restoration of Israel, Dispensationalism, etc. The date of the 1st edition of this book is unknown. Good, i.e obvious signsof use with defects limited to scuffed leather, light spotting on both covers, 1 of 2 paper labels on the spine missing (see scan), spine extremes & corners rubbed, scattered foxing on some pages, & a period prior owner's name in ink on title page.
Millennialism, Dispensationalism, Catholic Apostolic