Excerpt from The Acts of the Apostles: In Greek and English, With Notes Hence the editor who desires to keep in close touch with his author must concern himself more with personal history than with dogmatic theology or ecclesiastical systems, must fix his eyes steadily on the living representatives of Christ, study the language and motives of the several speakers and actors on the scene, and compare them with the history of the period.
I have taken pains to verify and digest the large store of information for which I am indebted to many predecessors. I have also made an independent and thorough scrutiny for myself of the author's language, and endeavoured to illustrate it by the aid of other scriptures and any ancient authorities within my reach.
About the Publisher
Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com
This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.