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The beauties of philanthropy, or, The moral likeness of God delineated, in miniature

Thomas Branagan

The beauties of philanthropy, or, The moral likeness of God delineated, in miniature

being an intellectual mirror for the dignified clergy, as well as the subordinate laiety : to which is added, The impartiality of Jehovah vindicated, or, A compendious view of the degradation and destruction of the most celebrated nations of antiquity, with an investigation relative to the cause of their downfall : also a comparative estimate of the similarity between their degeneracy, and the depravity of the inhabitants of Christendom : intended to prove that the same cause will produce the same effect, in modern, as it did in ancient times

by Thomas Branagan

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Published by Printed by Joseph Rakestraw in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Charity,
  • Theodicy

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe moral likeness of God delineated, in miniature
    Statementby Thomas Branagan
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 14577
    ContributionsBranagan, Thomas, b. 1774.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination368 p.
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15096589M

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