A Discourse of our Blessed Saviour’s Passion
Scope and Content Note
This bound volume consists of one hundred and fifty-seven pages. It is handwritten in English with some Latin quotations. Biblical quotations are underlined and noted in the margins. The volume is organized into nineteen chapters, each of which elaborates on a trial of Christ. The overarching theme of the manuscript is the redemptive value of suffering to Christians. Each chapter concludes with a prayer. The author of this piece is unknown.
- circa 1750
Language of Materials
Materials in English and Latin.
Restrictions on Access
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.
Bound volume may not be photocopied due to preservation concerns.
0.1 cubic ft. (1 folder)
Contains one bound volume of 157 pages, with the overarching theme of the manuscript being the redemptive value of suffering to Christians.
Processed by Anne Graham, 2002.
- Prayers--Early works to 1800. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Suffering--Religious aspects--Christianity--Early works to 1800. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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- A Discourse of our Blessed Saviour’s Passion, circa 1750
- Pitts Theology Library, Emory University
- Date encoded: June 24, 2014
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