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Dods, Marcus 1834-1909

Overview
Works: 268 works in 1,263 publications in 1 language and 14,600 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Autobiographies  Commentaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Introductions  Records and correspondence  Biographies  Parables  Sermons 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Former owner, Creator, ed, Correspondent
Classifications: BR65.A6, 270.2092
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The city of God by Augustine( Book )

67 editions published between 1871 and 2015 in English and held by 2,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saint Augustine is often regardarded as the most influential Christian thinker after Saint Paul, and City of God is his materpiece, a cast synthesis of religious and secular knowledge. It began as a reply to the charge that Christian otherworldiness was causing the decline of the Roman Empire. Augustine produced a wealth of evidence to prove that paganism bore within itself the seeds of its own destruction. Then he proceeded to his larger theme, a cosmic interpretation of in terms of the struggle between good and evilL the City of God in conflict with the Earthly City or the City of the Devil. This, the first serious attempt at a philosophy of history, was to have incalculable influence in forming the Western mind on the relations of church and state, and on the Christianʹs place in the temporal order. -- Description from http://www.amazon.co.uk/ (Dec. 10, 2012)
How to Become Like Christ by Marcus Dods( )

6 editions published between 1897 and 2012 in English and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I suppose there is almost no one who would deny, if it were put to him, that the greatest possible attainment a man can make in this world is likeness to The Lord Jesus Christ. Certainly no one would deny that there is nothing but character that we can carry out of life with us, and that our prospect of good in any future life will certainly vary with the resemblance of our character to that of Jesus Christ, which is to rule the whole future. We all admit that; but almost every one of us offers to himself some apology for not being like Christ, and has scarcely any clear reality of aim of beco
The book of Genesis by Marcus Dods( Book )

66 editions published between 1888 and 2008 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The parables of our Lord by Marcus Dods( Book )

70 editions published between 1883 and 1971 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bible, its origin and nature; seven lectures delivered before Lake Forest College on the foundation of the late William Bross by Marcus Dods( Book )

21 editions published between 1905 and 1973 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confessions by Augustine( Book )

3 editions published between 1952 and 1990 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an English translation of Saint Augustine's "Confessions" in which the fourth-century bishop reflects on his faith and reveals his sins
The First Epistle to the Corinthians by Marcus Dods( Book )

48 editions published between 1889 and 1978 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The confessions ; The city of God ; On Christian doctrine by Augustine( Book )

6 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the New Testament by Marcus Dods( Book )

53 editions published between 1888 and 2012 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prayer that teaches to pray by Marcus Dods( Book )

36 editions published between 1863 and 2012 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gospel of St. John by Marcus Dods( Book )

35 editions published between 1892 and 2012 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Aurelius Augustine. : a new translation. by Augustine( Book )

29 editions published between 1823 and 1993 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the Lord Jesus Christ : a complete critical examination of the origin, contents, and connection of the Gospels by Johann Peter Lange( Book )

23 editions published between 1864 and 1959 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the public appearances and enthusiastic reception of Christ, the public testimony of John the Baptist to Christ, Christ's first disciples, Christ's miracles, as well as many other events in His earthly life
Mohammed, Buddha, and Christ; four lectures on natural and revealed religion by Marcus Dods( Book )

41 editions published between 1877 and 2012 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The post-exilian prophets : Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi by Marcus Dods( Book )

13 editions published between 1879 and 1985 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The confessions by Augustine( Book )

3 editions published between 1952 and 1989 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written shortly after he became Bishop of Hippo, "Confessions" highlights Augustine's childhood in Numidia and his riotous youth and early manhood in Carthage, Rome, and Milan. It also chronicles his continuing struggle with sin and his efforts to find satisfaction in Manichaenism and Neoplatonism. Particularly poignant are his mother's tireless efforts to rescue him from self-destruction and his dramatic conversion to the Christian faith at age 32
Israel's iron age : or, Sketches from the period of the Judges by Marcus Dods( Book )

27 editions published between 1874 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author explores the lives and deeds of six prominent Biblical figures: Joshua, Gideon, Jotham, Jephthah, Samson and Eli
Erasmus, and other essays by Marcus Dods( Book )

15 editions published between 1891 and 2010 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of essays leans towards a religious theme of Christianity, particularly its development in the ancient world. Emperor Marcus Aurelius, widely known for his philosophical teachings and beliefs, is often referenced in the formation of Christianity
Christ and man : sermons by Marcus Dods( Book )

13 editions published between 1909 and 2012 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The parables of our Lord by Marcus Dods( Book )

23 editions published between 1883 and 2010 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The city of God
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The book of GenesisThe confessions ; The city of God ; On Christian doctrine
Alternative Names
Marcus Dods British nonconformist minister, died 1909

ドツズ, マーカス

Languages
English (653)