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The footsteps of St. Peter; being the life and times of the Apostle.

Author: John R Macduff
Publisher: New York, R. Carter, 1877.
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Macduff, John R. (John Ross), 1818-1895.
Footsteps of St. Peter.
New York, R. Carter, 1877
(OCoLC)654456063
Named Person: Peter, the Apostle Saint.; Peter, the Apostle Saint.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John R Macduff
OCLC Number: 1245257
Description: xv, 632 pages illustrations 20 cm
Contents: I. Introductory --
Birthplace, birth, parentage and calling --
Remarks on contemporary Jewish history --
II. Boyhood --
His education --
The surroundings and occupations of his early home --
III. The momentous interview --
The appearance and preaching of the Baptist --
Peter one of his hearers --
His first introduction to Christ --
Becomes a disciple --
His return to Bethsaida --
IV. The call and consecration --
Peter's home at Capernaum --
Miraculous cure of his Mother-in-law --
The night of fishing --
The miraculous draught and acted parable --
Forsaking all and following Christ --
V. The apostleship --
Peter selected to be an apostle --
His leading position among the twelve --
The first field of missionary labor --
The "rest a while" --
The feeding of the multitudes --
VI. The night of tempest --
Results of the recent miracle --
The divine injunction to cross the lake --
The gathering storm and the master's absence --
The form on the waters --
Christ reveals himself --
Peter's request to walk on the sea --
His unbelief and fear --
Christ's dealings with him --
The gentle rebuke --
VII. The first confession, and what led to it --
Crisis in the savior's ministry --
Service and discourse in the synagogue of Capernaum --
The bread of heaven --
Symptoms of dissatisfaction --
Defection among his own disciples --
His appeal to the apostles, and Peter's response --
VIII. The second confession and the primacy --
Caesarea Philippi --
It sites and surroundings --
Peter's avowal of his lord's divinity --
The rock on which the Church is built --
Peter's alleged primacy --
"the power of the keys" --
IX. Peter on the mount --
Grandeur of the transfiguration --
Its locality and design --
Peter one of the favored eye-witnesses --
His exclamation --
Return from the mount of Capernaum --
X. During the last days of the of the passion --
Village of Ephraim --
Journey to Jerusalem --
Bethany --
Peter and the barren fig-tree --
The celebration of the Passover --
Special warning to Peter --
Gethsemane --
Peter's denial of his Lord --
His penitence --
XI. The dread interval --
Peter's feelings during the crucifixion --
His abode with John --
The Lord's resurrection --
The special message to Peter --
The special interview --
Peace be unto you --
XII. The lake shore --
Return to the Sea of Galilee --
Jesus reveals himself --
The feast on the shore --
Christ's address to Peter --
He repones him in the apostolic office --
"Follow thou me" --
XIII. After the ascension --
New chapter in the life of Peter --
The gathering in the Upper room --
Address of Peter on the appointment of a successor to Judas --
Election of Matthias --
XIV. Peter at Pentecost --
Waiting for the promise --
Pentecost --
Sound of a rushing might wind --
The tongues of fire --
Peter' s sermon and its results --
XV. The beautiful gate --
The lame beggar --
The hour of prayer --
Cure effected by Peter --
His address to the multitude --
Seizure of the Apostles --
Arraigned before the Sanhedrin --
XVI. The first case of discipline --
Community of goods --
Sins of Ananias and Sapphira --
Their doom pronounced by Peter --
Special apostolic gifts --
The Church increased --
XVII. Peter before the Sanhedrin --
Shadow of Peter --
Imprisoned by the Sanhedrin --
Miraculous deliverance --
Gamaliel's appeal --
Sentence of the court --
Scourging --
XVIII. Peter in Samaria --
Situation of Samaria --
Peter's journey thither --
He assists Philip the evangelist --
Confronts Simon the sorcerer --
Denounces his imposture --
Exhorts him to repentance --
Legend of Simon and Peter --
XIX. Peter at Lydda and Joppa --
Return to Jerusalem --
Paul the guest of Peter --
Descriptions of Lydda --
Peter cures Eneas --
Invited to Joppa --
Miraculously raised Dorcas to life --
XX. Peter and Cornelius --
Peter opens the door of admission to the gentiles --
City of Caesarea --
Cornelius sends to Joppa for Peter --
Peter's trance and vision --
His visit to Caesarea and its results --
XXI. Peter in prison --
Peter in Jerusalem --
Herod Agrippa --
His character --
Martyrdom of James --
Peter arrested and imprisoned --
Prayer of the church in his behalf --
His miraculous deliverance --
Herod's death --
XXII. Peter and Antioch --
Interval of five years in Peter's life --
The city of Antioch --
Its splendor --
Growth of the church within its walls --
Threatened schism --
Peter at the council of Jerusalem --
His return to Antioch and unworthy vacillation --
XXIII. Final sphere of labour --
Peter's outward appearance --
His vast sphere as the apostle of the circumcision --
Associated with John --
Asia Minor --
Pontus --
Galatia --
Cappadocia --
Asia --
Bithynia --
Silas the bearer --
Object of the epistle --
Its doctrinal statements --
The second epistle --
Its claims to a place in the sacred canon --
Grounds of objection to its genuineness examined --
XXV. The close of Peter's life --
Much that is conjectural --
His probable age --
Grounds for believing that he was taken a prisoner to Rome --
Nero and the conflagration of the city --
The Mamertine --
"Domine quo vadis?" --
His trial and crucifixion --
San Pietro in Montorio --
His place of sepulture --
Conclusion.

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