• Creator
  • Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
  • Created Date
  • 1823-07
  • Publisher
  • Massachusetts
  • Description
  • Edward Hitchcock's sermon on the ordinance of Communion. Hitchcock noted on the first page the single date and place where he had delivered this sermon as well as a hymn related to the sermon; he did not select a biblical text as the basis of his remarks. He enumerated six leading intentions signified by the sacrament of the Lord's Supper: Christ's atonement for the sins of the world; "other fundamental kindred doctrines of the Gospel;" the se... more
    Edward Hitchcock's sermon on the ordinance of Communion. Hitchcock noted on the first page the single date and place where he had delivered this sermon as well as a hymn related to the sermon; he did not select a biblical text as the basis of his remarks. He enumerated six leading intentions signified by the sacrament of the Lord's Supper: Christ's atonement for the sins of the world; "other fundamental kindred doctrines of the Gospel;" the second coming of Christ; a common and indissoluble bond among Christians; an inspiration toward brotherly love; and, a reminder of the communion of saints in heaven. less
  • Format
  • Sermons
    Manuscripts
  • Rights
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