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On the immensity of the supreme being

Christopher Smart

On the immensity of the supreme being

a poetical essay.

by Christopher Smart

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Published by Printed by J. Bentham, sold by W. Thurlbourn [etc.] in Cambridge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination13, [2] p. ([2] p. at end advertisements)
Number of Pages13
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Open LibraryOL20366162M

ON THE IMMENSITY OF GOD The existence of one supreme Being, who is without beginning, is consonant with right reason; for he who made all things, must necessarily be before all things. A creature cannot make itself. This would imply exertion before existence, which is an absurdity. The Holy Bible may well be called the BOOK of God; not. An anonymous writer in The General Review () grumbled about the inclusion of too many frivolous pieces from the Student, saying Smart would have earned more credit by reprinting his poems On the Eternity of the Supreme Being () and On the Immensity of the Supreme Being (). The reviewer's judgment was shrewd.

THE IMMENSITY OF GOD: It is from the Holy Scriptures alone, that we can attain just views of the being, nature, and character of God. How sublime are the revelations of the divine perfections there made known to us! Who can grasp this one thought, "Thus says the high and lofty One, who inhabits eternity!" We are astonished when. Supreme Being: 1 n the supernatural being conceived as the perfect and omnipotent and omniscient originator and ruler of the universe; the object of worship in monotheistic religions Synonyms: God Examples: God Almighty terms referring to the Judeo-Christian God Jehovah a name for the God of the Old Testament as transliterated from the Hebrew.

Meditations for the Holy Rosary married by the Supreme Being in order to populate the earth, and to multiply and increase the future generations. Marriage is the substance from which arises the life of the generations; it can be called the trunk from which the earth is populated. But to penetrate inside of It, to embrace immensity, to. The Supreme Being definition is - the perfect and all-powerful spirit or being that is worshipped especially by Christians, Jews, and Muslims as the one who created and rules the universe.


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On the immensity of the Supreme Being. Cambridge: Printed by J. Bentham, printer to the University ; Sold by W. Thurlbourn in Cambridge, C. Bathurst in Fleet-street, J. Newbery in St. Paul's Church-yard, London, and J. Hildyard at York, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Smart.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Smart, Christopher, On the immensity of the supreme being. A poetical essay. [pseudonym for Christopher Smart] Complete - Google Books An Occasional Prologue and Epilogue to Othello, as it was acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane, 7th of March, Complete - Google Books On the Immensity of the Supreme Being: A Poetical Essay () Complete - Google Books On the Omniscience of the Supreme Being: A Poetical Essay.

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The Immensity of God God, God, we have said, is infinite: not in quantity, as though He were an unlimited material body, but in quality or perfection, the only kind of infinity possible with Him who is purest spirit, who is being itself subsisting in His immateriality at the summit of all things.

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Paper God the Supreme. () TO THE extent that we do the will of God in whatever universe station we may have our existence, in that measure the almighty potential of the Supreme becomes one step more actual.

The will of God is the purpose of the First Source and Center as it is potentialized in the three Absolutes, personalized in the Eternal Son, conjoined. Immensity Of The Supreme Sale. Buy from our wide selection of Immensity Of The Supreme for sale online.

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God the Supreme Being (First Article of the Apostles' Creed.) Who is God?-- God is the Supreme Being, infinitely perfect, Who made all things and keeps them in existence. God made everything -- men, beasts, plants, planets, stars, everything.

Not only that; God keeps everything in existence. Were He to take away His hand from what He created. The incomprehensibility of God means that he is not able to be fully known. Isaiah says "his understanding no one can fathom". Louis Berkhof states that "the consensus of opinion" through most of church history has been that God is the "Incomprehensible One".

Berkhof, however, argues that, "in so far as God reveals Himself in His attributes, we also have some knowledge of His Divine.

When one speaks in a historical-religious way of the Supreme Being of the so-called primitive peoples, one usually means by this the Celestial Supreme Being. The sky, in its unbounded immensity, in its perennial presence, in its wondrous luminosity, is particularly well suited to suggest to the mind of man the idea of sublimity, of incomparable.

Supreme being definition, God. See more. Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd.'God', being capitalised, is a reference to a specific supreme being, but the supreme being worshiped by Hindus is not the same as that worshiped by Christians.

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The Management Style Of The Supreme Beings by Tom Holt / / English / PDF. Read Online MB Download. When the Supreme Being and his son decide that being supreme isn't for them any more, it's inevitable that things get a bit of a shake-up.Supreme Beings are deities that holds supreme leadership of the cosmos.

They are an extremely rare villain type in which the traditional monothestic God of most religions is seen as antagonistic. Due to the extreme controversy such depictions cause, it has been a taboo for centuries, but has slowly began to rise in popularity as censorship (in some areas) has softened.

It is the Heavenly.Supreme Being definition: the most exalted being; God | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.