The Desire of Ages is a proven source of inspiration and enlightenment to millions of readers all over the world. And with good reason, for it deals with a. By Ellen G White God desires that the human shall seek the best, and find it to the eternal blessing of his soul. . will be their study throughout endless ages. The Desire of Ages is a book about the life of Jesus Christ by the Seventh-day Adventist pioneer Ellen G. White. It was first published in It is part of her.
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Nov 18, Bezi rated it really liked it. Even in the minds of that hardened multitude arose the question, Is this man of godlike presence to be condemned as a criminal?
The Call by the Sea. He himself, though wanting in force of character, was fully as severe, heartless, and unscrupulous as was Annas. My favorite all-time spiritual read aside from the source – the Bible. No one else has had such a profound influence on Planet Earth as Jesus Christ. Jul 21, Amy rated it it was amazing. At last His accusers were entangled, confused, and maddened.
The Desire of Ages by Ellen G. White
Books by Ellen G. Again, if the trial and execution were not brought about at once, there would be a week’s delay on account of the celebration of the Passover.
At the end of the book as heaven rejoices at Jesus triumphant ascension to rejoin His Father as our mediator, White reveals how the disciples returned to Jerusalem just as joyously knowing Christ reigned with His Father. Heathen men eyw angry at the brutal treatment of one against whom nothing had been proved. This chapter is based on Matthew If you read this book, it will change your life. Click here to report a dead link or send a comment to the webmaster.
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The lesson for us all is that any person or nation that chooses to ignore justice and mercy agws also be destroyed as a direct result of its own actions.
But they were not commanded to do this. Rending his robe, that the people might see his pretended horror, he demanded that without further preliminaries the prisoner be condemned for blasphemy.
The priests and rulers therefore determined that before their purpose could become known, Jesus should be delivered into the hands of the Romans.
Think not that you are desolate and forsaken. No word did Oof utter in self-defense. Through this court, Jesus was taken to the guardroom, on every side meeting with mockery of His claim to be the Son of God. For a moment he saw the fearful spectacle of the graves giving up their dead, with the secrets he had hoped were forever hidden.
They would have understood in some degree the nature of His overpowering anguish. THe author, Ellen White was well versed with her Bible and explains it all in simple language. The Love of God through His Son is so vividly depicted as to capture the imagination egs the heart.
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I’ve learned to be patient, humble, and have a different outlook on my life. But if from His own lips they could all hear those words repeated, their object might be gained.
Jesus held His peace. I agree with one of the other reviews that states this book “isn’t exactly light-reading”. That being said, it is still difficult to understand the motivations of some of the players. For months they had hunted Him, striving to entrap Him and bring Him before a secret tribunal, where they might obtain by perjury what it was impossible to gain by fair means.
Caiaphas, perceiving the influence that was obtaining, hastened the trial. The palace of the high priest surrounded an open court in which the soldiers and the multitude had gathered.
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He was not questioned, for he did not assume a false character, and thus lay himself liable to suspicion. In Pilate’s Judgment Hall. Mar 27, Terry rated it it was amazing Shelves: And with good reason, for it deals with a universal yearning—the desire for living life to its fullest with the knowledge that we are here for a reason.
He himself was committing blasphemy. Not With Outward Show.
The Desire of Ages
Had it not been for the Roman soldiers, Jesus would not have lived to be nailed to the cross of Calvary. He must be present at the examination of the prisoner, for fear that the less-experienced Caiaphas might fail of securing the object for which they were working.
The Jews were looking for a Messiah to be revealed in outward show. The Sermon on the Mount. The disciple of Christ who in our day disguises his faith through dread of suffering or reproach denies his Lord as really as did Peter in the judgment hall.
He pretended not to understand her; but she was persistent, and said to those around her that this man was with Jesus. Andreasen George Vandeman H.
This book should be read by all. The Call by the Sea. All that was now necessary, they thought, was for the Romans to ratify this condemnation, and deliver Him into their hands.