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The Scottish Patmos. A standing testimony to patriotic Christian devotion

by James Moir Porteous

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Here is a book of devotions that will bring joy and strength. Its chapters provide vital keys to living and enjoying the Christian life. It covers important disciplines such as prayer, study, meditation and feeding on the Scriptures as a means of maintaining intimacy with God - without which our spiritual lives can all too easily become. The Scottish Patmos. A standing testimony to patriotic Christian devotion. Paisley: J. and R. Parlane. p. Retrieved 3 March

Alexander Gordon was the son of William Gordon of Earlston, the correspondent of Samuel Rutherford, and brother of Sir William Gordon, 1st Baronet of Earlston.. In , his father was on his way to join the Covenanters at Bothwell Bridge when he was shot by a gang of English dragoons and flung into a ditch. Alexander was in the army of the Covenanters at Bothwell Bridge, and narrowly escaped. Revelation I John, who also am your brother, and companion in tribulation, and in the kingdom and patience of Jesus Christ, was in the isle that is called Patmos, for the word of God, and for the testimony .

Psalm ESV / helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord, the people whom he has chosen as his heritage!The Lord looks down from heaven; he sees all the children of man; from where he sits enthroned he looks out on all the inhabitants of the earth, he who fashions the hearts of them all and observes all their deeds. William Lin or William Line was a 17th-century Presbyterian lawyer (called a writer) from Scotland. Phillimore calls him a Writer to the Signet which would make him a senior lawyer. He may have been from in or around Kirklistoun.


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Bible Book Studies. devotion, and a commitment to protect one's country. the trouble with linking patriotism and faith too closely is it can lead us to believe that the essence of being a.

John was a prisoner on Patmos because he was preaching about Jesus and that He, Jesus, had been raised from the dead. John had the visions described in Revelation about AD The Island of Patmos is a volcanic, treeless, rocky island about 9km by 50km or 6 by 30 miles.

It is about 30km or 20 miles off the western coast of modern Turkey. The world is permeated with sin, and it makes us feel like we are not at home. We are aching that we would be done with sin and at home with Jesus in the presence of his holiness (2 Corinthians ).

Holiness is the native air a Christian wants to breathe. THE PATMOS VISION Revelation John On Patmos. Revelation"I, John, who also am your brother and companion in tribulation, and in the kingdom and patience of Jesus Christ, was in the isle that is called Patmos, for the Word of God, and for the testimony of Jesus Christ.".

IN THE ISLE OF PATMOS. Criswell. Revelation a.m. On the radio you are sharing the services of the First Baptist Church in Dallas.

This is the pastor bringing the eleven o’clock morning message entitled In the Isle That is Called Patmos. In the Revelation chapter 1 verse 9, "I John, who also am your brother, and. John Blackadder (or Blackader) (ca.

–) was an eminent Presbyterian Covenanter preacher in Scotland during the period of the Commonwealth of England (–). Of the times MacPherson said that "after the first rejoicings of the Restoration were over, the Covenanters — Resolutioners as well as Protesters — were speedily disillusioned, and it became evident that the aim of.

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Here you can find information about the history of ancient Turkey, about biblical sites to visit in Turkey and Greece, major Christian Saints, missionary journeys of St. Paul and Seven Churches of St. John. Alexander Shields or Sheilds or Sheills (January – ) was a Scottish, Presbyterian, nonconformist minister, activist, and was imprisoned in London, in Edinburgh and on the Bass Rock for holding private worship services.

After his escape from prison he wrote A Hind Let Loose which amongst other things argues for the rights of people to resist tyrants including the bearing of. The Bass Rock, or simply the Bass (/ b æ s /), (Scottish Gaelic: Creag nam Bathais or Scottish Gaelic: Am Bas) is an island in the outer part of the Firth of Forth in the east of imately 2 kilometres (1 mi) offshore, and 5 kilometres (3 mi) north-east of North Berwick, it is a steep-sided volcanic rock, metres ( ft) at its highest point, and is home to a large colony of.

This is what sets Patmos apart from the hundreds of other Greek islands: it is a Christian holy place, a place of pilgrimage. In the year 95 C.E. a large galley ship drawn by slaves glided into the main port of the island. It had come from Ephesus, 75 km to the east on the coast of Asia Minor (now Turkey).

We can only love our government as much as we love God. Our most patriotic duty would be to pray that the two never conflict. Title: Payer and the Patriot’s Act Text: Romans – FCF: Because Governments derive their authority from God, we ought to pray that they don’t set up themselves up in opposition to him SO: We cannot love our country more than we love God, because God is.

Christian Missionary Alliance (3) Christian/Church Of Christ (76) Church Of God (30) The vision the Apostle John received on Patmos reminds us that Jesus is standing in our midst and reigning on our behalf. John while exiled to the isles of Patmos writes this book which is.

Among the cliffs and rocks of Patmos, John held communion with his Maker. He reviewed his past life, and at thought of the blessings he had received, peace filled his heart. He had lived the life of a Christian, and he could say in faith, "We know that we have passed from death unto life." 1 John Patmos seems like any other holiday island in Greece, but it isn't.

This secluded destination is where St. John had visions that inspired the Book of Revelation and its apocalyptic foretelling of.John Dickson was a 17th-century minister from Rutherglen in Scotland. He was a Covenanting field-preacher and a close associate of John Blackadder.

For preaching outdoors without a licence he was imprisoned on the Bass Rock from 1 September to 8 October