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John Howe

Data de nascimento: 21. Agosto 1957
Data de falecimento: 2. Abril 1705

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For other people with the same name, see: John Howe.

John Howe was an English Puritan theologian. He served briefly as chaplain to Oliver Cromwell.

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„No man can certainly know, or ought to conclude, concerning himself or others, as long as they live, that the season of grace is quite over with them.“

—  John Howe
Context: No man can certainly know, or ought to conclude, concerning himself or others, as long as they live, that the season of grace is quite over with them. As we can conceive no rule God hath set to Himself to proceed by, in ordinary cases of this nature; so nor is there any He hath set unto us to judge by, in this case. It were to no purpose, and could be of no use to men to know so much; therefore it were unreasonable to expect God should have settled and declared any rule, by which they might come to the knowledge of it. The Redeemer's Tears Wept Over Lost Souls (1684)

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„No man can certainly know, or ought to conclude, concerning himself or others, as long as they live, that the season of grace is quite over with them.“

—  John Howe
Context: No man can certainly know, or ought to conclude, concerning himself or others, as long as they live, that the season of grace is quite over with them. As we can conceive no rule God hath set to Himself to proceed by, in ordinary cases of this nature; so nor is there any He hath set unto us to judge by, in this case. It were to no purpose, and could be of no use to men to know so much; therefore it were unreasonable to expect God should have settled and declared any rule, by which they might come to the knowledge of it. The Redeemer's Tears Wept Over Lost Souls (1684)