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WHICH IS PROMISED IN THE HOLY SCRIPTURES, AND IS RELIEV:
TRANSPIRE BEFORE THE CONFLAGRATION
OF THE HEAVENS AND THE
EMBELLISHED WITH A CHART, OF TH
TO THE END OF TIME.
And they lived and reign’d with Christ a thousand years. -Rey. XL
“The time of rest, the promis'd Sabbath comes--
BY JOSIAH PRIEST.
NORTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW-YORK, TO WIT:
BE it remembered, that on the twenty-fifth day of June, in the fifty-first year of the Independence of the United States of America, A. D. 1827, Josiah Priest of the said district, hath deposited. in this office the title of a book, the right whereof he claims as author in the words following, to wit : « A view of the expected
Christian Millenium, which is promised in the Holy Scriptures, and is believed to be nigh its commencement, and mnst transpire before the conflagration of the heavens and the earth ; embellished with a chart of the dispensations from Abraham to the end of time. And they lived and reigned with Christ a thousand years.--Rev. xx. 4.
* The time of rest, the promis'd Sabbath comes
By Josiah PRIEST." In conformity to the act of the congress of the United States, entitled “ An act for the encouragement of learning, by securing the copies of maps, charts and books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times therein mentioned;" and also, to the act entitled “ An act supplementary to an act entitled An act for the encouragement of learning, by securing the copies of maps, charts and books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies during the times therein mentioned,' and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving and etching historical and other prints." !
R. R. LANSING, Clerk of the district court of the United States for the northern district of New-York.
Page ist. An account of the term Millennium, its import and meaning,
13 2d. Shall show that such a period was expected, by the pro
phets, the Jewish Rabbins, and doctors, as the grand ultimo
cy, by the churches, according to the scripture promises,
which preceded the great deluge and the birth of Christ :
ing it amply sufficient to contain all the scriptures state it did, 53 4th, Shall exhibit the signs of our own times which clearly
indicate the Millennium nigh at hand, but must be preceded, by one of its effects, of the power of the great God;
such as man has not witnessed since the world began, 79 5th. Shall represent the probable state of the wicked part of
mankind, just previous to the Millennium ; in which division will be given an account of Rome pagan and Rome papal, which subjects are signified in the 13th and 17th chapters of Revelations,
87 6th. The way and manner considered, in which God will pro
bably remove the wicked from the earth, that the Millenni-
162 7th. Will show when the Millennium will come, by a view of
the ancient Jewish Sabbaths, an exhibition of which is ex-
happiness of all people ; with which will be connected ar-
his extraordinary power or government over the animal
disposition nor death of the animal creation was affected
animal creation shall arise from the dead, to be remunera-
inankind during the Millennium, and of their political state:
wicked dead after the Millennium, and their miserable con-
which is to succeed the destruction of this system.