THE VISIBLE HAND OF GOD

  

OR

  

THE MIRACLES, SIGNS, AND WONDERS WHICH HAVE OCCURRED IN THE PAST DEALINGS OF GOD WITH THE NATION OF ISRAEL: THE NATURE AND DESIGN OF SUCH OPERATIONS, AND THEIR NECESSITY TO THE ACCOMPLISHMENT OF THE WORK OF GOD IN THE EARTH.

 

BY ROBERT ROBERTS

  

PREFACE TO THE FIRST EDITION

 

CHAPTER 1. —THE PLACE, NATURE AND NEED OF MIRACLE

 

CHAPTER 2. —THE BEGINNING OF THINGS NECESSARILY MIRACULOUS

 

CHAPTER 3. —THE MIRACLE OF REVELATION

CHAPTER 4. —THE REIGN OF DEATH

CHAPTER 5. —ENOCH AND THE FLOOD

CHAPTER 6. —THE MIRACLE OF LANGUAGE AND ITS DIVERSIFICATION

CHAPTER 7. —MIRACLE NECESSARY AS THE FOUNDATION OF FAITH (ABRAHAM, ISAAC, AND JACOB)

CHAPTER 8. —MIRACLE, SUBLIME, STRIKING AND AWFUL—SODOM AND GOMORRAH

CHAPTER 9. —THE WORK OF MOSES HISTORICAL—NOT LEGENDARY; DIVINE—NOT HUMAN; MIRACULOUS—OTHERWISE IMPOSSIBLE

"CHAPTER 10. —NATURE AND OBJECT OF THE MOSAIC MIRACLES

CHAPTER 11. —NEGOTIATIONS AT THE COURT OF PHAROAH—A STUPENDOUS ISSUE—COMMENCEMENT OF THE STRUGGLE

CHAPTER 12. —THE EGYPTIAN PLAGUES—NECESSARILY MIRACULOUS—AND WHAT THEY WERE INTENDED TO EFFECT

CHAPTER 13. —THE LAST THREE PLAGUES, AND ISRAEL’S DEPARTURE

CHAPTER 14. —THE EGYPTIAN PURSUIT AND THE RED SEA CATASTROPHE

CHAPTER 15. —SUPPLIES IN THE WILDERNESS

CHAPTER 16. —AT MOUNT SINAI

CHAPTER 17—THE LAW OF MOSES, THE TABERNACLE, AND THE MUTINY OF THE CONGREGATION

CHAPTER 18. —STRIKING DEATH OF AARON’S SONS; REBELLION OF KORAH, DATHAN, AND ABIRAM

CHAPTER 19. —MANNA IN THE DESERT; MURMURING; BALAAM

CHAPTER 20. —MOSES’ PARTING GIFT—YAHWEH’S PROPHETIC SONG OF WITNESS

CHAPTER 21—ISRAEL’S INVASION OF CANAAN UNDER JOSHUA

CHAPTER 22. —ISRAEL UNDER THE JUDGES

CHAPTER 23. —SAUL AND DAVID

CHAPTER 24. —DAVID AND THE REIGN OF SOLOMON

CHAPTER 25. —REVOLT OF THE TEN TRIBES—MISSION OF ELIJAH

CHAPTER 26. —THE WORK OF ELIJAH

CHAPTER 27. —ELIJAH ON CARMEL AND AFTERWARDS

CHAPTER 28. —ELIJAH’S REMOVAL FROM THE EARTH

CHAPTER 29. —ELIJAH’S MANTLE ON ELISHA

CHAPTER 30. —ELISHA, HEZEKIAH, DANIEL; CONCLUSION