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ΠΡΟΣ ΡΩΜΑΙΟΥΣ

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ST PAUL'S EPISTLE TO THE ROMANS:

WITH NOTES

BY

CHARLES JOHN VAUGHAN, D.D.

HEAD MASTER OF HARROW SCHOOL,

AND LATE FELLOW OF TRINITY COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE.

MACMILLAN AND CO.

Cambridge:
AND 23, HENRIETTA STREET, COVENT GARDEN, LONDON.

M. DCCC. LIX.

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PREFACE.

BY

Y dedicating this work to my elder Pupils at

Harrow, I hope that I sufficiently indicate what is and what is not to be looked for in it.

A glance at the following pages will show that I enter into no competition with those who have sought to provide the students of Scripture with large materials of theological information, or to guide them through a labyrinth of conflicting interpretations. These are important objects, and learned and able men in our own country are pursuing them. But mine has been a different and a humbler aim. I have set before myself the case of readers who require rather results than processes of investigation, and have sought not so much to argue and to discuss as to interpret and to teach.

I have long felt that there was a work still to be done in connection with the study of Scripture, in which it would be an unspeakable happiness to bear even the humblest part. The interpretation of the Word of God is too apt to degenerate into

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