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Mediation and Atonement
This is a stunning example of the Mormon President John Taylor's book, An Examination into and an Elucidation of the Great Principle of the Mediation and Atonement of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Originally published in 1882 it is extremely rare and difficult to locate. This is a First edition Reprint. Chapters include Christ's Testimony - Inspired Translation of ...more
Hardcover, First with Concordance, 206 pages
Published 1950 by Stevens & Wallis, INC.
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A wonderful book. The first section shares all of the scriptures on the atonement from all of the books of scripture. The second section goes through the history of the world in relation to the atonement. The last section goes in to deeper detail about why the atonement was necessary and what it accomplished.
For content I give this book a 5. However the writing style of the era is challenging to push through. Lots of long recitations of scriptural passages with little commentary from Pres. Taylor. For the era it was groundbreaking and ahead of its time. Although members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have never doubted the Christology of the doctrine in modern times it has become the rallying cry of many evangelicals in opposition. Certainly during President Taylor’s time there ...more