John Lightfoot, the English Hebraist

by Daniel Morse Welton

Publisher: s.n. in [Leipzig, Germany?

Written in English
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  • Lightfoot, John, -- 1602-1675.,
  • Hebrew language, Post-Biblical.

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SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 26195
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfiche (30 fr.).
Number of Pages30
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Open LibraryOL18908524M
ISBN 100665261950

Dr. John Lightfoot, the learned Hebraist of the 17th century. Bp. Lghtft. = J. B. Lightfoot, D.D., Bishop of Durham; the 8th edition of his commentary on the Epistle to the Galatians is the one referred to, the 7th edition of his commentary on Philippians, the 7th edition of his commentary on Colossians and Philemon.   John Lightfoot, the English Hebraist by Daniel Welton Old Testament in the New, by David McCalman Turpie The Reverence of the Jews for the Name of God, article in The Monthly repository of theology and general literature The Types of Genesis by Andrew Jukes The Genius of Judaism by Isaac Disreali Author: Heinz Schmitz.   Thanks to comments by the seventeenth-century Hebraist John Lightfoot, we have long known that these diagrams were co-authored by the cartographer John Speed (/2–) and the biblical scholar Hugh Broughton (–), and that Broughton's difficult relationship with the mainstream English ecclesiastical establishment, along with his Cited by: 1.   Hopefully the reader will be satisfied that the book is indeed worthy of such commendations. As a final note, Dr. Lightfoot joins others with a similar surname in his contribution to the Word of God. In the 17th century, Dr. John Lightfoot was the foremost Hebraist of his day and a member of the Westminster Assembly.

John Lightfoot, the English Hebraist [microform] The temple, especially as it stood in the dayes of Our Saviovr [microform] / described by John Lightfoote; The divine history of the genesis of the world explicated & illustrated [microform] Flora Scotica: [microform] or, a systematic arrangement, in the Linnaean method, of the native plants of.   24 He presented his book to the Bodleian, as a note on the copy, dated 4 May and in Thomas Barlow’s hand, shows (8o F 4 ). 25 Wilkins presented at least four of Lightfoot’s works. This book exemplifies a more irenic use of theological scholarship, and as Wilkins gave at least four texts of a similar type by this author, we may place some emphasis on this portion of Wilkins's donation. John Lightfoot () was a Cambridge-educated Hebraist and biblical scholar of . John Lightfoot (29 March – 6 December ) was an English churchman, rabbinical scholar, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge and Master of St Catharine's College, Cambridge.

The other survives, and is the only Lightfoot of this branch now remaining. It has been not unnatural to seek to establish a connexion between this family and that of Dr. John Lightfoot, the seventeenth-century theologian and Hebraist, but there is, we believe, no true ground for doing so.   I am not suggesting, of course, that one can settle on an exact date for the age of the Earth (as did John Lightfoot [], the famed Hebraist and vice-chancellor of Cambridge University who contended that creation occurred the week of October 18 to 24, B.C., and that Adam and Eve were created on October 23 at A.M., forty-fifth.

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Additional Physical Format: Print version: Welton, D.M. (Daniel Morse), John Lightfoot, the English Hebraist. [Leipzig, Germany?]: [publisher not. John Lightfoot Theologian and Hebrew Scholar from church history timeline.

Learn about historical christian events within church history. John Lightfoot was born on this day, Welton, Daniel D. John Lightfoot, the English Hebraist. Oxford. John Lightfoot English Biblical critic and Hebraist. for two years and then took orders.

Appointed curate of Norton-in-Hales, Shropshire, he became chaplain to the Hebraist Sir Rowland Cotton, who urged him to study Hebrew and other Semitic languages.

A Few and New Observations on the Book of Genesis (London, ); A Handful of. The following text is quoted from the New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: LIGHTFOOT, JOHN: English Biblical critic and Hebraist; born at Stoke-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, Mar.

29, ; died at Ely, Cambridgeshire, Dec. 6, After completing his education at Christ's College, Cambridge, he taught at Repton, Derbyshire, for two years and then took orders. Biography of John Lightfoot (): John Lightfoot: English Biblical critic and Hebraist; born at Stoke-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, Mar.

29, ; died at Ely, Cambridgeshire, Dec. 6, After completing his education at Christ’s College, Cambridge, he taught at Repton, Derbyshire, for two years and then took orders. Full text of "John Lightfoot, the English Hebraist whose life I shall now itriefly sketch, was probably the l)rightest star.

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It should also be noted that Lightfoot revised the Samaritan version of the Pentateuch for Walton's Polyglot Bible. BIBLIOGRAPHY: A Life is prefixed to the Works, ed.

ofand one may be found in vol. of the Pitman edition; D. Welton, John Lightfoot, the English Hebraist, London, LIGHTFOOT, JOHN°LIGHTFOOT, JOHN ° (–), English Hebraist and Bible scholar.

Lightfoot, a Puritan, was master of Catherine Hall, Cambridge, from and three years later he became vice-chancellor of Cambridge University.

He began studying Hebrew after his ordination, but at first gave his attention to Bible research on scientific lines, publishing works such as Harmonia, Chronica. JOHN LIGHTFOOT (), English divine and rabbinical scholar, was the son of Thomas Lightfoot, vicar of Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, and was born at Stoke-upon-Trent on the 29th of March His education was received at Morton Green near Congleton, Cheshire, and at Christ's College, Cambridge, where he was reckoned the best orator among the undergraduates.

John Lightfoot was an English Biblical critic and Hebraist; born at Stoke-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, Mar. 29, ; died at Ely, Cambridgeshire, Dec. 6, After completing his education at Christ's College, Cambridge, he taught at Repton, Derbyshire, for two years and then took orders.

Appointed curate of Norton-in-Hales, Shropshire, John Lightfoot. Entry for 'Lightfoot, John' - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature - One of 8 Bible encyclopedias freely available, this encyclopedia, with it's nea entries and 17 millin words, dwarfs modern Bible encyclopedias with the depth of knowledge.

The first collected edition of Lightfoot's works—all translated into English—was published in London in (2 vols. fol.), revised and corrected by George Bright, rector of Loughborough, dedicated to Mary, princess of Orange, and prefaced by a memoir of Lightfoot by John Strype, with an account of Lightfoot's papers.

John Lightfoot. John Lightfoot (Ma – December 6, ) was an English churchman, rabbinical scholar, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge and Master of St. NO OF PAGES: SUB CAT I: Torah Commentary SUB CAT II: SUB CAT III: DESCRIPTION: John Lightfoot was both a Hebraist and at home with Latin and Greek.

He lived from -and was a product of the reformation/5(4). A Christian Hebraist is a scholar of Hebrew who comes from a Christian family background/belief, or is a Jewish adherent of main area of study is that commonly known as the Old Testament to Christians (and Tanakh to Jews), but Christians have occasionally taken an interest in the Talmud, and Kabbalah.

The early fathers of the Christian Church got their knowledge of Hebrew. John Lightfoot (Ma – December 6, ) was an English churchman, rabbinical scholar, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge and the longest serving Master of St Catharine's College, Cambridge.

He was born in Stoke-on-Trent, the son of Thomas Lightfoot, vicar of Uttoxeter, was educated at Morton Green near Congleton, Cheshire, and at Christ's College. John Lightfoot was an English Biblical critic and Hebraist; born at Stoke-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, Mar. 29, ; died at Ely, Cambridgeshire, Dec.

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One of the principal tasks of the Westminster Assembly of Divines, which met between andwas to provide an authorized commentary on the scriptures to accompany the text of the. John Lightfoot (1) John Lightfoot (disambiguation) Author division "John Lightfoot" is composed of at least 2 distinct authors, divided by their works.

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Hirsch, Early English Hebraist s () Book of Essays (London, ), deals with Bacon as a Hebraist. Welton, John Lightfoot, the Hebraist (Leipzig, ). He was the best Hebraist of the lot, but he was a very quarrelsome man, so they left him out. John Lightfoot - (), English Biblical critic and Hebraist Lightfoot was born at Stoke-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, Mar.

29, ; died at Ely, Cambridgeshire, Dec. 6, After completing his education at Christ's College, Cambridge, he taught at Repton, Derbyshire, for two years and then took : John Lightfoot.

A senior scholar once quipped to me when I was weighing topics for my doctoral work: “the goal of a historical doctoral dissertation is to uncover a neglected third-rate thinker and try to pass him off as a second-rate thinker.” Readers unfamiliar with the name of John Selden might be forgiven for thinking that Ofir Haivry’s John Selden and the Western Political Tradition is but another.

John Lightfoot (lahir di Stoke-on-Trent, Inggris, 29 Maret – meninggal di Ely, Inggris, 6 Desember pada umur 73 tahun) adalah seorang gerejawan dan sarjana rabinik asal Inggris, yang pernah menjabat sebagai Wakil Rektor Universitas Cambridge dan Master di St Catharine College, Cambridge.

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We are Confessional Calvinists and a Prayer Book Church-people. Inwe remembered the th anniversary of the Book of Common Prayer; also, we remembered the th anniversary of John Jewel's sober, scholarly, and Reformed "An Apology of the Church of England."Inwe remembered the publication of the "Heidelberg Catechism" and the influence of Reformed Author: Reformation.

This commentary only covering the Gospels and is full of insight and wisdom of the author, John Lightfoot. Lightfoot: John Lightfoot, English Biblical critic and Hebraist ().

Swindoll: Charles R. Swindoll, Pastor, Radio teacher and chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary. Vincent: Marvin R. Vincent, Vincent’s Word Studies. Vine’s: W. Vine, The Expanded Vine’s: Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words. David S. Lampel. Translating the ‘Hebraeo-Hellenic Apostles’: Hugh Broughton and the Scholarly Context of the English New Testament offer a preliminary study by using new evidence relating to the biblical scholarship and translation efforts of the English Hebraist Hugh Broughton (–).

and also paved the way to John Lightfoot’s – Author: Kirsten Macfarlane. Index to the Works of John Lightfoot (PDF); John Lightfoot, The Temple as it Stood in the Time of Christ (PDF) John Lightfoot, A Commentary of the New Testament from the Talmud and Hebraica – With the same reference it is, that the times and state of things immediately following the destruction of Jerusalem are called ‘a new creation,’ new heavens,’ and ‘a new earth.’.

Luke recorded in the book of Acts how Paul, while on his third missionary journey, assembled with the Christians in Troas “on the first day of the week” (). The phrase “the first day of the week” appears eight times in the most widely used English translations of the New Testament.JOHN LIGHTFOOT (), English divine and rabbinical scholar, was the son of Thomas Lightfoot, vicar of Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, and was born at Stoke-upon-Trent on the 29th of March 0 Shortly after the removal of Sir Rowland to London, Lightfoot, abandoning an intention to go abroad, accepted a charge at Stone in Staffordshire.

See John Lightfoot: the English Hebraist for more information ; See Horæ et Talmudicæ: Hebrew and Talmudical Exercitations Upon the Gospels, the Acts, Some Chapters of St. Paul’s Epistle to the Romans, and the First Epistle to the Corinthians.

New Edition by Robert Gandell. Volume IV. Oxford: At the University Press. Pg. ff ; See Joannis Lightfoot: Opera Omnia.