The excellency of faith. Together with vindication of the honour of our Exalted Saviour Jesus Christ. Wherein is proved from Scripture, his godhead and personal existency from eternity, in opposition to such adversaries that deny the deity of the Son of God. Delivered in a sermon in Groton, the 5th, day of August, 1739. by Valentine Wightman

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StatementBy Valentine Wightman, Pastor of the Baptist Church there. ; [Ten lines of Scripture texts]
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 4462.
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Pagination[4], 27, [1] p.
Number of Pages27
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