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2 edition of The Soldier"s pocket Bible found in the catalog.

The Soldier"s pocket Bible

The Soldier"s pocket Bible

issued for the use of the army of Oliver Cromwell

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Published by Published by the South Carolina Tract Society in [Charleston] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soldiers -- Religious life,
  • Tracts,
  • Confederate States of America -- Religion,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Religious aspects

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSouth Carolina Tract Society -- no. 16, Confederate imprints, 1861-1865 -- reel 133, no. 4579
    ContributionsSouth Carolina Tract Society
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination16 p.
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15183416M

      At head of title: No. Addeddate Call number Conf Pam 12mo # Camera Canon 5DPages: I am sending in a parcel, my pocket Bible and three shrapnel bullets, of which the following is the story. Guns, the Bible and avoiding women When Revd Nigel Sinclair was a small boy he used to get his grandfather, Pte George Sinclair, to play toy soldiers with him. The Souldiers Pocket Bible had just 16 pages that contained some verse quotations from the Geneva Bible, all related to war.


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This is a facsimile reprint of a tract issued during the Civil War in England for use by the army of Oliver Cromwell. It contains over verses from the Geneva Bible about war. During World War I, it was reissued for American soldiers with a note by Theodore Roosevelt stamped on the verso of the title page, “This is worth reading, comrade and friend.”.

This is the second Soldiers' Bible I have purchased (the first was the New Testament only) and this is ideal for me as a Soldier in Iraq. The design of the Bible allows it to easily fit into a cargo pocket, the side closure helps to protect the pages, and if /5(61).

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Army combat veterans. These veterans fought in Vietnam, Iraq, Afghanistan and Syria. Combined these veterans have 11 combat tours between them. Some of the awards theyAuthor: Zac Miller. Yet soldiers have experienced the lifesaving power of “bulletproof Bibles” on the battlefield as far back as the First English Civil War, inwhen a young Parliamentarian escaped a battle unscathed only to find a lead slug wedged in the page pamphlet of Bible verses in his vest pocket.

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It has been of historical record that Cromwell's soldiers were provided with a small pocket Bible. George Livermore, an American book collector from Cambridgeport, Massachusetts, discovered a copy of The Soldier's Pocket Bible in ; he.

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Font size is great- easy read. For a compact bible, it is loaded with prayers (for all branches), quotes, patriotic songs and "Where to turn" guidance. Soldiers Pocket Book by John Harris & Rupert Godesen The edition of the Soldiers Pocket Book has updated the entire publication when compared to previous editions which you may have seen or been given.

The concept remains the same, namely, an aide mémoire for regular and reserve soldiers covering the basics of kit, weapons, webbing /5(35).

In the s, U.S. publishers printed paperbacks — everything from romances to Westerns — that were designed for battle.

Molly Guptill Manning explores their history in When Books Went to War. However the Bible rapidly became the most read book in the trenches and it provided comfort, inspiration, strength and hope to vast numbers of British Commonwealth (including Australian and NZ soldiers), German and Russian soldiers, and their families at home.

William Ewing, a minister at Gallipoli and in Mesopotamia, wrote. soldier’s pocket bible issued for the use of tiie army of oliver cromwell. [original title page.] the soldier's pocket bible, containing tiie most (if not all) of tiiose tlaces contained in iioly scripture, which do show tiie qualifications of his inner man that is a fit soldierFile Size: KB.

Actual title: The Souldiers Pocket Bible. I moved this page to the book's actual title: The Souldiers Pocket Bible.

I also added an infobox, a link to a facsimile, and did some moving and such. Fixed the second title page too. TuckerResearch20 October (UTC). The Pocket Prayer Book for Soldiers () by Sandra E. Henderson.

Hear about sales, receive special offers & more. Bible Sale- Ends Today; This book was inspired by God. It is intended to be a book that you can tuck Into your pocket, backpack, portfolio, etc. It has Prayers that are short and to the :   In the hours before the Allied invasion of Normandy on June 6, —D-Day—troops were preparing to land on a mile stretch of French coastline.

Two days before, Chaplain George Russell. P resident Woodrow Wilson wrote the Preface to a pocket Bible inwhich was passed out by the thousands to American soldiers sailing across the Atlantic to fight in France and Belgium during World War I: "The Bible is the Word of Life.

I beg that you will read it and find this out for yourselves, -read, not little snatches here and there, but long passages that will really be the.

Internet Archive BookReader The soldiers' pocket Bible. Issued for the use of the army of Oliver Cromwell, A. The soldier's pocket Bible. An exact reprint of the original edition ofwith a prefatory note by George Livermore. Published by Printed for private distribution in Cambridge [Mass.].

Written in EnglishPages: Pocket Bible. The Soldier's Pocket Bible was first issued in to Cromwell's army and was put in general use among his soldiers. The Soldier's Pocket Bible had just 16 pages that contained some verse quotations from the Geneva Bible, all related to war and intended to inspire morale among Cromwell’s soldiers.

During America's Civil War,the American Bible Society gave Bibles to both sides, as did the Protestant Episcopal Church which distributed Army and Navy Prayer books. As soldiers carried the small Bible in their shirt pocket, there are numerous instances where the Bible saved a soldier's life by stopping a bullet.

Among the many items issued to soldiers of the Second World War, Christians received a pocket-sized volume of the New Testament and Book of Psalms that included a strong exhortation from President Author: Philip Kosloski.At the time of the American Civil War, the American Tract Society printed The Soldier's Pocket Bible in large numbers to serve as a religious manual for the Northern troops.

About fifty thousand copies of The Soldier's Pocket Bible were reprinted for the troops at that time." OP's book has a decidedly American civil War era look to it, I think.No soldier in active service entangles himself in the affairs of everyday life, so that he may please the one who enlisted him as a soldier.

Therefore, take up the full armor of God, so that you will be able to resist in the evil day, and having done everything, to stand firm. I can do all things through Him who strengthens me.