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asserting that he himself worked miracles, strictly and properly so called, in support of the mission which he executed'; the history, meanwhile, recording various passages of his ministry, which come up to the extent of this assertion. The question is, whether falsehood. was 'ever attested by evidence like this. Falsehoods, we know, have found their way into reports, into tradition, into books; but is an example to be met with, of a man voluntarily undertaking a life of want and pain, of incessant fatigue, of continual peril; submitting to the loss of his home and country, to stripes and stoning, to tedious imprisonment, and the constant expectation of a violent death, for the sake of carrying about a story of what was false, and of what, if false, he must have known to be

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