For the vision is yet for an appointed time, but at the end it shall speak, and not lie: though it tarry, wait for it;
because it will surely come, it will not tarry.
—Hab. 2.3.

 Hide Menu 
Hide Banner

Select Writings

of

ALEXANDER SHIELDS,

Minister of the Gospel.

His Life:

  1. The Life of ALEXANDER SHIELDS as related in John Howie's Biographia Scoticana.
  2. Biographical Note from John Howie's Sermons in Times of Persecution in Scotland.

Sermons & Lectures:

Works:

A Hind Let Loose; or, An Historical Representation of the Testimonies of the Church of Scotland, for the Interest of Christ.

The Humble Proposals of Alexander Shields to the Remanent Members of the General Assembly.


A
HIND LET LOOSE;
OR,
AN HISTORICAL REPRESENTATION
OF THE
T E S T I M O N I E S
OF THE
CHURCH OF SCOTLAND,
FOR THE
INTEREST OF CHRIST.

[Several Sections from the beginning of this work are available offsite, but they may be in need of proofreading & correction.]

HEAD V: The Principle of, & Testimony for, Defensive Arms Vindicated.

HEAD VI: The Extraordinary Executing of Judgment by Private Persons Vindicated.

HEAD VII: The Sufferings of many, for Refusing to pay the wicked Exactions of the Cess, Locality, Fines, &c. Vindicated.