The Phenix, 2. köide

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J. Morphew, 1708
 

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Page 39 - I exhort you, that you never swerve, neither for hope of life, nor fear of death. For if you will deny his truth, to give length to a weary and corrupt breath, God himself will deny you, and by vengeance make short what you by your soul's loss would prolong; but if you will cleave to him, he will stretch forth your days to an uncircumscribed comfort and to his own glory. To the which glory God bring me now, and you hereafter, when it shall...
Page 343 - All things are delivered to me of my Father : and no man knoweth who the Son is, but the Father ; and who the Father is, but the Son, and he to whom the Son will reveal him.
Page 409 - Know therefore this day, and consider it in thine heart, that the Lord he is God in heaven above, and upon the earth beneath : there is none else.
Page 464 - Behold, the nations are as a drop of a bucket, and are counted as the small dust of the balance : behold, he taketh up the isles as a very little thing.
Page 36 - Why, is it not as possible that Christ, by his power, could make his body both to be eaten and broken...
Page 39 - Be penitent for your sins, and yet despair not: be strong in faith, and yet presume not; and desire, with St. Paul, to be dissolved and to be with Christ, with whom even in death there is life. Be like the good servant, and even at midnight be waking, lest, when death cometh and stealeth upon you like a thief in the night, you...
Page 38 - He bequeathed unto us wretches, which shall lead you to the path of eternal joy ; and if you, with a good mind, read it, and with an earnest mind do purpose to follow it, it shall bring you to an immortal and everlasting life ; it shall teach you to live, and learn you to die ; it shall win you more than you should have gained by the possession of your woful father's lands.
Page 242 - Lord, rich in mercy, and infinite in goodness, hast provided our redemption to stand in thine only and well-beloved Son, whom of very love thou didst give to be made man like unto us in all things, sin excepted...
Page 38 - that we shall never meet, except God turn your heart ; for I am assured unless you repent, and turn to God, you are in an evil case. And I pray God, in the bowels of his mercy, to send you his Holy Spirit, for he hath given you his great gift of utterance, if it pleased him also to open the eyes of your heart.
Page 197 - If the commandment of authority urge the conscience of yours and our brethren, more than they can bear ; we unfeignedly crave of you, that ye remember, that ye are called the light of the world and the earth.

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