A Collection of Original Sermons: Contributed by Ministers of Different Denominations, to Raise Means for the Erection of a Protestant Female College, in Greensburg, Kentucky

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Thomas Peter Akers
Morton & Griswold, 1851 - 511 pages
 

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Page 451 - For this corruptible must put on incorruption, and this mortal must put on immortality. So when this corruptible shall have put on incorruption, and this mortal shall have put on immortality; then shall be brought to pass the saying that is written, Death is swallowed up in victory.
Page 184 - And they which heard it, being convicted by their own conscience, went out one by one beginning at the eldest, even unto the last : and Jesus was left alone, and the woman standing in the midst.
Page 45 - Wherewithal shall a young man cleanse his way ? by taking heed thereto according to thy word.
Page 192 - My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations ; knowing this, that the trying of your faith worketh patience. But let patience have her perfect work, that ye may be perfect and entire, wanting nothing.
Page 36 - I understood as a child, I thought as a child : but when I became a man, I put away childish things.
Page 131 - And all the angels stood round about the throne, and about the elders and the four beasts, and fell before the throne on their faces, and worshipped God, saying, Amen : Blessing, and glory, and wisdom, and thanksgiving, and honor, and power, and might, be unto our God for ever and ever. Amen.
Page 131 - there is more joy in heaven over one sinner that repenteth, than over ninety and nine just persons that need no repentance.
Page 388 - Let as many servants as are under the yoke count their own masters worthy of all honour, that the name of God and his doctrine be not blasphemed. And they that have believing masters, let them not despise them, because they are brethren ; but rather do them service, because they are faithful and beloved, partakers of the benefit.
Page 11 - And I, brethren, when I came to you, came not with excellency of speech or of wisdom, declaring unto you the testimony of God. For I determined not to know any thing among you, save Jesus Christ, and him crucified.
Page 469 - In those days was Hezekiah sick unto death. And the prophet Isaiah the son of Amoz came to him, and said unto him, Thus saith the Lord, Set thine house in order; for thou shalt die, and not live.

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