A treatise on the nature and importance of the sacraments, in three parts: Part I.--On sacraments in general: showing their nature, necessity, and importance. Part II.--On baptism. Attempting to illustrate what the religious meaning and design of it are.--Who are the proper subjects.--And what is the proper mode. Part III.--On the sacraments, as connected with the covenants. With a summary; and applicatory conclusion. All founded on the scriptures, Parts 1-3 (Google eBook)

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Printed by Daniel Greenleaf, 1802 - Baptism - 272 pages
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Page 213 - For I know him, that he will command his children, and his household after him, and they shall keep the way of the Lord, to do justice and judgment ; that the Lord may bring upon Abraham that which he hath spoken of him.
Page 215 - O that there were such an heart in them, that they would fear me, and keep all my commandments always, that it might be well with them, and with their children for ever ! Go say to them, Get you into your tents again.
Page 105 - Bring forth therefore fruits worthy of repentance, and begin not to say within yourselves, We have Abraham to our father: for I say unto you. That God is able of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham.
Page 193 - I do set my bow in the cloud, and it shall be for a token of a covenant between me and the earth.
Page 190 - And God spake unto Noah, and to his sons with him, saying, And I, behold, I establish my covenant with you, and with your seed after you ; and with every living creature that is with you, of the fowl, of the cattle, and of every beast of the earth with you ; from all that go out of the ark, to every beast of the earth.
Page 158 - Therefore we are buried with him by baptifm into death ; that like as Chrift was raifed up from the dead by the glory of the Father, even fo we alfo fhould walk in newnefs of life.
Page 101 - Christ makes thorough work ; for his fan is in his hand, and he will thoroughly purge his floor, and gather the wheat into the garner; but he will burn up the chaff with unquenchable fire.
Page 217 - Lord, and bow myfelf be*' fore the high God ? mall I come before " him with burnt-offerings, with calves " of a year old ? will the Lord be pleafed " with thoufands of rams, or with ten " thoufands of rivers of oil ? mall I give " my firft-born for my tranfgreffion, the " fruit of my body for the fin of my foul ? " He hath fhewed thee, O man, what is " good : and what doth the Lord require " of thee, but to do juftly, to love mer" cy, and to walk humbly with thy " God r The ancient Perfians acknowledged...
Page 234 - What mean the testimonies, and the statutes, and the judgments, which the LORD our God hath commanded you ? Then thou shalt say unto thy son, We were Pharaoh's bondmen in Egypt ; and the LORD brought us out of Egypt with a mighty hand...
Page 38 - And to make all men see what is the fellowship of the mystery, which from the beginning of the world hath been hid in God, who created all things by Jesus Christ...

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