Breathings after God, prayers, by a layman (Google eBook)

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Page 53 - O send out thy light and thy truth : let them lead me ; let them bring me unto thy holy hill, and to thy tabernacles.
Page 52 - Hide not thy face far from me; put not thy servant away in anger: thou hast been my help; leave me not, neither forsake me, O God of my salvation.
Page 9 - Union to Jesus is salvation. Love to Jesus is religion. Love to the Lord Jesus is essential and vital Christianity. It is the mainspring of the life of God in the soul of man. It is the all-inclusive germ, which involves within it every other grace. It is the pervasive spirit, without which the most correct demeanour is but dead works, and the seemliest exertions are an elegant futility. Love to Christ is the best incentive to action the best antidote to idolatry. It adorns the...
Page 52 - My heart panteth, my strength faileth me : as for the light of mine eyes, it also is gone from me.
Page 52 - Keep back thy servant from presumptuous sins: let. them not have dominion over me; then, only, shall I be upright, and shall be innocent from the great transgression!
Page 51 - And were we acquainted with the way of intermixing holy .thoughts, ejaculatory eyeings of God, in our ordinary ways, it would keep the heart in a sweet temper all the day long...
Page 53 - Wash me thoroughly from mine iniquity, and cleanse me from my sin.. Hide thy face from my sins, and blot out all mine iniquities. Create in me a clean heart, 0 God ; and renew a right spirit within me.
Page 52 - My times are in thy hand: deliver me from the hand of mine enemies, and from them that persecute me. 16 Make thy face to shine upon thy servant : save me for thy mercies
Page 52 - What profit is there in my blood, when I go down to the pit? Shall the dust praise thee? shall it declare thy truth? Hear, O Lord, and have mercy upon me Lord, be thou my helper.
Page 52 - For innumerable evils have compassed me about : mine iniquities have taken hold upon me, so that I am not able to look up; they are more than the hairs of mine head : therefore my heart faileth me. 13 Be pleased, O LORD, to deliver me: O LORD, make haste to help me.

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