History of Congregationalism from about A.D. 250 to the Present Time: In Continuation of the Account of the Origin and Earliest History of this System of Church Polity Contained in "A View of Congregationalism", Volume 5 (Google eBook)
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Page 517 - And Moses said unto him, Enviest thou for my sake? would God that all the Lord's people were prophets, and that the Lord would put his spirit upon them ! And Moses gat him into the camp, he and the elders of Israel.
Page 536 - In the midst of the street of it, and on either side of the river, was there the tree of life, which bare twelve manner of fruits, and yielded her fruit every month: and the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations.
Page 685 - But as to all civil purposes, the secession of a whole Church from the parish would be an extinction of the Church ; and it is competent to the members of the parish to institute a new Church, or to engraft one upon the old stock, if any of it should remain, and this new Church would succeed to all the rights of the old, in relation to the parish.
Page 167 - I doubt whether one single law of any lawgiver, ancient or modern, has produced effects of more distinct, marked, and lasting character than the Ordinance of 1787.
Page 493 - For my people have committed two evils; they have forsaken me the fountain of living waters, and hewed them out cisterns, broken cisterns, that can hold no water.
Page 435 - But as it is written, To whom he was not spoken of, they shall see : and they that have not heard shall understand.
Page 603 - When the enemy shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of the LORD shall lift up a standard against him.
Page 474 - constitution" for the proposed institution was embodied in the deed. According to this document, the donors proposed " to lay the foundation of a public free SCHOOL or ACADEMY for the purpose of instructing Youth, not only in English and Latin Grammar, Writing, Arithmetic, and those Sciences wherein they are commonly taught ; but more especially to learu them the GREAT END AND REAL BUSINESS OF LIVING.