A debate between Rev A. Campbell and Rev. N. L. Rice: on the action, subject, design and administrator of Christian baptism; also, on the character of spiritual influence in conversion and sanctification, and on the expediency and tendency of ecclesiastic creeds, as terms of union and communion; held in Lexington, Ky., from the fifteenth of November to the second of December, 1843 (Google eBook)
A. T. Skillman & son, 1844 - Religion - 912 pages
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Page 339 - Sing, O barren, thou that didst not bear; Break forth into singing, and cry aloud, thou that didst not travail with child: For more are the children of the desolate Than the children of the married wife, saith the Lord.
Page 243 - Know ye not, that so many of us as were baptized into Jesus Christ were baptized into his death? Therefore we are buried with him by baptism into death: that like as Christ was raised up from the dead by the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of life. For if we have been planted together in the likeness of his death, we shall be also in the likeness of his resurrection...
Page 333 - But as then he that was born after the flesh persecuted him that was born after the Spirit, even so it is now.
Page 276 - Enlarge the place of thy tent, And let them stretch forth the curtains of thine habitations : Spare not, lengthen thy cords, and strengthen thy stakes ; For thou shalt break forth on the right hand and on the left; And thy seed shall inherit the Gentiles, And make the desolate cities to be inhabited.
Page 669 - A new heart also will I give you, and a new spirit will I put within you: and I will take away the stony heart out of your flesh, and I will give you a heart of flesh. And I will put my Spirit within you, and cause you to walk in my statutes, and ye shall keep my judgments, and do them.
Page 418 - After this I will return, and will build again the tabernacle of David, which is fallen down ; and I will "build again the ruins thereof, and I will set it up...
Page 302 - As for me, behold my covenant is with thee, and thou shalt be a father of many nations.
Page 328 - Therefore it is of faith, that it might be by grace; to the end the promise might be sure to all the seed; not to that only which is of the law, but to that also which is of the faith of Abraham; who is the father of us all...
Page 339 - For it is written, Rejoice, thou barren that bearest not; Break forth and cry, thou that travailest not: for the desolate hath many more children than she which hath an husband.
Page 508 - Saviour toward man appeared, not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost, which he shed on us abundantly through Jesus Christ our Saviour, that being justified by his grace we should be made heirs according to the hope of eternal life.