The Pioneer Bishop: Or, The Life and Times of Francis Asbury (Google eBook)

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Carlton & Porter, 1858 - Methodism - 496 pages
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Page 164 - For he established a testimony in Jacob, and appointed a law in Israel, which he commanded our fathers, that they should make them known to their children: 6 That the generation to come might know them, even the children which should be born; who should arise and declare them to their children...
Page 446 - And the soldiers likewise demanded of him, saying. And what shall we do? And he said unto them. Do violence to no man, neither accuse any falsely; and be content with your wages.
Page 176 - For Zion's sake will I not hold my peace, and for Jerusalem's sake I will not rest, until the righteousness thereof go forth as brightness, and the salvation thereof as a lamp that burneth.
Page 252 - Know ye not that a little leaven leaveneth the whole lump? ^Purge out therefore the old leaven, that ye may be a new lump, as ye are unleavened. For even Christ our passover is sacrificed for us: ^Therefore let us keep the feast, not with old leaven, neither with the leaven of malice and wickedness; but with the unleavened bread of sincerity and truth.
Page 248 - Who also hath made us able ministers of the new testament ; not of the letter, but of the spirit: for the letter killeth, but the spirit giveth life.
Page 108 - Come now, and let us reason together, saith the LORD : though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they be red like crimson, they shall be as wool. 19 If ye be willing and obedient, ye shall eat the good of the land...
Page 176 - And they shall come from the east and from the west, and from the north and from the south, and shall sit down in the kingdom of God.
Page 242 - Persecutions, afflictions, which came unto me at Antioch, at Iconium, at Lystra; what persecutions I endured: but out of them all the Lord delivered me.
Page 391 - Be present at our table, Lord. Be here and everywhere adored. Thy creatures bless, and grant that we May feast in Paradise with Thee.
Page 384 - Nothing is worth a thought beneath, But how I may escape the death That never, never dies! How make 'mine own election sure, And, when I fail oit earth, secure A mansion in the skies!

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