An Essay on the Principles of Human Knowledge (Google eBook)

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J. Archdeacon & J. Burges, 1794 - Knowledge, Theory of - 240 pages
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Page 91 - The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me ; because the Lord hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek ; he hath sent me to bind up the broken hearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound...
Page 91 - But He was wounded for our tranfgreffions, He was bruifed for our iniquities : the chaftifement of our peace was upon Him ; and with His ftripes we are healed. All we like meep have gone aftray ; we have turned every one to his own way ; and the LORD hath laid on Him the iniquity of us all.
Page 91 - He was taken from prifon and from judgment : and who mall declare His generation ? for He was cut off out of the land of the living : for the tranfgreffion of my people was was He ftricken. And He made His grave with the wicked, and with the rich in His death ; becaufe He had done no violence, neither was any deceit in His mouth.
Page 115 - I am not mistaken in enumerating them, somewhere between three and four hundred new propositions of one kind or other, considerably more than have been given by any English writer ; and in novelty and difficulty not inferior ; I wish I could subjoin in utility : many more might have been added, but I never could hear of any reader in England out of Cambridge, who took the pains to read and understand what I have written.
Page 91 - He is defpifed and rejected of men ; a Man of forrows, and acquainted with grief: and we hid as it were our faces from Him ; He was defpifed, and we efteemed Him not.
Page 240 - Knowledge," which contain a just and pleasing specimen of his genuine piety and unfeigned humility. " Should it please Providence to deprive me of the use of my Faculties, may I submit with humble resignation ! May I for the future lead a life better in practice, and more fervent in devotion to the Supreme Being; and may God grant me his grace here, and pardon for my sins, when the trumpet of the great Archangel shall summon me to life again, and to judgement!" ' WARNER (FERDINANDO), a very voluminous...
Page 90 - The prediction of Ifaiah is ftill clearer : ch. ix. 6, 7. " unto us a child is born, unto us a fon is " given, and the government fhall be upon his fhoulders ; and his " name fhall be called * Wonderful, Counfellor, the Mighty God, ." the Everlafting Father, the Prince of Peace : of the increafe of " his government and peace there fhall be no end, upon the throne
Page 91 - The Spirit of the LORD GOD is upon Me, becaufe the LORD hath anointed me...
Page 114 - I have given a history of the inventions of the different writers, and ascribed them to their respective authors, and likewise some account of my own. To every one of these sciences I have been able to make some additions, and in the whole, if I am not mistaken in enumerating them, somewhere between three...
Page 113 - Two things which are equal to a third are equal to each other; the whole is greater than its part; every effect has a cause; we must do good and evil.

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