Endeavors After the Christian Life: A Volume of Discourses, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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J. Munroe, 1844 - Sermons, American - 291 pages
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OCLC: 26921797
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Page 253 - Verily, I say unto you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, shall in no wise enter therein.
Page 140 - Now if Christ be preached that he rose from the dead, how say some among you that there is no resurrection of the dead?
Page 25 - It is as natural to die as to be born; and to a little infant, perhaps, the one is as painful as the other. He that dies in an earnest pursuit, is like one that is wounded in hot blood ; who, for the time, scarce feels the hurt ; and therefore a mind fixed and bent upon somewhat that is good, doth avert the dolours of death ; but, above all, believe it, the sweetest canticle is, '' Nunc dimittis" when a man hath obtained worthy ends and expectations.
Page 182 - Behold, the hour cometh, yea, is now come, that ye shall be scattered, every man to his own, and shall leave me alone: and yet I am not alone, because the Father is with me.
Page 38 - And so it is written, The first man Adam was made a living soul ; the last Adam was made a quickening spirit.
Page 87 - Consider the lilies how they grow: they toil not, they spin not; and yet I say unto you, that Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.
Page 220 - Christ was born at dead of night; and though there has been no power like his, ' he did not strive nor cry, neither was his voice heard in the streets.
Page 99 - From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
Page 9 - And there was delivered unto him the book of the prophet Esaias. And when he had opened the book, he found the place where it was written, The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to preach the Gospel to the poor...
Page 23 - God, Saying, We give thee thanks, O Lord God Almighty, who art, and wast, and art to come, because thou hast taken to thee thy great power, and hast reigned.

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