The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D. ...: With Notes, Historical and Critical, Volume 9 (Google eBook)

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J. Johnson, 1808
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Page 135 - Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with humility : for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace to the humble.
Page 137 - God hath tempered the body together, having given more abundant honour to that part which lacked: that there should be no schism in the body, but that the members should have the same care one for another. And whether one member suffer, all the members suffer with it; or one member be honoured, all the members rejoice with it.
Page 251 - But if ye have bitter envying and strife in your hearts, glory not, and lie not against the truth. 15 This wisdom descendeth not from above, but is earthly, sensual, devilish. 16 For where envying and strife is, there is confusion and every evil work.
Page 171 - O my soul, come not thou into their secret; unto their assembly, mine honour, be not thou united : for in their anger they slew a man, and in their selfwUl they digged down a wall.
Page 132 - ... be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh us a reason of the hope that is in us, with meekness and fear.
Page 170 - But as touching brotherly love ye need not that I write unto you : for ye yourselves are taught of God to love one another.
Page 274 - where two or three are gathered together in thy name, thou wilt be in the midst of them, and bless them.
Page 137 - And the eye cannot say unto the hand, I have no need of thee: nor again the head to the feet, I have no need of you.
Page 314 - Nothing is so great an instance of ill manners as flattery. If you flatter all the company, you please none ; if you flatter only one or two, you affront the rest.
Page 210 - Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches ; feed me with food convenient for me: lest I be full, and deny thee, and say, Who is the Lord? or lest I be poor, and steal, and take the name of my God in vain.

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