Submission to the righteousness of God: or, The necessity of trusting to a better righteousness than our own, opened and defended, in a plain practical discourse upon Rom.X.3 (Google eBook)

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Printed for D. Midwinter and A. Ward, 1732 - Bible - 192 pages
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Page 107 - And if by grace, then is it no more of works: otherwise grace is no more grace. But if it be of works, then it is no more grace: otherwise work is no more work.
Page 84 - Where is boasting then? It is excluded. By what law? Of works? Nay; but by the law of faith.
Page xvii - The condition of man, after the fall of Adam, is such, that he cannot turn and prepare himself, by his own natural strength and good works, to faith, and calling upon God : wherefore we have no power to do good works pleasant and acceptable to God, without the grace of God by Christ preventing us, that we may have a good will, and working with us, when we have that good will.
Page 24 - And this I say, that the covenant that was confirmed before of God in Christ, the law, which was four hundred and thirty years after, cannot disannul, that it should make the promise of none effect. For if the inheritance be of the law, it is no more of promise; but God gave it to Abraham by promise.
Page 33 - God, who is the Lamb of God, that takes away the sins of the world...
Page 159 - Above all we are required to love the Lord our God with all our heart, and mind...
Page 89 - For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think soberly, according, as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith.
Page 10 - Chrift, and be found in him ; not having mine own righteoufnefs, which is of the law, but that which is through the faith of Chrift, the righteoufnefs which is of God by faith,
Page 70 - Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you seemeth to be wise in this world, let him become a fool, that he may be wise.
Page xxvi - THEY also are to be had accursed, that presume to say, that every man shall be saved by the law or sect which he professeth, so that he be diligent to frame his life according to that law, and the light of nature. For holy Scripture doth set out unto us only the name of Jesus Christ, whereby men must be saved.

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