A sinner saved, revised by J. Upton, with an appendix by S. Rowles

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After my mum died recently myself and my 2 brothers have been clearing through her house and amongst many things we have found this book, an original copy. It is not in the best of conditions but the most intriguing this is that on the inside cover has the following hand written detail.
William Foxwells Book, 1810,
with a further hand written detail of
(appears to say) Miles Matthews 1846.
Furthermore a couple of pages later it repeats in handwriting;
William Foxwell, His Book 1810.
it would strongly suggest that this book is an original from its publising date of 1808.
we are naturally stunned to find it. If anyone has an interest in knowing more etc then please email me at petehut@talktalk.net.
This review added 19th January 2011.
 

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Page 81 - When the poor and needy seek water, and there is none, and their tongue faileth for thirst, I the Lord will hear them, I the God of Israel will not forsake them. I will open rivers in high places, and fountains in the midst of the valleys: I will make the wilderness a pool of water, and the dry land springs of water.
Page 93 - And Jesus, when he was baptized, went up straightway out of the water: and, lo, the heavens were opened unto him, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove, and lighting upon him: 17 And lo a voice from heaven, saying, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.
Page 166 - By faith Moses, when he was come to years, refused to be called the son of Pharaoh's daughter; choosing rather to suffer affliction with the people of God, than to enjoy the pleasures of sin for a season : esteeming the reproach of Christ greater riches than the treasures in Egypt ; for he had respect unto the recompense of the reward.
Page 128 - BLESS the LORD, O my soul: And all that is within me, bless his holy name. Bless the LORD, 0 my soul, And forget not all his benefits : Who forgiveth all thine iniquities; Who healeth all thy diseases; Who redeemeth thy life from destruction ; Who crowneth thee with lovingkindness and tender mercies; Who satisfieth thy mouth with good things ; So that thy youth is renewed like the eagle's.
Page 49 - WHEN all Thy mercies, O my God, My rising soul surveys, Transported with the view, I'm lost In wonder, love, and praise.
Page 118 - For thus saith the Lord unto the eunuchs that keep my Sabbaths, and choose the things that please me, and take hold of my covenant ; even unto them will I give in mine house and within my walls a place and a name better than of sons and of daughters : I will give them an everlasting name, that shall not be cut off.
Page 128 - For as the heaven is high above the earth, so great is His mercy toward them that fear Him. As far as the east is from the west, so far hath He removed our transgressions from us.
Page 43 - O LORD : my spirit faileth : hide not thy face from me, lest I be like unto them that go down into the pit.
Page 133 - For a small moment have I forsaken thee; but with great mercies will I gather thee. In a little wrath I hid My face from thee for a moment; but with everlasting kindness will I have mercy on thee, saith the LORD thy Redeemer.
Page 90 - Jesus saith unto her, Woman, why weepest thou? whom seekest thou? She, supposing him to be the gardener, saith unto him, Sir, if thou have borne him hence, tell me where thou hast laid him, and I will take him away.

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