An Essay Upon the Execution of the Laws Against Immorality and Prophaneness: With a Pref. Address'd to Her Majesty's Justices of the Peace

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J. Downing, 1708 - Criminal law - 206 pages
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Page 19 - ... is a minister of God to thee for good. But if thou do that which is evil, be afraid; for he beareth not the sword in vain: for he is the minister of God, a revenger to execute wrath upon him that doeth evil. Wherefore ye must needs be subject, not only for wrath- but also for conscience
Page 101 - And he shall sit as a refiner and purifier of silver; and he shall purify the sons of Levi and purge them as gold and silver, that they may offer unto the Lord an offering in righteousness.
Page 54 - ... no tradesman, artificer, workman, labourer, or other person whatsoever, shall do or exercise any worldly labour, business, or work of their ordinary callings, upon the Lord's day, or any part thereof (works of necessity and charity only excepted...
Page i - And thou, son of man, be not afraid of them, neither be afraid of their words, though briers and thorns be with thee, and thou dost dwell among scorpions : be not afraid of their words, nor be dismayed at their looks, though they be a rebellious house.
Page 115 - Take heed what ye do: for ye judge not for man, but for the LORD, who is with you in the judgment. Wherefore now let the fear of the LORD be upon you; take heed and do it: for there is no iniquity with the LORD our God, nor respect of persons, nor taking of gifts.
Page 115 - Ye shall not respect persons in judgment; but ye shall hear the small as well as the great; ye shall not be afraid of the face of man; for the judgment is God's; and the cause that is too hard for you, bring it unto me, and I will hear it.
Page 146 - For the moth shall eat them up like a garment, and the worm shall eat them like wool. But my righteousness shall be for ever, and my salvation from generation to generation.
Page 138 - Remember the word that I said unto you, The servant is not greater than the lord : if they have persecuted me, they will also persecute you ; if they have kept my saying, they will keep your's also.
Page 180 - Moment, worketh for us a far more exceeding and eternal Weight of Glory ; while we look not at the Things which are feen, but at the Things which are not feen : For the Things which are feen, are temporal ; but the * Things which are not feen, are eternal (s).'— — One e more, covfider theNectJfity of Faith to your Salvati'.n.
Page 25 - Calvert's departure (April 15), not only ' to maintain all the interests and royal jurisdictions' of the Proprietary within the province, but ' to do equal justice to the poor and to the rich after his cunning, wit, and power, according to the laws, and to delay nor to deny to any man right or justice.

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