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Page 148 - my footstool,' are ye not then partial in yourselves and are become judges of evil thoughts?" Hearken, my beloved brethren, hath not God chosen the poor of this world, rich in faith and heirs of the Kingdom which he hath promised to them that love Him. But ye have despised the poor.
Page 93 - element in her. To what were the ministers of the Church of England ordained ? '• The Church and the congregation, whom you must serve, is His spous3 and body." " Take thou authority to preach the Word of God and to minister the holy sacraments in the congregation where
Page 197 - and He will surely do so. Since His ascension He has left the living spirit with His Church, and if we seek to remove these hindrances, not by might nor by power, but by the spirit of the Lord of Hosts, before us
Page 108 - But the enemy sleeps not. The Society for the Liberation of Religion from State Patronage and Control (it is well to give it now and then its full title) is as active as- ever, though its work does not meet the public eye. Church
Page 150 - Let nothing be done through strife and vain glory ; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem others better than themselves. Look not every man on his own
Page 216 - Spirit of the living God: not in tables of stone, but in fleshy tables of the heart." To educate the Clergy in anything lower than this is to fall from
Page 230 - From twenty and five years old and upwards they shall go in to wait upon the service of the Tabernacle of the Congregation, and from the age of
Page 244 - the children of Levi all the tenth in Israel, for an inheritance, for the service which they serve.—Lev. xxvii, 30. And, if given to Levi, given also to the Priests of the New Covenant. For this is not a Levitical Enactment, to be abrogated with the Cermonial Law, but a Primeval Institution, of perpetual obligation. For, Abraham paid tithes of all his spoils to Melchi'sedec, the Priest of
Page 58 - are very ancient officers of the Church, but almost grown out of use, though these Deaneries still subsist as an Ecclesiastical division of the Diocese or Archdeaconry. They seem to have been deputies of the Bishop, planted all round his Diocese, the better to inspect the conduct of the Parochial Clergy, to inquire into and report