Sermons, preached before a Country Congregation

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C.J.G. & F. Rivington, 1831 - Sermons, English - 80 pages

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Page 134 - Wherefore, when he cometh into the world, he saith, sacrifice and offering thou wouldest not, but a body hast thou prepared me: in burnt-offerings and sacrifices for sin thou hast no pleasure; then said I, lo, I come, in the volume of the book it is written of me, to do thy will, O God 2
Page 133 - But Christ being come an High Priest of good things to come, by a greater and more perfect tabernacle, not made with hands, that is to say, not of this building, neither by the blood of goats and calves, but by his own blood, he entered once into the holy place, having obtained
Page 43 - I will hide mine eyes from you; yea, when ye make many prayers I will not hear :— wash you, make you clean, put away the evil of your doings from before mine eyes ; cease to do evil, learn to do well; seek judgment, relieve the oppressed, judge the fatherless, plead for the widow 1.
Page 150 - deceiver said, while he was yet alive, after three days I will rise again ; command, therefore, that the sepulchre be made sure until the third day, lest his disciples come by night and steal him away, and say unto the people, he is risen from the dead 1.
Page 166 - dwellers in Mesopotamia, and in Judea and Cappadocia, in Pontus and Asia, Phrygia and Pamphylia, in Egypt and in the parts of Lybia about Cyrene, and strangers of Rome, Jews and proselytes, Cretes and Arabians ; we do hear them speak in our tongues the wonderful works of God 1.
Page 151 - Epistle to the Corinthians, that " he was seen of Cephas, then of the twelve, after that, he was seen of above five hundred brethren at once ; after that, he was seen of James, then of all the apostles, and last of all,
Page 166 - all amazed, and marvelled, saying one to another, Behold, are not all these which speak Galileans ? And how hear we every man in our own tongue, wherein we were born ? Parthians and Medes, and Elamites, and dwellers in Mesopotamia, and in Judea and Cappadocia, in Pontus and Asia, Phrygia and Pamphylia, in Egypt and in the parts of Lybia about
Page 219 - Man that is born of a woman is of few days, and full of trouble ; he cometh forth like a flower and is cut down ; he fleeth also as a shadow, and continueth not 1 .
Page 164 - And when the day of Pentecost was fully come, they were all with one accord in one place. And suddenly there came a sound from heaven, as of a rushing mighty wind; and it filled all the house where they were sitting. And there appeared unto them cloven tongues, like as fire; and it sat upon each of
Page 157 - then shall he sit on the throne of his glory ; and before him shall be gathered all nations, and he shall separate them one from another, as a shepherd divideth the sheep from the goats ; and he shall set the sheep on his right hand and the goats on his left; then shall the King say unto

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