The Life of Thomas Burgess: Late Lord Bishop of Salisbury
Longman, Orme, Brown, Green & Longmans, 1840 - 557 pages
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The Life of Thomas Burgess, D. D.: F. R. S. , F. A. S. , &C. &C. &C. , Late ...
John Scandrett Harford
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Page 288 - And this is the confidence that we have in him, that if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us ; and if we know that he hear us, whatsoever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we desired of him.
Page 141 - But he held his peace, and answered nothing. Again the high priest asked him, and said unto him, Art thou the Christ, the Son of the Blessed?
Page 518 - If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us; but if we confess our sins, God is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
Page 280 - Canst thou by searching find out God? canst thou find out the Almighty unto perfection? It is as high as heaven; what canst thou do? deeper than hell; what canst thou know? The measure thereof is longer than the earth, and broader than the sea.