The Child's Mirror

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James Nisbet and Company, 1845 - Bible - 78 pages

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Page 38 - 1. But love ye your enemies, and do good, and lend, hoping for nothing again ; and your reward shall be great, and ye shall be the children of the Highest: for he is kind unto the unthankful and to the evil. Be ye therefore merciful, as your Father also is merciful. Luke vi. 35, 36.
Page 16 - 3. Behold I will send you Elijah the prophet before the coming of the great and dreadful day of the Lord. And he shall turn the heart of the fathers to the children, and the heart of the children, to their fathers, lest I come and smite the earth with a curse. Mai. iv. 5, 6.
Page 24 - whereby we cry, Abba, Father. The Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God : And if children, then heirs; heirs of God, and joint heirs with Christ; if so be that we suffer with him, that we may be also glorified together. Rom. viii. 14—17.
Page 41 - My little children, these things write I unto you, that ye sin not. And if any man sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous. 1 John ii. 1. What shall we say then ? shall we continue in sin, that grace may abound ? God forbid. How shall we, that are dead to
Page 7 - Furthermore -we have had fathers of our flesh which corrected us, and we gave them reverence: shall we not much rather be in subjection unto the Father of spirits, and live ? Heb. xii. 9. Be ye therefore followers of God as dear children; and walk in love, as Christ also hath
Page 44 - That ye may be blameless and harmless, the sons of God, without rebuke, in the midst of a crooked and perverse nation, among whom ye shine as lights in the world. Phil. ii. 15. As obedient children, not fashioning yourselves according to the former lusts in your ignorance. 1 Pet.
Page 40 - The eye that mocketh at his father, and despiseth to obey his mother, the ravens of the valley shall pick it out, and the young eagles shall eat it. Prov. xxx. 17. My little children, these things write I unto you, that ye sin not. And if any man sin, we have
Page 5 - and it shall be opened unto you. If a son shall ask bread of any of you that is a father, will he give him a stone ? If ye then, being evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children: how much more shall your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him. Luke
Page 51 - Egypt. Now therefore be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves, that ye sold me hither : for God did send me before you to preserve life So now it was not you that sent me hither, but God Haste ye, and go up to my father, and
Page 43 - manifest,, and the children of the devil: whosoever doeth not righteousness is not of God, neither he that loveth not his brother. 1 John iii. 10. Woe to the rebellious children, saith the Lord, that take counsel, but not of me ; and that cover •with a covering, but not of my spirit, that they may add sin to sin.

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