The lady of the manor, conversations on the subject of confirmation, Volume 5

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Page 295 - of mind can in no degree be attained but by those who seek deliverance from the bondage of their selfish feelings in the help and power of the Lord; according to the language of the Prophet Isaiah : Hast thou not known, hast thou not heard, that the everlasting God, the Lord, the Creator
Page 293 - unto God, which is your reasonable service. And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect will of God. (Rom. xii. 1,2.)
Page 96 - Behold, as the eyes of servants look unto the hand of their masters, and as the eyes of a maiden unto the hand of her mistress; so our eyes wait upon tlie Lord our God,
Page 158 - Evil-Speaking, Lying, and Slandering. To keep my Body in Temperance, Soberness, and Chastity. Not to covet nor desire other Men's Goods; but to learn and labour truly to get mine own Living, and to do my Duty in that
Page 83 - all my Soul, and with all my Strength ; to worship him, to give him Thanks, to put my whole Trust in him, to call upon him, to honour his holy Name and his Word, and to
Page 96 - lift I up mine eyes, O thou that dwcllest in the heavens. Behold, as the eyes of servants look unto the hand of their masters, and as the eyes of a maiden unto the hand of her mistress; so our eyes wait upon
Page 227 - that which is good I find not. For the good that I would, I do not: but the evil which I would not, that I do. (Rom. vii. 18,
Page 315 - and said, Lord, how oft shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? till seven times? Jesus saith unto him, I say not unto thee, Until seven times; but, Until seventy times seven. (Matt. xviii. 21, 22.) The object of this story is, to shew wherein true charity consists. It does not consist in splendid and momentary acts of heroism, or in any sudden extraordinary
Page 282 - unto all them that call upon him, to all that call upon him in truth. He will fulfil the desire of them that fear him: he also will hear their
Page 92 - hold the truth in unrighteousness; because that which may be known of God is manifest in them ; for God hath shewed it unto them. For the

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