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Page 15 - I speak to your shame. Is it so, that there is not a wise man among you ? no, not one that shall be able to judge between his brethren ? 6 But brother goeth to law with brother, and that before the unbelievers.
Page 6 - And Pilate answered and said again unto them, What will ye then that I shall do unto him whom ye call the King of the Jews?
Page 7 - All this was done, that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the Prophet, saying, tell ye the daughter of Sion, behold, thy King cometh unto thee meek, and sitting upon an ass, and a colt the foal of an ass.
Page 12 - And the king said, Divide the living child in two, and give half to the one, and half to the other.
Page 9 - ... historical event and solemn consecration. It is preceded by fasting and seclusion, and takes place in the most sacred church in Russia ; the Emperor, not as in the corresponding forms of European investiture a passive recipient, but himself the principal figure in the whole scene; himself reciting aloud the confession of the Orthodox faith ; himself alone on his knees, amidst the assembled multitude, offering up the prayer of intercession for the Empire ; himself placing his own crown with his...
Page 20 - ... while time continues ; that every thing else, in society and in history, is but the scaffolding to it ; that its results will still continue when Waterloo and Trafalgar are wholly forgotten. There will come to us quickening inspiration from the thought, on every side. Even Paul himself rejoiced to say, when no man stood with him, but all men forsook him : " Notwithstanding, the Lord stood with me, and strengthened me ; that by me the preaching might be fully known, and that all the Gentiles might...
Page 20 - The character of the seventh trumpet is, that under it, the kingdoms of this world were to become the kingdoms of our Lord and of his Christ...
Page 11 - It is not lawful for me, whose place is among the Laity, to busy myself with matters of faith.