Zenon, the Martyr, Volume 3

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H. Colburn, 1847 - Church history
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Page 300 - Parthians, and Medes, and Elamites, and the dwellers in Mesopotamia, and in Judea, and Cappadocia, in Pontus, and Asia, Phrygia, and Pamphylia, in Egypt, and in the parts of Libya 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.
Page 192 - For if there come unto your assembly a man with a gold ring, in goodly apparel, and there come in also a poor man in vile raiment; and ye have respect to him that weareth the gay clothing, and say unto him, "Sit thou here in a good place;" and say to the poor, "Stand thou there, or sit here under my footstool:" are ye not then partial in yourselves, and are become judges of evil thoughts?
Page 191 - MY brethren, have not the faith of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Lord of glory, with respect of persons. 2 For if there come unto your assembly a man with a gold ring, in goodly apparel, and there come in also a poor man in vile raiment ; 3 And ye have respect to him that weareth the gay clothing, and say unto him, Sit thou here in a good place...
Page 192 - Do ye not know that the saints shall judge the world? and, if the world shall be judged by you, are ye unworthy to judge the smallest matters? 3 Know ye not that we shall judge angels?
Page 218 - ... wild beasts. Trajan being succeeded by Adrian, the latter continued this third persecution with as much severity as his predecessor. About this time Alexander, bishop of Rome, with his two deacons, were martyred; as were Quirinus and Hernes, with their families; Zenon, a Roman nobleman, and about ten thousand other christians.
Page 227 - God himself; that is, that they should rule all estates and degrees committed to their charge by God, whether they be Ecclesiastical or Temporal, and restrain with the civil sword the stubborn and evildoers. The Bishop of Rome hath no jurisdiction in this Realm of England.
Page 180 - He that giveth unto the poor shall not lack : but he that hideth his eyes shall have many a curse. 28 When the wicked rise, men hide themselves : but when they perish, the righteous increase.
Page 268 - Whatsoever things are pure, or lovely, or honest, or of good report ; if there be any virtue, if there be any praise, think of these things.
Page 13 - In short, in the many varied amenities of life, the fundamental rule of action should be the golden rule: " To do unto others as we would that others should do unto us.
Page 83 - Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, shall give me at that day." The lips moved, and then the whisper became audible, " Not to me only, but to all those who love his appearing.

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