Sweden: its religious state and prospects

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Page 32 - Come, now, and let us reason together ; though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow ; though they be red like crimson, they shall be as wool.
Page 45 - As cold waters to a thirsty soul, so is good news from a far country.
Page 10 - Since it chose to delay the settlement, it is difficult to see how the conclusion can be avoided that it did not care to take the responsibility of passing upon the general prohibition of strikes.
Page 43 - We already reckon more than twenty congregations around this, where a greater or less number of men have been either awakened to understand their ruin, condemnation, and danger, or have been brought, through the gospel, to new and right peace in Christ. Whole congregations, for instance Fjelkestad, where formerly no token of spiritual life had been discerned within the memory of man, and where ministers equally with...
Page 40 - Some years since our fatherland was a desert, in whose sandy waste only a few green oases were found here and there ; now new oases shoot up, like the stars in a winter evening...
Page 28 - ... Lord is near, even in the prison-vault. It is beneficial to the proud Adam, that he may be crucified and die, that the new man may grow up to the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ. The gate is strait, — the way is narrow. No one is crowned, except he strive lawfully. He that endurcth to the end shall be saved.
Page 27 - King, who must, before every other, be obeyed in all spiritual things; that lie alone is Lord, to the glory of God, the Father. Pray, also, for me, that I may speak wisely, and with open mouth declare the unsearchable riches of Christ I stand much in need of the prayers of my fellow Christians. I am so cold, so hard, so dead, so little disposed to good ; but I must at the same time say, that amidst all this I have the consciousness that in the Lord we have righteousness and strength. Jesus...
Page 44 - FARM-SERVANT. cost, is the person who all around here has been the instrument of the most remarkable revivals.

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