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Page 468 - And he caused all, both small and great, ' rich and poor, free and bond, to receive a mark in their right ' hand, or in their foreheads; and that no man might buy or ' sell, save he that had the mark, or the name of the beast, or ' the number of the name.
Page 117 - Afterward shall the children of Israel return »' and seek the Lord their God and David their king; and shall ' fear the Lord and his goodness in the latter days.' ' I would ' not, brethren, that ye should be ignorant of this mystery, lest ' ye should be wise in your own conceits; that blindness in part
Page 130 - shalt thou delight thyself in the Lord; and I will cause thee ' to ride upon the high places of the earth, and feed thee with the 'heritage of Jacob thy father; for the mouth of the Lord hath ' spoken it.
Page 327 - to eat and drink, and to be drunken ; the Lord of that servant will come in a day when he looketh not for Him, and at an hour when he is not aware, and will cut him in sunder, and will appoint him his portion with the
Page 327 - shall find so doing. Of a truth I say unto you, that He will make him ruler over all that He hath. But and if that servant say in his heart, My Lord delayeth His coming; and shall begin to beat the menservants and maidens,
Page 21 - The woman then left her water-pot, and went her way into the city.' Rev. xxii. 17: ' And let him that heareth say, Come.' These selections are highly valuable, as showing the character of the subjects which the popular preacher of the thirteenth century was in the habit of choosing. The following
Page 130 - say, lie that scattered Israel will gather him, And keep him, as a shepherd doth his flock. For the Lord hath redeemed Jacob, And ransomed him from the hand of him that was stronger than he. Therefore shall they come and sing in the height of Zion, And shall flow together to the goodness of the Lord,
Page 217 - of the Church of England, that " the visible Church of Christ is a congregation! of faithful men, in which the pare word of God is preached, and the Sacraments be duly ministered according to Christ's ordinance
Page 7 - one of them in the pulpit. I could heartily wish/ says the Spectator, ' that some of our country clergy would follow ' this example ; and instead of wasting their spirits in laborious ' compositions of their own, would endeavour after a handsome ' elocution and all those other talents that are proper to
Page 49 - Lord's song, that they cut it down to half ' its length by clipping its words; their lips are in the chant, 'but their hearts in the platter.' And so in another place he says, ' " Let all those that seek Thee be joyful and glad in ' Thee;" but those are not glad in God who make such