Report - British and Foreign Bible Society, Volume 13

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Bible House., 1817 - Bible
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Page 235 - And I heard as it were the voice of a great multitude, and as the voice of many waters, and as the voice of mighty thunderings, saying, Alleluia ; for the Lord God omnipotent reigneth.
Page 298 - Christian breast, and warm and invigorate the thousands whose bosoms glow with united zeal to diffuse the " light of the knowledge of the glory of God, as it shines in the face of Jesus Christ," to those who still sit in the vast and remote regions of the shadow of death.
Page 5 - Blessed be the Lord God, the God of Israel, who only doeth wondrous things. And blessed be his glorious name for ever: and let the whole earth be filled with his glory; Amen, and Amen.
Page 295 - And another also said, Lord, I will follow thee; but let me first go bid them farewell, which are at home at my house. And Jesus said unto him, No man, having put his hand to the plough, and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of God.
Page 119 - Now there are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit. And there are differences of administrations, but the same Lord And there are diversities of operations, but it is the same God which worketh all in all.
Page 221 - But when he saw the multitudes, he was moved with compassion on them, because they fainted, and were scattered abroad, as sheep having no shepherd.
Page civ - And I saw another angel fly in the midst of heaven, having the everlasting Gospel to preach to them that dwell on the earth, and to every nation, and kindred, and tongue, and people...
Page 32 - What has created so strange , so beneficent an alteration ? This is no doubt the doing of the Lord, and it is marvellous in our eyes. But what instrument has he thought fit chiefly to use? That which contributes, in all latitudes and climes, to make Christians feel their unity, to re30 buke the spirit of strife, and to open upon them the day of brotherly concord — the Bible!
Page 31 - Sovereigns are. gathering their fairest honours from spreading abroad the oracles of the Lord your God * Is it possible that you should not see, in this state of human things, a mighty motion of Divine Providence ? The most heavenly charity treads close upon the march of conflict and blood ! The world is at peace ! Scarce has the soldier time to unbind his helmet, and to wipe away the sweat from his brow, ere the voice of mercy succeeds to the clarion of battle, and calls the nations from enmity...
Page 233 - And ye became followers of us, and of the Lord, having received the" word in much affliction, with joy of the Holy Ghost : 7 So that ye were ensamples to all that believe in Macedonia and Achaia.

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