The works of John Owen, Volume 14

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Johnstone and Hunter, 1851 - Puritans
 

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Despite his other achievements, Owen is best famed for his writings. These cover the range of doctrinal, ecclesiastical and practical subjects. They are characterized by profundity, thoroughness and ... Read full review

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Page 437 - Thou shalt not make to thyself any graven image, nor the likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or in the earth beneath, or in the water under the earth. Thou shalt not bow down to them, nor worship them...
Page 209 - How is the faithful city become an harlot! it was full of judgment; righteousness lodged in it; but now murderers. Thy silver is become dross; thy wine mixed with water; thy princes are rebellious, and companions of thieves: every one loveth gifts, and followeth after rewards: they judge not the fatherless, neither doth the cause of the widow come unto them.
Page 424 - For your sacrifice cannot be performed, without a supposition of a change of the substance of the bread and wine into the substance of the body and blood of Christ...
Page 486 - In meekness instructing those that oppose themselves ; if God peradventure will give them repentance to the acknowledging of the truth...
Page 346 - They were wont to speak in old time, saying, They shall surely ask counsel at Abel : and so they ended the matter. 19 I am one of them that are peaceable and faithful in Israel: thou seekest to destroy a city and a mother in Israel: why wilt thou swallow up the inheritance of the LORD...
Page 486 - Hold fast the form of sound words which thou hast heard in faith and love which is in CHRIST JESUS.
Page 236 - Placuit, picturas in ecclesia esse non debere; ne quod colitur et adoratur in parietibus depingatur...
Page 488 - Let them alone ; they 14 are blind leaders of the blind ; and if the blind lead the blind, both will fall into the ditch.
Page 60 - Him : the eyes of your understanding being enlightened that ye may know what is the hope of His calling, and what the riches of the glory of his inheritance in the saints, and what is the exceeding greatness of His power to usward who believe, according to the working of His mighty power...
Page 522 - ... nor will I ever give my consent to alter the government of this Church by archbishops, bishops, deans, and archdeacons, &c., as it stands now established...

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