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Page 270 - Most men will proclaim every one his own goodness: but a faithful man who can find? 7 The just man walketh in his integrity : his children are blessed after him.
Page 362 - February 29, 1856, in which a number of prominent ministers " deprecate the further prosecution of this controversy, and hereby agree to unite and abide on the doctrinal basis of the General Synod, of absolute assent to the " Word of God, as the only infallible rule of faith and practice, and fundamental agreement with the Augsburg Confession,
Page 299 - Say not thou, What is the cause that the former days were better than these? for thou dost not enquire wisely concerning this.
Page 355 - And unto the true unity of the Church, it is sufficient to agree concerning the doctrine of the Gospel and the administration of the Sacraments. Nor is it necessary that human traditions, rites, or ceremonies instituted by men, should be alike everywhere, as St. Paul saith, 'There is one faith, one baptism, one God and Father of all.
Page 33 - Then farewell, Horace ; whom I hated so, Not for thy faults, but mine ; it is a curse To understand, not feel thy lyric flow, To comprehend, but never love thy verse...
Page 342 - The immortality of the soul, the resurrection of the body, the judgment of the world by our LORD JESUS CHRIST, with the eternal blessedness of the righteous, and the eternal punishment of the wicked.
Page 340 - But the question respecting the real presence of the body and blood of Christ in the Eucharist^ in which question almost all the important differences between Lutheranism and Calvinism are included.
Page 341 - 4. The utter depravity of human nature in consequence of the fall. "5. The incarnation of the Son of God, his work of atonement for sinners of mankind, and his mediatorial intercession and reign. "6. The justification of the sinner by faith alone. "7. The work of the Holy Spirit in the conversion and sanctification of the sinner.
Page 408 - The General Synod shall apply all their powers, their prayers, and their means, toward the prevention of schisms among us, to be sedulously and incessantly regardful of the circumstances of the times, and of every casual rise and progress of unity of sentiment among Christians in general, in order that the blessed opportunities to promote concord and unity, and the interests of the Redeemer's kingdom, may not pass by neglected and unavailing.