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Discourses and Poems of William Newell, Minister of the First Parish in ...
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Page 198 - Fair laughs the morn, and soft the zephyr blows, While, proudly riding o'er the azure realm, In gallant trim the gilded vessel goes ; Youth on the prow, and Pleasure at the helm ; Regardless of the sweeping whirlwind's sway, That, hushed in grim repose, expects his evening prey.
Page 24 - the territorial parish in which he resided, to provide for the "institution of the public worship of God, and for the support and maintenance of public Protestant teachers of piety, religion, and morality, in all cases where such provision shall not be made voluntarily.
Page 37 - For they got not the land in possession by their own sword, neither did their own arm save them; but thy right hand, and thine arm, and the light of thy countenance, because thou hadst a favor unto them.
Page 89 - follow me no farther than you have seen me follow the Lord Jesus Christ. If God reveal anything to you by any other instrument of his, be as ready to receive it as you ever were to receive any truth by my ministry. For I am verily persuaded
Page 195 - Let not your heart be troubled. Believe in God, believe also in me. In my Father's house are many mansions. I go to prepare a place for you, that where I am, there ye may be also.
Page 189 - I call to remembrance the unfeigned faith that is in thee, which dwelt first in thy grandmother Lois and thy mother Eunice, and I am persuaded that in thee also.
Page 199 - The wicked are like the troubled sea when it cannot rest, whose waters cast up mire and dirt." "There is no peace, saith my God, to the wicked.
Page 241 - silver is mine, and the gold is mine, saith the Lord of hosts." — HAGGAI ii., 8. " Silver and gold have I none; but such as I have give I thee."—
Page 89 - were to receive any truth by my ministry. For I am verily persuaded the Lord hath more truth yet to break forth from his holy Word. For my part, I cannot sufficiently bewail the condition of the reformed churches, who