The practical works of ... Richard Baxter, with a life of the author and a critical examination of his writings by W. Orme

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Is it best to keep set hours for prayer? ibid Q 17 May we join in family prayers with ungodly persons? ibid Q 18 What if the master or speaker be un...
May we pray absolutely for outward mercies or only conditionally?
May we pray for all that we lawfully desire?
How may we pray for the salvation of all the world? ibid Q 22 Or for the conversion of all nations?
What is to be judged of a particular faith? ibid Q 26 Is every lawful prayer accepted?
With what faith may we pray for the continuance of the church or Gospel?
How to keep up fervency in prayer
May we look to speed ever the better for any thing
What are the ends of the Sacrament? What are the parts of it? ibid Q 1 Should not the Sacrament have more preparation than
himself to be sincere all one as to communicating? 323 Q 9 Wherein lieth the sin of an ungodly person if he receive? ibid Q 10 Doth all unworthy ...
What if I cannot communicate unless I conform to
Directions for fearful troubled Christians who are perplexed
Signs of a graceless state
Directions against it
The Temptations of the Poor
Q Will late repentance serve the turn in such a case?
Directions for a comfortable or peaceable death
Directions for resisting the temptations of Satan in time
Directions for doing good to others in our sickness
Is it meet to make known to the sick their danger
What can be done in so short a time?
A Form of Exhortation to the godly in sickness for their com

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Page 88 - Evening, and morning, and at noon, will I pray, and cry aloud: and he shall hear my voice.
Page 376 - And he that overcometh, and keepeth my works unto the end, to him will I give power over the nations: And he shall rule them with a rod of iron; as the vessels of a potter shall they be broken to shivers: even as I received of my Father.
Page 65 - My son, hear the instruction of thy father, and forsake not the law of thy mother: For they shall be an ornament of grace unto thy head, and chains about thy neck.
Page 204 - Servants, obey in all things your masters according to the flesh ; not with eye-service, as men-pleasers, but in singleness of heart, fearing God ; and whatsoever ye do, do it- heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men ; knowing that of the Lord ye shall receive the reward of the inheritance ; for ye serve the Lord Christ.
Page 65 - Let your women keep silence in the churches: for it is not permitted unto them to speak; but they are commanded to be under obedience, as also saith the law. 35 And if they will learn any thing, let them ask their husbands at home: for it is a shame for women to speak in the church.
Page 54 - But he that knew not. and did commit things worthy of stripes, shall be beaten with few stripes. For unto whomsoever much is given, of him shall be much required; and to whom men have committed much, of him they will ask the more.
Page 67 - Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom ; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord.
Page 188 - Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying.
Page 111 - Foolishness is bound in the heart of a child; but the rod of correction shall drive it far from him (xxii.
Page 88 - My soul waiteth for the Lord more than they that watch for the morning: I say, more than they that watch for the morning.

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