A Concise Historical Account of the Present Constitution of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren Adhering to the Confession of Augsburg

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M'Carty & Davis, 1833 - 71 pages
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Page 48 - And I, brethren, when I came to you, came not with excellency of speech or of wisdom, declaring unto you the testimony of God. For I determined not to know any thing among you, save Jesus Christ, and him crucified.
Page 53 - Ephesians, charges them to speak to themselves in psalms and hymns, and spiritual songs, singing and making melody in their hearts to the Lord ; and who exhorts the Colossians to teach and admonish one another in psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs.
Page 27 - And when one of their members publishes an account of the manner in which the United Brethren preach the Gospel, and carry on their missions among the heathen...
Page 26 - It shall be the duty of the Professors, under the direction of the Board of Directors, to supply the pupils of the Institution with the preaching of the Gospel, and the administration of the sacraments of the Christian Church; if this supply shall not, in the judgment of the Directors, be satisfactorily furnished by a Church or Churches in the place where the Institution shall be established.
Page 57 - Powerful experience in the Unity of the Brethren, that Jesus is the Chief Shepherd and Head of the Church. For particulars, see Historical Sketch. f 8 II •• I '- 1 1 II : '' i ' II .'
Page 48 - ... not with enticing words of human wisdom, but in demonstration of the Spirit and with power.
Page 12 - Company was incorporated by an Act of Parliament, to which the Royal assent was given on the 4th day of July, 1844, and by which it was provided, that the sum of 1,100,000/. should be the capital of the Company, and that the same should be divided into 22,000 shares, each of the amount of 501., and every person subscribing 50/.
Page 59 - The design of this regulation is, to bring home to every station in life, the duties and obligations incumbent upon the same, according to the Holy Scriptures, and thus to facilitate their fulfilment.

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