Personal Recollections: a Contribution to Baptist History and Biography

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Burleigh & Flynt, 1894 - Baptists - 434 pages
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Page 369 - Then shall the King say unto them on his right hand, Come, ye blessed of my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world: for I was an hungered, and ye gave me meat: I was thirsty, and ye gave me drink: I was a stranger, and ye took me in: naked, and ye clothed me: I was sick, and ye visited me: I was in prison, and ye came unto me.
Page 164 - Feed the flock of God which is among you, taking the oversight thereof, not by constraint, but willingly ; not for filthy lucre, but of a ready mind : neither as being lords over God's heritage, but being ensamples to the flock. And when the chief Shepherd shall appear, ye shall receive a crown of glory that fadeth not away.
Page 274 - MY soul, be on thy guard, Ten thousand foes arise; The hosts of sin are pressing hard To draw thee from the skies. 2 Oh watch, and fight, and pray ; The battle ne'er give o'er; Renew it boldly every day, And help divine implore.
Page 164 - In My Father's house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and receive you to Myself; that where I am, there you may be also.
Page 272 - But arrived at Venice, he soon felt its charm renewed. " It is more beautiful,'' he writes, " than ever, and I am most thankful to be able to finish or retouch my descriptions on the spot " (September 2). Wherever beauty was to be found Ruskin had the heart to worship it, and whatever his hands found to do he did with all his might. This, as he says in an interesting piece of self-revelation, contained in a letter to his father (Verona, June 2, 1852), was his genius : — " Miss Edgeworth may abuse...
Page 216 - There, when the turmoil is no more, And all our powers decay, Our cold remains in solitude Shall sleep the years away.
Page 405 - He has fought a good fight ; he has finished his course ; he has kept the faith...
Page 295 - It is not the will of your heavenly Father that one of these little ones should perish :
Page 141 - no man can say that Jesus is Lord, but by the Holy Ghost...
Page 54 - Paul asserts, in relation to meats, that every creature of God is good, and to be received with thanksgiving...

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