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Page 266 - 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 382 - Do you believe the Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments to be the word of God, the only infallible rule of faith and practice?
Page 358 - 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 295 - Say not thou, What is the cause that the former days were better than these? for thou dost not enquire wisely concerning this.
Page 351 - 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 29 - 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 336 - But the question respecting the real presence of the body and blood of Christ in the Eucharist...
Page 338 - 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. 9. The divine institution of the Christian ministry, and the obligation and perpetuity of the ordinances of Baptism and the LORD'S Supper.
Page 337 - 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.