Fate and destiny, inconsistent with Christianity: or, The horrid decree of absolute ... election and reprobation fully detected

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Page 97 - The Son of man goeth as it is written of him: but woe unto that man by whom the Son of man is betrayed ! it had been good for that man if he had not been born.
Page 140 - God hath given them the spirit of slumber, eyes that they should not see, and ears that they should not hear;) unto this day.
Page 132 - And God sent me before you to preserve you a posterity in the earth, and to save your lives by a great deliverance. So now it was not you that sent me hither, but God...
Page 148 - For that which I do I allow not: for what I would, that I do not; but what I hate, that do I.
Page 82 - The rest of mankind, God was pleased, according to the unsearchable counsel of his own will, whereby he extendeth or withholdeth mercy as he pleaseth, for the glory of his sovereign power over his creatures, to pass by, and to ordain them to dishonour and wrath for their sin, to the praise of his glorious justice.
Page 90 - But by the grace of God I am what I am; and his grace which was bestowed upon me was not in vain; but I laboured more abundantly than they all; yet not I, but the grace of God which was with me.
Page 179 - Blessed be God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies, and the God of all comfort : who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God.
Page viii - God, by which he is of purer eyes than to behold evil, and cannot look on iniquity...
Page 157 - It is impossible for those who were once enlightened, and have tasted of the heavenly gift, and were made partakers of the Holy Ghost, and have tasted the good word of God, and the powers of the world to come, —if they fall away to renew them again to repentance...
Page 184 - Book-keeping, punctual paying Bills, and thereby maintaining Credit. XII. Of the Dignity and Honour of Trade, in England, more than in other Countries ; and how the Trading Families in England are mingled with the Nobility and Gentry, so as not to be separated, or distinguished.

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