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History of the First Church in Boston, 1630-1880 (Classic Reprint)
Arthur Blake Ellis
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Page 231 - Who have said, With our tongue will we prevail; our lips are our own: who is lord over us?
Page 212 - She is not afraid of the snow for her household: for all her household are clothed with scarlet.
Page xxxii - And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also **. 3 Thou therefore endure hardness, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.
Page 44 - A living, breathing Bible ; tables, where Both covenants at large engraven were ; Gospel and law in's heart had each its column, His head an index to the sacred volume. His very name a title-page ; and next, His life a commentary on the text. O what a monument of glorious worth, When in a new edition he comes forth, . Without erratas, may we think he'll be, In leaves and covers of eternity...
Page 74 - A man may not sell above the current price, ie, such a price as is usual in the time and place, and as another (who knows the worth of the commodity) would give for it, if he had occasion to use it; as that is called current money, which every man will take, etc.
Page 71 - ... he could get no assurance, till at length, as he was taking a pipe of...
Page 54 - That the person of the Holy Ghost dwells in a justified person. 2. That no sanctification can help to evidence to us our justification.
Page 114 - Take counsel, execute judgment; make thy shadow as the night in the midst of the noonday; hide the outcasts; bewray not him that wandereth. 4 Let mine outcasts dwell with thee, Moab; be thou a covert to them from the face of the spoiler: for the extortioner is at an end, the spoiler ceaseth, the oppressors are consumed out of the land.