Lectures on the revival of religion, by ministers of the Church of Scotland [ed. by W.M. Hetherington].
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Page 45 - yea, sweep away the evidence which the Divine Redeemer himself hath supplied of the completeness of his righteousness: "Of righteousness, because I go to my Father, and ye see me no more" The evidence on which the Comforter convinces men that Christ's righteousness is sufficient for their justification is, that He has gone to the Father.
Page 320 - Converted souls will look back with loathing on one continued course of dishonours done to the glorious God. They will see an unspeakable depth of meaning in that question of an Apostle—"What fruit had ye then in those things whereof ye are now ashamed; for the end of those things is death?
Page 315 - seed, and my blessing upon thine offspring: and they shall spring up as among the grass, as willows by the water-courses. One shall say, I am the Lord's; and another shall call himself by the name of Jacob; and another shall subscribe with his hand unto the Lord, and surname himself by the name of Israel.'
Page 275 - after seventy years be accomplished at Babylon, I will visit you, and perform my good word, in causing you to return to this place; then shall ye call upon me, and ye shall go and pray unto me, and I will hearken unto you; ye shall seek me and find me
Page 137 - answers petitions immediately after they are preferred, to show that he is the hearer and answerer of prayer: "And it shall come to pass, that before they call, I will answer; and while they are yet speaking, I will hear.
Page 429 - souls are mine," saith the Lord our Maker ; " as the soul of the father, so also the soul of the son: The soul that sinneth it shall die." You cannot of yourselves convert your children; you can train and qualify them for the
Page 214 - to pass in that day, that the mountains shall drop down new wine, and the hills shall flow with milk, and all the rivers of Judah shall flow with waters, and a fountain shall come forth cf the house of the Lord, and shall water the valley of 1 Joel,
Page 409 - and peace have kissed each other. Truth shall spring out of the earth; and righteousness shall look down from heaven. Yea, the Lord shall give that which is good; and our land shall yield her increase. Righteousness shall go before him and shall set us in
Page 440 - mourneth for his only son, and shall be in bitterness for him as one that is in bitterness for his first-born." Let such be your mourning—such the mourning of this people; and God who is true—who loved you—who
Page 286 - Saviour's account requires to be revived. " Unto the angel of the church of Ephesus, write—I know thy works, and thy labour, and thy patience, and how thou canst not bear with them which are evil; and thou hast tried them which say they are apostles and are