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Page 293 - accepted by a just and merciful God, who will judge mankind according to the degrees of instruction, and opportunities of improvement which have been respectively afforded them. " If there be a willing mind, it is accepted according to that a man hath, and not according to what a man hath not.
Page 288 - root up also the wheat with them. Let both grow together until the harvest. And in the time of harvest I will say to the reapers, gather ye together first the tares, and bind them in bundles to burn them ; but gather the wheat into my barn. Our Lord's explanation of the parable
Page 368 - Dost thou in the name of this child renounce the devil and all his works, the vain pomp and glory of the world, with all covetous desires of the same, and the sinful desires of the flesh, so that thou wilt not follow nor be led by them ?
Page 258 - or deservings. Wherefore, that we are justified by faith only, is a most wholesome doctrine, and very full of comfort, as more largely is expressed in the homily of justification. JUSTIFICATION, in the language of scripture, signifies the being accounted just or righteous in the sight of God, or
Page 403 - This matter is by the decree of the Watchers, and the demand by the word of the Holy Ones ; to the intent that the living may know, that the Most High ruleth in the kingdom of men; and giveth it to whomsoever he will, and setteth up over it the basest of men.
Page 308 - with tongues, and magnified God."" Then answered Peter, Can any man forbid WATER, that these should not be baptized, which have received the Holy Ghost, as well as we ?"
Page 70 - that •which is commonly called the Apostles' Creed, ought thoroughly to be received and believed ; for they may be proved by most certain warrants of holy scripture. BY the word creed is meant the substance of a christian's belief.
Page 200 - We whose names are underwritten, fully sensible how important it is, that the sacred office of a bishop should not be unworthily conferred, and firmly persuaded that it is our duty to bear testimony on this solemn occasion without partiality or affection, do in the presence of Almighty God, testify, that AB is not, so
Page 375 - which seems to be a consequence of their considering him as a mere man, and of their denial of the doctrine of the atonement. He came to be the lamb without spot, who by sacrifice of himself once made, should take away the sins of the world : and sin, as St. John saith, was not in him.