Essay on the Society of friends

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A.W. Bennett, 1859 - Society of Friends - 193 pages
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Page 110 - Whosoever will be great among 'you, let him be your minister, and whosoever will be chief among you, let him be your servant: even as the Son of man came not to be ministered unto, but to minister, and to give his life a ransom for many.
Page 20 - If any man hear my words, and believe not, I judge him not: for I came not to judge the world, but to save the world. He that rejecteth me, and receiveth not my words, hath one that judgeth him : the WOBD that I have SPOKEN, the same shall
Page 145 - If any man come to me, and hate not his father, and mother, and wife, and children, and brethren, and sisters, yea, and his own life also, he cannot be my disciple. And whosoever doth not bear his cross, and come after me, cannot be my disciple,
Page 165 - By faith Moses, when he was come to years, refused to be called the son of Pharaoh's daughter ; choosing rather to suffer affliction with the people of God, than to enjoy the pleasures of sin for a season ; esteeming the
Page 45 - iii. 27-30 :—" It is good for a man that he bear the yoke in his youth. HE SITTETH ALONE, AND KEEPETH SILENCE, because he hath borne it upon him. He putteth his mouth in the dust, if so be there may be hope. *-He
Page 169 - shall go in and out, and find pasture."—JOHN x. 9. " Verily, verily, I say unto you, he that entereth not by the door into the sheepfold, but climbeth up some other way, the same is a thief and a robber."—JOHN x. 1.
Page 183 - As they ministered unto the Lord, and fasted, the Holy Ghost said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work whereuuto I have called them. And when they had fasted and prayed, and laid their hands on them, they sent them away."— ACTS xiii.
Page 38 - Isaiah xxx. 18:—" And therefore will the Lord wait, that he may be gracious unto you; and therefore will he be exalted, that he may have mercy upon you; for the Lord is a God of judgment; blessed are all they that WAIT
Page 16 - Oh may these heavenly pages be My ever dear delight ! And still new beauties may I see, And still increasing light! " Divine Instructor, gracious Lord ! Be thou for ever near ; Teach me to love thy sacred word, And view my Saviour there !
Page 191 - have sown much, and bring in little ; ye eat, but ye have not enough ; ye drink, but ye are not filled with drink ; ye clothe you, but there is none warm; and he that earueth wages earneth wages to put it into a bag with holes. Thus saith the Lord of hosts ; Consider your ways.

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