The life of John Eliot, the apostle of the Indians: including notices of the principal attempts to propagate Christianity in North America, during the seventeenth century [by J. Wilson].
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
able addressed affection answered appear asked attended believe blessing called carry Christian church circumstances civil Coll colony concerning confessions considerable considered continued converts death desire divine doth Eliot encouragement endeavours engaged England English exercise faith fear formed friends gave give God's Gookin gospel grace hath hear heard heart heathen heaven Hist holy honour hope Indians instruction interest Jesus Christ John knowledge labours language letters live look Lord manner Mass Mather means meeting mind ministers missionary New-England observe occasion pastor persons poor pray prayer preach present progress propagation questions reason received religion remarks repentance resolved respecting rest Sachem Scriptures sins sometimes souls speak spirit success taught teach things Thomas thought tion town translation true truth unto whole write
Page 204 - When Sanballat the Horonite, and Tobiah the servant, the Ammonite, heard of it, it grieved them exceedingly that there was come a man to seek the welfare of the children of Israel.
Page 66 - The Day-Breaking, if not the SunRising of the Gospel with the Indians in New England, 1647, iv.
Page 131 - And Noah builded an altar unto the LORD ; and took of every clean beast, and of every clean fowl, and offered burnt offerings on the altar.
Page 198 - And I will turn my hand upon thee, and purely purge away thy dross, and take away all thy tin...
Page 35 - ... the power of God unto salvation, to the Jew first and also to the Greek.
Page 129 - They that be whole need not a physician, but they that are sick ; but go ye and learn what that meaneth, I will have mercy, and not sacrifice : for I am not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
Page 110 - For the Lord is our judge, the Lord is our lawgiver, the Lord is our King; he will save us.
Page 131 - And the Lord smelled a sweet savour ; and the Lord said in his heart, " I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake ; for the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth ; neither will I again smite any more every thing living, as I have done. While the earth remaineth, seedtime and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease.
Page 88 - And with all deceivableness of unrighteousness in them that perish ; because they received not the love of the truth, that they might be saved. And for this cause God shall send them strong delusion, that they should believe a lie : That they all might be damned who believed not the truth, but had pleasure in unrighteousness.