Twenty-five Agrapha: Or Extra-canonical Sayings of Our Lord

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Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1900 - 77 pages

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Page 66 - I but open my eyes, — and perfection, no more and no less, In the kind I imagined, full-fronts me, and God is seen God In the star, in the stone, in the flesh, in the soul and the clod.
Page 64 - Jesus saith, I stood in the midst of the world, and in the flesh was I seen of them, and I found all men drunken, and none found I athirst among them, and my soul grieveth over the sons of men, because they are blind in their heart, and see not.
Page 21 - On the same day, having observed a certain man working on the sabbath, he said to him, Man, if thou knowest what thou doest, thou art blessed ; but if thou knowest not, thou art accursed, and a transgressor of the law.
Page 28 - Not as though I had already attained, either were already perfect : but I follow after, if that I may apprehend that for which also I am apprehended of Christ Jesus.
Page 54 - Bring a table and bread! And immediately it is added: he took the bread, blessed it and brake it and gave it to James the Just and said to him: My brother, eat thy bread, for the Son of man is risen from among them that sleep (Gospel of the Hebrews, in Jerome, de viris inlustribus 2).
Page 29 - Poscia ch'io ebbi rotta la persona di due punte mortali, io mi rendei, piangendo, a quei che volontier perdona. Orribil furon li peccati miei; ma la bontà infinita ha sì gran braccia, che prende ciò che si rivolge a lei.
Page 23 - For the Lord Himself being asked by some one when his Kingdom should come, said: When the two shall be one, and the outside as the inside, and the male with the female neither male nor female...
Page 49 - Jerome (Contra Pel. iii. 2) : " In the gospel according to the Hebrews the history narrates, Behold the mother of the Lord and his brethren said to him, John Baptist is baptizing for the remission of sins ; let us go and be baptized by him.
Page 43 - Our Saviour also, since He was changing the typical for the spiritual, promised them that they should no longer eat the flesh of a lamb, but His own, saying, ' Take, eat and drink ; this is My Body and My Blood.
Page 21 - For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God.

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