The funeral sermon of John Sarney

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Page 20 - WE are accounted righteous before God, only for the merit of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ by faith, and not for our own works or deservings...
Page 14 - I will ransom them from the power of the grave ; I will redeem them from death: O death, I will be thy plagues; O grave, I will be thy destruction: Repentance shall be hid from mine eyes.
Page 15 - For, we know that if our earthly houfe of this tabernacle were diflblved, we have a building of GOD, an houfe not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
Page 12 - LORD, now lettest thou thy servant depart in peace: according to thy word. For mine eyes have seen : thy salvation, Which thou hast prepared : before the face of all people ; To be a light to lighten the Gentiles : and to be the glory of thy people Israel.
Page 13 - God, who by the leading of a star didst manifest thy only-begotten Son to the Gentiles ; Mercifully grant, that we, which know thee now by faith, may after this life have the fruition of thy glorious Godhead; through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Page 22 - LORD : looking diligently left any man fail of the grace of GOD ; left any root of bitternefs fpringing up trouble you, and thereby many be defiled; left there be any fornicator, or profane perfon, as Efau, who for one morfel of meat fold his birthright.
Page 21 - ... fo fhine before men, that they may fee our good works, and glorify our Father, which is in Heaven.
Page 14 - And it shall be said in that day, Lo, this is our GOD ; we have waited for him, and he will save us : this is the LORD ; we have waited for him, we will be glad and rejoice in his salvation. For in this mountain shall the hand of the LORD rest, and Moab shall be trodden down under him, even as straw is trodden down for the dunghill.
Page 18 - O that I had wings like a dove ! for then would I fly away and be at reft.
Page 12 - We listen to his declarations of unshaken hope in his dying hour, jand the wish involuntarily rises to our lips, " let me die the death of the righteous, and my latter end be like his.

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