The modern claims to the possession of the extraordinary gifts of the Spirit, stated and examined

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J. Hatchard, 1833 - Holy Spirit - 80 pages

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Page 240 - that if the good man of the house had known what hour the thief would come, he would have watched, and not have suffered his house to be broken through. Be ye therefore ready also; for the Son of man cometh at an hour when ye think not.
Page 238 - loins be girded about, and your lights burning, and ye yourselves like unto men that wait for their Lord when he will return from the wedding; that when he cometh and knocketh they may open unto him immediately. . . . The Son of man cometh at an hour that ye think not.
Page 44 - Judge in yourselves, is it comely that a woman PRAY UNTO GOD uncovered ? Doth not even nature itself teach you, that if a man have long hair it is a shame unto him ? But if a woman have long hair, it is a glory to her, for her hair is given her for a covering?
Page 71 - Then said I, Ah ! Lord God ! behold I cannot speak ; for I am a child. But the Lord said unto me, Say not, I am a child; for thou shalt go to all that I shall send thee, and whatsoever I command thee thou shalt speak. Be not afraid of their faces, for 1 am with thee,
Page 52 - 1 will sing with the spirit, and I will sing with the understanding also. 16. Else when THOU shalt bless with the spirit, how shall he that occupieth the room of the unlearned, say amen at THY giving of thanks, seeing he understandeth not what THOU sayest ? 17. For THOU verily givest thanks well, but the other is not
Page 52 - tongue, MY spirit prayeth, but MY understanding is unfruitful. 15. What is it then 1 I will pray with the spirit, and I will pray with the understanding also; 1 will sing with the spirit, and I will sing with the understanding also.
Page 210 - doeth great wonders, so that he maketh fire come down from heaven on the earth in the sight of men, and deceiveth them that dwell on the earth by the means of those miracles which he had power to do.
Page 211 - But I have greater witness than that of John, for the works which the Father hath given me to finish, the same works that I do, bear witness of me that the Father hath sent me. AND
Page 43 - Let the women learn in silence, with all subjection. But I suffer not a woman to teach, nor to usurp authority over the man, but to be in silence.
Page 46 - into the air. There are, it may be, so many kinds of voices in the world, and none of them is without signification. Therefore if I know not the meaning of the voice I shall be unto him that speaketh a barbarian, and he that speaketh shall be a barbarian unto me.

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