Biographical Sketches of the Graduates of Yale College: May 1763-July 1778

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Holt, 1903
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Page 332 - THE PSALMS OF DAVID IMITATED IN THE LANGUAGE OF THE NEW TESTAMENT, AND APPLIED TO THE CHRISTIAN STATE AND WORSHIP, BY I.
Page 447 - Memoirs of the Campaign of the North Western Army of the United States AD 1812. In a Series of letters addressed to the Citizens of the United States. With an Appendix Containing a brief Sketch of the Revolutionary Services of the Author.
Page 191 - Yet now, if thou wilt forgive their sin — ; and if not, blot me, I pray thee, out of thy book which thou hast written.
Page 114 - The honorary degree of Doctor of Laws was conferred on him by the University of...
Page 191 - I say the truth in Christ, I lie not, my conscience also bearing me witness in the Holy Ghost, that I have great heaviness and continual sorrow in my heart. For I could wish that myself were accursed from Christ for my brethren, my kinsmen according to the flesh...
Page 672 - ... the treasures of its hive. I never knew the value of intelligent conversation, and the extent of the contributions which it is capable of furnishing to the stock of knowledge possessed by an individual, exhibited more clearly and decisively than in his example. At the same time his own conversation was so agreeable and intelligent, and his manners so engaging, that his company was coveted by all his numerous acquaintance. His life also was without a stain; and on his integrity, candor, and justice...
Page 119 - The wicked flee when no man pursueth : but the righteous are bold as a lion.
Page 504 - The Brief Remarker on the Ways of Man; or, Compendious Dissertations respecting social and domestic relations and concerns, and the various economy of life.
Page 550 - The Right the State of Vermont has to Independence — With an Address to the Honorable American Congress, and the Inhabitants of the thirteen United States.
Page 523 - Dr. Foster, as a scholar, particularly in the Greek, Hebrew and Chaldean languages, has left few superiors. As a divine, he was strictly Calvinistick, and full on the doctrine of salvation by free grace. As a preacher, he was indefatigable. In private life, he was innocent as a child and harmless as a dove, fulfilling all the duties of life with the greatest punctuality. The following inscription on a handsome marble over his grave, in the Baptist...

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