The Works of the Rev. John Witherspoon...: To which is Prefixed an Account of the Author's Life, in a Sermon Occasioned by His Death, Volume 4

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William W. Woodward, n.̊ 52, South second street., 1802 - Presbyterian Church
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Page 115 - Now to him that worketh is the reward not reckoned of grace, but of debt. But to him that worketh not, but believeth on him that justifieth the ungodly, his faith is counted for righteousness.
Page 94 - And there appeared another wonder in heaven; and behold a great red dragon, having seven heads and ten horns, and seven crowns upon his heads. And his tail drew the third part of the stars of heaven, and did cast them to the earth...
Page 254 - And it came to pass at noon, that Elijah mocked them, and said, Cry aloud: for he is a god; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth, and must be awaked.
Page 110 - I the Lord have called thee in righteousness, and will hold thine hand, and will keep thee, and give thee for a covenant of the people, for a light of the Gentiles...
Page 26 - So, when a penitent, believing sinner is fully forgiven, his very forgiveness restores him to the favor of God, both in this life and that which is to come. It is a dictate of reason and scripture, that, after a sinner is renewed and forgiven, he stands as fair to enjoy eternal life as if he had never sinned and offended God. There is not the least foundation in scripture for the distinction between...
Page 254 - Many good works have I (hewed you from my " Father, for which of thefe works do ye ftone me ?" And as the inftances of fuch writing in the word of God fufficiently warrants the ufe of it, fo it is founded , upon the plaineft reafon. There are two diftinct qualities of truth and piety ; a divine beauty, which renders them amiable, and a holy majefty, which renders them venerable :—and there are alfo two...
Page 74 - The Spirit of God hath made me, and the breath of the Almighty hath given me life.
Page 69 - FULL (a) inquiry into the original authority of that text, 1 John v. 7. There are three that bear record in heaven, &c.
Page 135 - I mean to bid you use the rod at that age; on the contrary, I mean to prevent the use of it in a great measure, and to point out a way by which...
Page 193 - And the senior year is employed in reading the higher classics, proceeding in the mathematics and natural philosophy, and going through a course of moral philosophy.

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