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Bishop Asbury: A Biographical Study for Christian Workers (Classic Reprint)
Frederick W. Briggs
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Page 183 - For He established a testimony in Jacob, And appointed a law in Israel, Which He commanded our fathers, That they should make them known to their children...
Page 263 - I have appeared unto thee for this purpose, to make thee a minister and a witness both of these things which thou hast seen and of those things in the which I will appear unto thee. Delivering thee from the people and from the Gentiles unto whom now I send thee, To open their eyes and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan unto God that they may receive forgiveness of sins and inheritance among them which are sanctified by faith that is in me.
Page 147 - Unto me, who am less than the least of all saints, is this grace given, that I should preach among the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ...
Page 275 - A Biblical and Theological Dictionary : Illustrative of the Old and New Testaments. By the Rev. JOHN FARRAR. With Four Maps and Ninety-six Engravings. Cloth, red edges. Crown 8vo. Price 3s. 6d. An Ecclesiastical Dictionary : Explanatory of the History, Antiquities, Heresies, Sects, and Religious Denominations of the Christian Church.
Page 230 - CRY aloud, spare not, Lift up thy voice like a trumpet, And shew my people their transgression, And the house of Jacob their sins.
Page xii - But by the grace of God I am what I am; and his grace which was bestowed upon me was not in vain; but I labored more abundantly than they all; yet not I, but the grace of God which was with me.
Page 31 - And Jabez called on the God of Israel, saying, Oh that thou wouldest bless me indeed, and enlarge my coast, and that thine hand might be with me, and that thou wouldest keep me from evil, that it may not grieve me ! And God granted him that which he requested.
Page 274 - COMMENTARIES, DICTIONARIES, &c., ILLUSTRATIVE OF THE HOLY SCRIPTURES. Aids to Daily Meditation : being Practical Reflections and Observations on a Passage of Scripture for each Day in the Year.
Page 144 - Forasmuch then as God gave them the like gift as he did unto us, who believed on the Lord Jesus Christ; what was I, that I could withstand God...