Select Lectures: Comprising Some of the More Valuable Lectures Delivered Before the Young Men's Christian Association, in Exeter Hall, London, from 1847 to 1855
Davis Wasgatt Clark
L. Swormstedt & A. Poe, for the Methodist Episcopal Church, at the Western Book Concern, 1856 - Religion and culture - 439 pages
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Page 65 - O Lord, I will praise thee : though thou wast angry with me, thine anger is turned away, and thou comfortedst me. Behold, God is my salvation ; I will trust, and not be afraid ; for the Lord Jehovah is my strength and my song ; he also is become my salvation.
Page 64 - In the evening I went very unwillingly to a society in Aldersgate Street, where one was reading Luther's Preface to the Epistle to the Romans. About a quarter before nine, while he was describing the change which God works in the heart through faith in Christ, I felt my heart strangely warmed.
Page 376 - And it shall come to pass, that before they call, I will answer ; and while they are yet speaking, I will hear.
Page 256 - Bezaleel the son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah : and he hath filled him with the spirit of God, in wisdom, in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship...
Page 121 - They chant their artless notes in simple guise; They tune their hearts, by far the noblest aim : Perhaps ' Dundee's ' wild warbling measures rise, Or plaintive *• Martyrs...
Page 122 - And I heard as it were the voice of a great multitude, and as the voice of many waters, and as the voice of mighty thunderings, saying, Alleluia ; for the Lord God omnipotent reigneth.
Page 114 - Millions of spiritual creatures walk the earth Unseen, both when we wake, and when we sleep. All these with ceaseless praise his works behold Both day and night : how often from the steep Of echoing hill or thicket have we heard Celestial voices to the midnight air, Sole, or responsive each to other's note, Singing their great Creator...
Page 141 - And when he came to himself, he said, How many hired servants of my father's have bread enough and to spare, and I perish with hunger! I will arise and go to my father, and will say unto him, Father, I have sinned against heaven, and before thee. And am no more worthy to be called thy son: make me as one of thy hired servants.
Page 137 - Kings of the earth, and; all people: princes, and all judges of the earth ; Both young men, and maidens : old men, and children ; Let them praise the Name of the LORD : for His Name alone is excellent, His glory is above the earth and heaven.