History of the Reformation in the Sixteenth Century

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W. Collins, 1846 - Reformation
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Page 381 - Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place unto wrath : for it is written, Vengeance is mine ; I will repay, saith the Lord. Therefore, if thine enemy hunger, feed him ; if he thirst, give him drink : for in so doing thou shalt heap coals of fire on his head.
Page 405 - Some trust in chariots, and some in horses : but we will remember the name of the LORD our God.
Page 348 - Repent ye therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, when the times of refreshing shall come from the presence of the Lord ; and he shall send Jesus Christ, which before was preached unto you : whom the heaven must receive until the times of restitution of all things, which God hath spoken by the mouth of all his holy prophets since the world began.
Page 176 - Their idols are silver and gold, The work of men's hands. They have mouths, but they speak not : Eyes have they, but they see not : They have ears, but they hear not : Noses have they, but they smell not: They have hands, but they handle not: Feet have they, but they walk not : Neither speak they through their throat. They that make them are like unto them ; So is every one that trusteth in them.
Page 64 - Moses' seat : all therefore whatsoever they bid you observe, that observe and do ; but do not ye after their works : for they say, and do not.
Page 202 - Pavanne has relapsed!" was the cry; the dog has returned to his vomit, and the sow that was washed to its wallowing in the mire!
Page 37 - I brave sin, death, hell, and demons ; they can do me no harm, nor even touch a hair of my head. This spiritual bread is the consolation of the afflicted, the cure of the sick, the life of the dying, food to the hungry, the treasure of the poor.
Page 175 - They have mouths, but they speak not ; eyes have they, but they see not ; They have ears, but they hear not ; neither is there any breath in their mouths. They that make them are like unto them : so is every one that trusteth in them.
Page 286 - It is not from hatred that we have spoken," added he, "nor to insult any one; but we have explained the doctrines that we maintain to be essential, in order that it may be understood that we admit of neither dogma nor ceremony which is contrary to the Holy Scriptures, and to the usage of the universal Church.
Page 239 - Word, such as it is contained in the biblical books of the Old and New Testament, without adding anything thereto that may be contrary to it.* This Word is the only truth ; it is the sure rule of all doctrine and of all life, and can never fail or deceive us. He who builds on this foundation shall stand against all the powers of hell, whilst all the human vanities that are set up against it shall fall before the face of God.

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