Christ's commission to his dsciples; or, The duty of Christians to make known the gospel to the world, asserted in a discourse, Volume 11

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Page 67 - God hath chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the wise; and God hath chosen the weak things of the world to confound the things which are mighty; and base things of the world, and things which are despised hath God chosen, yea, and things which are not, to bring to nought things that are: that no flesh should glory in his presence.
Page 23 - Do all things without murmurings and disputings: that ye may be blameless and harmless, the sons of God, without rebuke, in the midst of a crooked and perverse nation, among whom ye shine as lights in the world; holding forth the word of life; that I may rejoice in the day of Christ, that I have not run in vain, neither laboured in vain.
Page 22 - Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid. Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house. Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.
Page 47 - Brethren, if any of you do err from the truth, and one convert him, let him know, that he *which converteth the sinner from the error of his way, shall save a soul from death, and shall hide a multitude of sins.
Page 22 - Ye are the salt of the earth: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be salted? it is thenceforth good for nothing, but to be cast out, and to be trodden under foot of men.
Page 72 - In that day shall the Lord defend the inhabitants of Jerusalem ; and he, that is feeble among them, at that day shall be as David ; and the house of David shall be as God, as the angel of the Lord before them.
Page 38 - For whether we live, we live unto the Lord; and whether we die, we die unto the Lord : whether we live therefore, or die, we are the Lord's. For to this end Christ both died, and rose, and revived, that he might be Lord both of the dead and living.
Page 11 - He is able to save unto the uttermost all that come unto God by him, seeing he ever liveth to make intercession for them.
Page 11 - Son to pound him as in a mortar, the original word implies: then remember that he was wounded for our transgressions, was bruised for our iniquities; that the chastisement of our peace was upon him, and that with his stripes we are healed...
Page 62 - ... (at least in the ordinary sense of the word excess), as if any one could have too much of true religion, but any misdirection of religious feeling ; manifested either in showing religious veneration or regard to objects which deserve none ; that is, properly speaking, the worship of false gods ; or, in the assignment of such a degree, or such a kind of religious veneration to any object, as that object, though worthy of some reverence, does not deserve ; or in the worship of the true God through...

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