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" Let him study the Holy Scriptures, especially the New Testament. Therein are contained the words of eternal life. It has God for its Author ; salvation for its end ; and truth, without any mixture of error, for its matter. "
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The Congregational magazine [formerly The London Christian ..., Volume 1

...poetic, the most faithful, and the most pure and influential of all books. " It has," as Locke said, " God for its author, salvation for its end, and truth, without any mixture of error, for its subject matter." He, therefore, who is entrusted with the education of the young, and doe* not most...
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The Catholic claims rejected: an answer to the letters of 'An ..., Volume 5

Catholic claims - 1826
...it is demanded that we should surrender the free, stated, and general perusal of that volume which " has God for its author, salvation for its end, and...truth without any mixture of error for its matter." Where the eggs of the cockatrice are thus unsparingly deposited, can it be a cause of surprise that...
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The Republican, Volume 13

Richard Carlile - 1826
...superstition, on the one hand, and infidelity on the other. The Bible has God for its author, happiness for its end, and truth, without any mixture of error, for its matter ; " and he that believeth not may be damned." Now is not that evidence enough ? What would men have?...
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The Christian Visitant; Or, Religious Miscellany: Designed to ..., Volume 1

1827
...sentiments of most exalted gratitude and delight, in the language of that eminent author, John Locke, "Therein are contained the words of eternal life....truth without any mixture of error for its matter." Shall a volume so precious lay unoccupied on the shelf? Shall it merely meet the eye, to attract commendation...
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Tracts of the American Unitarian Association

1834
...in the superstition of the dark ages ; but in the energetic words of Locke himself, a religion which has ' God for its author, Salvation for its end, and...Truth without any mixture of error for its matter.' To their apprehensions, there was no want of evidence for the genuineness and authenticity of the Christian...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 7

1827
...for these benefits. There was a time in England when there was, indeed, a dearth of that word which has " God for its author, salvation for its end, and...truth without any mixture of error for its matter *." There was a time when it might be too sadly affirmed, few cared for the souls of the young and...
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The Christian Father's Present to His Children, Volume 1

John Angell James - 1827
...same indifference as the systems of philosophy, that sacred volume, which, to use the words of Locke, "has God for its author, salvation for its end, and truth without any mixture of error, for its contents." Do not forget, then, that the very first requisite, not only in religion itself, but also...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Lindley Murray: In a Series of Letters

Lindley Murray - 1827 - 280 pages
...inestimable privilege, in possessing this Sacred Volume : which, as an excellent writer * observes, " lias God for its author ; salvation for its end ; and truth, without any mixture of error, for its matter." 141 From the preceding enumeration and view of these most interesting subjects, even in so concise...
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Christianity and Hindooism Contrasted: Or, a Comparative View of the ...

George Mundy - 1827 - 139 pages
...the, book which is here recommended, and which, fearless of contradiction, I unhesitatingly assert, " has God for its author, salvation for its end, and truth, without any mixture of error, for its contents." The plea of antiquity, example, and custom, which is commonly urged by the Hindoos as an...
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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding: To which are Now First ..., Volume 1

John Locke - 1828
..." Let him VOL. i. c study," said Mr. Locke, " the holy Scripture, especially in the New Testament. Therein are contained the words of eternal life. It...truth, without any mixture of error, for its matter.-" Mr. Locke now found his asthmatic disorder growing extremely troublesome, though it did not prevent...
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