Help to the Unlearned in the Study of the Holy Scriptures: Being an Attempt to Explain the Bible in a Familiar Way

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F.C. and J. Rivington, 1806 - 806 pages
 

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Page 279 - And David spake unto the Lord the words of this song, in the day that the Lord had delivered him out of the hand of all his enemies, and out of the hand of Saul...
Page 699 - To examine themselves,' whether they repent them truly of their former sins, stedfastly purposing to lead a new life ; have a lively Faith in God's mercy through Christ, with a thankful remembrance of His death; and be in charity with all men.
Page 547 - He alone, free among the dead, having power to lay down His life, and power to take it again...
Page v - Scriptures to be written for our learning ; grant that we may in fuch wife hear them, read, mark, learn, and inwardly digeft them, that by patience, and comfort of Thy Holy Word, we may embrace, and ever hold faft the blefled hope of everlafting life, which Thou haft given us in our Saviour Jefus Chrift.
Page 781 - Bishop. myself bound to renounce the devil and all his works, the pomps and vanity of this wicked world, and all the sinful lusts of the flesh.
Page 480 - After this I saw in the night visions, and behold, a fourth beast, terrible and dreadful and exceedingly strong; and it had great iron teeth; it devoured and broke in pieces, and stamped the residue with its feet. It was different from all the beasts that were before it; and it had ten horns.
Page 421 - ... you shall not bow down to them or serve them; for I the Lord your God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children to the third and fourth generation...
Page 529 - fhout, O daughter of Jerufalem. Be" hold, thy king cometh unto thee : he is " juft, and having falvation ; lowly, and " riding upon an afs, and upon a colt, the
Page 760 - Would God that we had died in the land of Egypt! or would God we had died in this wilderness! And wherefore hath the LORD brought us unto this land, to fall by the sword, that our wives and our children should be a prey? were it not better for us to return into Egypt? And they said one to another, Let us make a captain, and let us return into Egypt.
Page 721 - I was brought up on. . . . tell a child that he is 'a member of Christ, a child of God, and an inheritor of the kingdom of heaven...

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