Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 153 on Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel: not with wisdom of words,....
" Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel: not with wisdom of words, lest the cross of Christ should be made of none effect. For the preaching of the cross is to them that perish foolishness; but unto us which are saved it is the power of... "
The Scripture Doctrine of Atonement Examined: First, in Relation to Jewish ... - Page 132
by John Taylor - 1809 - 298 pages
Full view - About this book

Christ Knocking at the Door of Sinners' Hearts: Or, A Solemn Entreaty to ...

John Flavel - Conversion - 1689 - 400 pages
...conveyance of spiritual life into the souls of men, though it is despised and contemned in the world. " The preaching of the cross is to them that perish, foolishness ; but unto us which are saved, it is the power of God," 1 Cor. 1 : 18 ; that is, the instrument by which the saving...
Full view - About this book

An Historical and Critical Dictionary, Volume 3

Pierre Bayle - Biography - 1826 - 438 pages
...to the Christians. Consider well these words of St Paul : " For Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel : not with wisdom of words, lest...cross is to them that perish foolishness, but unto us which are saved, it is the power of God. For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise,...
Full view - About this book

An enquiry into the Scripture-doctrine concerning the duration of future ...

Matthew Horbery - 1744
...dird>\eia, (Destruction,) in the Philosophical Sense of A miihilation. No. LIX. 1 Cor. i. 18.— The preaching of the Cross is to them that perish, Foolishness: But unto us which are saved, ii is the Power of God. It is plain what is here meant by the word perish: Them that...
Full view - About this book

Sermons i. On the efficacy of prayer and intercession. ii. On the articles ...

Samuel Ogden - 1780
...fliall he be thought worthy, 'who hath trodden under foot the Son of God? SERMON IV. i COR. i. 18. THE PREACHING OF THE CROSS IS TO THEM THAT PERISH, FOOLISHNESS; BUT UNTO US WHICH ARE SAVED, IT IS THE POWER OF GOD. THERE is nothing, how well and wifely foever it is ordered,...
Full view - About this book

Remarks on revelation & infidelity, speeches delivered in a literary society ...

A. M - 1797
...contemptible in its nature, and its origin, its progress nothing could controul. v For" says St Paul, *' the preaching of the cross is to them that perish, foolishness : but unto us, which are saved, it is'the power of God. For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise,...
Full view - About this book

Eight Discourses on the Connection Between the Old and New Testament ...

Charles Daubeny - Atonement - 1802 - 481 pages
...less to do with the preaching of the Gospel than they vainly imagined. " Christ (sa3 7 s he) sent me to preach the Gospel, not with wisdom of words, lest the Cross of Christ should be made of none effect."—1 Cor. i. 17. Lest, in consequence of the attention being fixed upon the eloquence and abilities...
Full view - About this book

The Christian Observer, Volume 31

Religion - 1832
...me into that pulpit ; give me to see in what sense 1 am to understand those words of (he Apostle, ' not with wisdom of words, lest the cross of Christ should be made of none effect ,' and how far they are applicable to my preaching before such an audience, — and may nothing in...
Full view - About this book

The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ: Translated Out of ...

1802 - 583 pages
...whether I baptized any other. 1 7 For Christ sent me not to Daptize, but to preach the gospel : "iot with wisdom of words, lest the cross of Christ should be made of none effect 18 For the preaching of the cross is to them that perish, foolishness; but unto us which are saved,...
Full view - About this book

The meditations of a recluse: chiefly on religious subjects

John Brewster - 1802
...Christ sent ** me not/' says St. Paul, " to baptize, " but *o preach the gospel, not withtmrfom '' of words, lest the cross of Christ should •" be made of none effect," that is, not with that parade of learning which you so much esteem, but with the inward dictates and...
Full view - About this book

Sermons, on a Number of Connected Subjects: In which an Attempt is Made to ...

John Smalley - Congregational churches - 1803 - 436 pages
...rhetoric, then held in admiration. See ver. 17, of the context : " For Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel : not with wisdom of words, lest...the cross of Christ should be made of none effect." By wisdom of words, however, is not to be understood, a skilful choice of proper expressions. Perspicuity...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF