Ten Discourses Delivered Extempore: At Several Meeting Houses of People Called Quakers in Great Britain from the Year 1767 to the Year 1770 Inclusive

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B. Johnson : J. Johnson, 1808 - Sermons, English - 218 pages
 

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Page 57 - Two things have I required of thee ; deny me them not before I die: Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches ; feed me with food convenient for me: lest I be full, and deny thee, and say, Who is the Lord? or lest I be poor, and steal, and take the name of my God in vain.
Page 143 - But by the grace of God I am what I am; and his grace which was bestowed upon me was not in vain; but I laboured more abundantly than they all; yet not I, but the grace of God which was with me.
Page 62 - Behold, the hire of the labourers who have reaped down your fields, which is of you kept back by fraud, crieth : and the cries of them which have reaped are entered into the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth.
Page 150 - Fight the good fight of faith, lay hold on eternal life, whereunto thou art also called, and hast professed a good profession before many witnesses.
Page 204 - I charge you, O ye daughters of Jerusalem, by the roes, and by the hinds of the field, that ye stir not up, nor awake my love, till he please.
Page 210 - Wherefore do ye spend money for that which is not bread ? and your labour for that which satisfieth not? hearken diligently unto me, and eat ye that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness.
Page 213 - And befides this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue, and to virtue knowledge, and to knowledge temperance, and to temperance patience, and to patience godlinefs, and to godlinefs brotherly kindnefs, and to brotherly kindnefs charity. For if thefe things be hi you, and abound, they make that ye (hall neither be barren nor unfruitful, in the knowledge of our Lord Jefus Chrift.
Page 52 - So that a man shall say. Verily there is a reward for the righteous: verily he is a God that judgeth in the earth.
Page 39 - LORD, make me to know mine end, and the measure of my days, what it is ; that I may know how frail I am.
Page 190 - Let the priests, the ministers of the Lord, weep between the porch and the altar, and let them say, Spare thy people, O Lord, and give not thine heritage to reproach, that the heathen should rule over them; wherefore should they say among the people, Where is their God?

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