The way to do good: or, the Christian character mature

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William Peirce, 1836 - Christian life - 348 pages

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Page 309 - Israel, two hundred and fifty princes of the assembly, famous in the congregation, men of renown : and they gathered themselves together against Moses and against Aaron, and said unto them, "Ye take too much upon you, seeing all the congregation are holy, every one of them, and the Lord is among them: wherefore then lift ye up yourselves above the congregation of the Lord...
Page 220 - And GOD, which knoweth the hearts, bare them witness, giving them the HOLY GHOST, even as he did unto us : and put no difference between us and them, purifying their hearts by faith.
Page 311 - Seemeth it but a small thing unto you, that the God of Israel hath separated you from the congregation of Israel, to bring you near to himself to do the service of the tabernacle of the LORD, and to stand before the congregation to minister unto them?
Page 133 - Brethren, if any of you do err from the truth, and one convert him. Let him know, that he which converteth a sinner from the error of his ways, shall save a soul from death, and shall hide a multitude of sins...
Page 207 - As they ministered to the Lord, and fasted, the Holy Ghost said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work -whereunto I have -called them. And -when they had fasted and prayed, and laid their hands on them, they sent them a-way.
Page 311 - Is it a small thing that thou hast brought us up out of a land that floweth with milk and honey, to kill us in the wilderness, except thou make thyself altogether a prince over us?
Page 251 - Lo, through the gloom of guilty fears, My faith discerns a dawn of grace ; The Sun of Righteousness appears In Jesus
Page 42 - For I was alive without the law once : but when the commandment came, sin revived, and I died.
Page 249 - My times are in thy hand :" My God ! I wish them there ; My life, my friends, my soul, I leave Entirely to thy care. 2 "My times are in thy hand," Whatever they may be ; Pleasing or painful, dark or bright, As best may seem to thee. 3 " My times are in thy hand ;" — Why should I doubt or fear ? My Father's hand will never cause His child a needless tear.
Page 206 - And immediately the leprosy departed from him. 14 And he charged him to tell no man: but go, and shew thyself to the priest, and offer for thy cleansing, according as Moses commanded, for a testimony unto them.

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