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Eight Sermons Preached Before the University of Oxford, in the Year 1783: At ...
Dr John Cobb
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Page 192 - But whoso looketh into the perfect law of liberty, and continueth therein, he being not a forgetful hearer, but a doer of the work, this man shall be blessed in his deed.
Page 173 - Thou shalt not commit adultery, Thou shalt not kill, Thou shalt not steal, Thou shalt not bear false witness, Thou shalt not covet'; and if there be any other commandment, it is briefly comprehended in this saying, namely, 'Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.' '"Love worketh no ill to his neighbour: therefore love is the fulfilling of the law.
Page 62 - And he faid, it is a light thing that thou fhouldeft be my fervant, to raife up the tribes of Jacob, and to reftore the preferved of Ifrael .: I will alfo give thee for a light to the Gentiles, that thou mayeft be my fulvation unto the ends of the earth.
Page 104 - I have finilhed my courfe, I have kept the faith : henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteoufnefs, which the Lord the righteous judge fhall give me at that day • and not to me only, but unto all them alfo that love his appearing.