The practical works of Richard Baxter: with a life of the author and a critical examination of his writings by William Orme, Volume 4

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J. Duncan, 1830

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Is a man bound to pray ordinarily in his family?
Is it best to keep set hours for prayer? ibid Q 17 May we join in family prayers with ungodly persons? ibid Q 18 What if the master or speaker be un...
May we pray absolutely for outward mercies or only conditionally?
May we pray for all that we lawfully desire?
How may we pray for the salvation of all the world? ibid Q 22 Or for the conversion of all nations?
What is to be judged of a particular faith? ibid Q 26 Is every lawful prayer accepted?
With what faith may we pray for the continuance of the church or Gospel?
How to keep up fervency in prayer
May we look to speed ever the better for any thing
What are the ends of the Sacrament? What are the parts of it? ibid
himself to be sincere all one as to communicating? 323 Q 9 Wherein lieth the sin of an ungodly person if he receive? ibid Q 10 Doth all unworthy ...
May we communicate with unworthy persons in an undisciplined church? ibid
Signs of a graceless state
Directions against it
The special Duties of the Poor
Directions for the Sick
Q Will late repentance serve the turn in such a case?
Directions for a comfortable or peaceable death
Directions for resisting the temptations of Satan in time
Directions for doing good to others in our sickness
Is it meet to make known to the sick their danger
What can be done in so short a time?
A Form of Exhortation to the godly in sickness for their com

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Page 65 - My son, hear the instruction of thy father, and forsake not the law of thy mother: For they shall be an ornament of grace unto thy head, and chains about thy neck.
Page 246 - If thou turn away thy foot from the sabbath, From doing thy pleasure on my holy day ; And call the sabbath a delight, The holy of the Lord, honourable; And shalt honour him, not doing thine own ways, Nor finding thine own pleasure, nor speaking thine own words: Then shalt thou delight thyself in the Lord...
Page 204 - Servants, obey in all things your masters according to the flesh ; not with eye-service, as men-pleasers, but in singleness of heart, fearing God ; and whatsoever ye do, do it- heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men ; knowing that of the Lord ye shall receive the reward of the inheritance ; for ye serve the Lord Christ.
Page 362 - For if we sin wilfully after that we have received the knowledge of the truth, there remaineth no more sacrifice for sins, but a certain fearful looking for of judgment and fiery indignation, which shall devour the adversaries.
Page 67 - Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom ; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord.
Page 188 - Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying.
Page 111 - Foolishness is bound in the heart of a child; but the rod of correction shall drive it far from him (xxii.
Page 88 - My soul waiteth for the Lord more than they that watch for the morning: I say, more than they that watch for the morning.
Page 66 - ... (for if a man know not how to rule his own house, how shall he take care of the church of God?) not a novice, lest being lifted up with pride he fall into the condemnation of the devil.
Page 215 - Go to now, ye rich men, weep and howl for your miseries that shall come upon you. Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are moth-eaten. Your gold and silver is cankered, and the rust of them shall be a witness against you, and shall eat your flesh as it were fire.

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