A Saint Or a Brute: The Certain Necessity and Excellency of Holiness, &c. So Plainly Proved, and Urgently Applyed, as by the Blessing of God May Convince and Save the Miserable, Impenitent, Ungodly Sensualists, If They Will Not Let the Devil Hinder Them from a Sober and Serious Reading and Considering ...

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R.W., 1662 - Christian life - 397 pages
 

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Page 16 - And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds •were evil. For every one that doth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to the light, lest his deeds should be reproved.
Page 363 - And when he was come nigh, even now at the descent of the mount of Olives, the whole multitude of the disciples began to rejoice and praise God with a loud voice, for all the mighty works that they had seen; 38 Saying, Blessed be the King that cometh in the name of the Lord : Peace in heaven, and glory in the highest.
Page 14 - If the Lord have stirred thee up against me, let him accept an offering: but if they be the children of men, cursed be they before the Lord; for they have driven me out this day from abiding in the inheritance of the Lord, saying, Go, serve other gods.
Page 14 - And Saul knew David's voice, and said, Is this thy voice, my son David? And David said, It is my voice, my lord, O king.
Page 310 - Spirit of the Lord is upon me, becaufe he hath anointed me to preach the gofpel to the poor : he hath fent me to heal the broken-hearted, to preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering of fight to the blind, to fet at liberty them that are bruifed : to preach the acceptable year of the Lord.
Page 204 - But his delight is in the law of the Lord ; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper. The ungodly are not so, but are like the chaff which the wind driveth away. Therefore the ungodly shall not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous. For the Lord knoweth the way of the righteous : but the...
Page 16 - And the king of Israel said unto Jehoshaphat, There is yet one man, Micaiah the son of Imlah, by whom we may enquire of the LORD : but I hate him ; for he doth not prophesy good concerning me, but evil.
Page 15 - Except a man be born again, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God,
Page 295 - And it is the more pleasant to converse with the godly, because they speak not by hearsay only, but by experience. They tell us of the discoveries that illuminating grace hath made to their own souls ; and of the many evils they have been saved from ; and the communion they have had with God, and the prayers which he hath heard, and the many and great deliverances he hath granted them. They relate their conflicts with temptations, and their conquests; their...
Page 325 - Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith ; that ye being rooted and grounded in love, may be able to comprehend with all saints what is the breadth, and length, and depth and heighth ; and to know the love of Christ which passeth all knowledge, that ye might be filled with the fulness of God.

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