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الصفحة 240 - of things, in which we shall be able to give an unrestrained effusion to the love of order, and be completely united to Jesus Christ. For we that are in this tabernacle do groan, being burdened; not for that we would be unclothed, but clothed upon, that mortality might "be swallowed
الصفحة 256 - xxiii. 23. .Now is come salvation and strength, and the kingdom of our God, and the power of his Christ; for the accuser of our brethren is cast down, which accused them before, our God day and night. And they overcame him by the blood of the Lamb: Rev. xii. 10, 11.- Let us, however, reduce our
الصفحة 199 - knew a man in Christ above fourteen years ago, (whether in the body, I cannot tell; or whether out of the body, I cannot tell: God knoweth;} such an one caught up to the third heaven. And I knew such a man, (whether in the body, or out of
الصفحة 79 - vinegar, and put it on a reed, and gave him to drink. The rest said, Let be, let us see whether Elias will come to save him. Jesus, when he had cried again with a loud, voice, yielded up. the ghost. And, behold, the vail of the temple
الصفحة 15 - the desert a high-way for our God. Every valley shall be exalted, and every mountain and hill shall be made low: and the crooked shall be made straight, and the rough places plain, and all flesh shall see the salvation of God, Isa. xl. 3. Matt. iii. 3. Luke iii. 6. This was
الصفحة 143 - his departure from his habitation, and his arrival at the place where this tremendous sacrifice was to be offered up ! What emotions must that question of Isaac have excited in a father's bosom; behold the fire and the wood: but where is the lamb 'for a burnt-offering ? Gen. xxii. 7. Abraham comes off victorious in all
الصفحة 33 - 3. The third buckler against the offence of the cross—The sovereign command of his heavenly Father ; the prince of this world cometh, and hath nothing in me. But that the world may know that I love the Father; and as the Father gave me commandment, even so I do, chap. xiv.
الصفحة 54 - me before the foundation of the world. O righteous Father, the world hath not known • thee: but I have known thee, and these have known that thou hast sent me. And I have declared unto them thy name, and will declare it: that the love wherewith
الصفحة 260 - An e-vil and adulterous generation secketh after a sign ; and there ' shall no sign be given to it, but the sign of the prophet Jonas, Matt. xii. 39. This sign could not labour under any ambiguity. And this sign was accomplished. There is no longer room to doubt of a truth demonstrated in a manner so illustrious.
الصفحة 244 - are as a drop of a bucket, and are counted as the small dust of the balance, Isa. xl. 15. He it is, by whose supreme authority kings reign, and princes decree justice: Prov. viii. 15. It is true that the greatness of this adorable Being raises him far above