Walks of Usefulness in London and Its Environs

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Whiting & Watson, 1812 - London (England) - 136 pages

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Page 39 - All sacrifices do but speed forward that great day, when the knowledge of the Lord shall cover the earth as the waters cover the sea.
Page 100 - Do we desire to grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ ? Do we wish to make progress in our religion, and become strong Christians, and not mere babes in spiritual things ? Then let us pray daily for more faith, and watch our faith with most jealous watchfulness. Here is the corner-stone of our religion. A flaw or weakness here will affect the whole...
Page 79 - I will no wise cast out. For I came down from heaven, not to do mine own will, but the will of him that sent me. And this is the Father's will which hath sent me, That of all which he hath given me I should lose nothing, but should raise it up again at the last day.
Page 114 - ... according to the deeds done in the body, whether they have been good, or whether they have been evil.
Page 27 - An individual, as he was passing along the streets of London, was accosted by a stranger with the question, " Did you ever thank God for the use of your reason ?" "No," was the reply, "I never thought of doing it." "Well, do it quickly," rejoined the stranger, "for I have lost mine.
Page 72 - Hence when angels sinned, they were cast down to hell, and are reserved in chains of darkness to the judgment of the great day...
Page 114 - Thou searches! the heart, and triest the reins of the children of men. Thou knowest our down-sitting and up-rising, and art acquainted with all our ways. Yea, all things are naked and open to the eyes of that God with whom we have to do. Lord help us to consider this when we approach unto thee, and do thou suitably impress our minds therewith.
Page 66 - Thess. v. 16.) for as the treasure, so the pleasure, is laid up there, where neither moth nor rust can corrupt, nor thieves break through and steal.
Page 7 - have compassion on the ignorant and on them that" were " out of the way, for that he himself also" was
Page 25 - Jesus said to his disciples, I will make you fishers of men ? Yes, said he, I have, but I never knew the meaning of it.

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