The Church of England and five of her societies: a sermon ...

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Rivingtons, 1842 - 23 pages

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Page 5 - Then saith he unto his disciples, The harvest truly is plenteous, but the labourers are few ; pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest, that he will send forth labourers into his harvest.
Page 10 - But when he saw the multitudes, he was moved with compassion on them, because they fainted, and were scattered abroad, as sheep having no shepherd.
Page 12 - For neither was there among them any that lacked : for as many as were possessors of lands or houses sold them and brought the prices of the things that were sold and laid them at the apostles' feet : and distribution was made unto each according as any one had need.
Page 9 - God hath chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the wise, and the weak things of the world to confound the things which are mighty...
Page 21 - Report of the National Society for the Education of the Poor in the Principles of the Established Church, throughout England and Wales.
Page 21 - This Church was erected in the year 1835, containing 323 sittings; and, in consequence of a grant from the Incorporated Society for promoting the enlargement, building, and repairing of churches and chapels, 193 of that number are hereby declared to be free and unappropriated for ever.
Page 13 - How can they hear without a preacher? and how can they preach except they be sent?
Page 21 - Messengers, Watchmen, and Stewards of the Lord ; to teach, and to premonish, to feed and provide for the Lord's Family; to seek for Christ's sheep that are dispersed abroad, and for his children who are in the midst of this naughty world, that they may be saved through Christ for ever.
Page 14 - National Society for the Education of the Poor in the principles of the Established Church," and not in any other principles.
Page 10 - Christ, who didst command thy disciples to pray the Lord of the harvest that he would send forth labourers into his harvest...

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