The Nineteenth Century, Volume 29

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Henry S. King & Company, 1891 - Nineteenth century

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Page 724 - Leaving the principles of the doctrine of Christ, let us go on unto perfection ; not laying again the foundation of repentance from dead works, and of faith toward God, of the doctrine of baptisms, and of laying on of hands, and of resurrection of the dead, and of eternal judgment. And this will we do, if God permit.
Page 479 - was describing the change which God works in the heart through faith in Christ, I felt my heart strangely warmed. I felt I did trust in Christ, Christ alone, for salvation : and an assurance was given me that He had taken away my sins, even mine, and saved
Page 9 - between one faithful patriarch and the Almighty Disposer of all events. He tells us that this one man ' by faith, being warned of God of things not seen as yet, moved with fear, prepared an ark to the saving of his
Page 479 - the forgiving love of God in the convent of Erfurth. The decisive moment must be described in his own words : In the evening I went very unwillingly to a society in Aldersgate Street, where one was reading Luther's preface to the Epistle to the Romans. About a quarter
Page 110 - And O ye fountains, meadows, hills and groves, Forebode not any severing of our loves. Yet in my heart of hearts I feel your might ; 1 only have relinquished one delight, To live beneath your more habitual sway.
Page 479 - from the law of sin and death. I began to pray with all my might for those who had in a more especial manner despitefully used me and persecuted me. I then testified openly to all there what I now first felt in my heart.
Page 571 - and for myself— My virtue, or my plague, be it either which— She's so conjunctive to my life and soul, That, as the star moves not but in his sphere, I could not but by her.
Page 66 - of toil And years of cultivation, Upon my proper patch of soil, To grow my own plantation. Ill take the showers as they fall, I will not vex my bosom ; Enough if, at the end of all, A little garden blossom. This is our experience : With hail-storms wild and
Page 485 - his good inspiration, and for twice revealing to him, in dreams, things whereby he was cured of otherwise incurable distempers. I make no doubt that this is one of those " many " who shall " come from the east and the west and sit down with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob,
Page 110 - The clouds that gather round the setting sun Do take a sober colouring from an eye That hath kept watch o'er man's mortality.

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