Religious Enthusiasm Considered: In Eight Sermons, Preached Before the University of Oxford, in the Year MDCCCII., at the Lecture Founded by John Bampton, A.M. [sic], Canon of Salisbury

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University Press for the author; sold by W. Hanwell and J. Parker, 1803 - Electronic book - 502 pages
 

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Page 73 - And he said unto him, If they hear not Moses and the Prophets, neither will they be persuaded though one rose from the dead. Then said he unto the disciples, It is impossible but that offences will come : but woe unto him through whom they come ! It were better for him that a millstone were hanged about his neck, and he cast into the sea, than that he should offend one of these little ones.
Page 29 - I have yet many things to say unto you, but ye cannot bear them now. Howbeit when he, the Spirit of truth, is come, he will guide you into all truth...
Page 502 - Lord of lords ; who only hath immortality, dwelling in the light which no man can approach unto ; whom no man hath seen, nor can see : to whom be honour and power everlasting. Amen.
Page 470 - ... the prince of the lights of heaven, which now as a giant doth run his unwearied course, should as it were through a languishing faintness begin to stand and to rest himself...
Page 445 - And herein do I exercise myself, to have always a conscience void of offence toward God, and toward men.
Page 239 - And I will gather the remnant of my flock out of all countries whither I have driven them, and will bring them again to their folds ; and they shall be fruitful and increase.
Page 473 - ... deep in contemplation, and not inclinable to discourse ; which gave the Doctor occasion to require his present thoughts : to which he replied, " That he was meditating the number and nature of angels, and their blessed obedience and order, without which, peace could not be in heaven ; and, oh, that it might be so on earth...
Page 377 - He that hath pity upon the poor lendeth unto the LORD; and that which he hath given will he pay him again.
Page xiii - If I do not the works of my Father, believe me not. But if I do, though ye believe not me, believe the works : that ye may know, and believe, that the Father is in me, and I in him.
Page 470 - Now, if nature should intermit her course, and leave altogether though it were but for a while the observation of her own laws; if those principal and mother elements of the world, whereof all things in this lower world are made, should lose the qualities which now they have; if the frame of that heavenly arch erected over our heads should loosen and dissolve itself; if celestial spheres should forget their wonted motions, and by irregular volubility turn themselves any way as it might happen; if...

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