advantages affected allow animated apostle appear attention behold believe body brethren called cause character christian church condition consider creatures crimes death desire devotion discourse divine doctrine doth earth endeavour eternal examine existence express eyes father favour fear feel fire give given glory gospel grant hand happiness hath hear heart heaven holy ideas imagination Jesus Christ judge judgment kind knowledge laws light live Lord mankind manner mean mind ministers misery nature never objects observe opinion ourselves pains passions person piety pleasure present principle promise question reason received reflections regard religion render repentance requires scripture seems sense SERMON sinner sins society sometimes soul speak spirit suppose tears thee things thou thought thousand tion true truth turn unto vanity virtue whole wise woman
Page 57 - I have been very jealous for the LORD God of hosts: for the children of Israel have forsaken thy covenant, thrown down thine altars, and slain thy prophets with the sword; and I, even I only, am left; and they seek my life, to take it away.
Page 232 - Lo, these are parts of his ways; but how little a portion is heard of him?
Page 181 - I have sworn, and I will perform it, that I will keep thy righteous judgments.
Page 212 - To deliver such an one unto Satan for the destruction of the flesh, that the spirit may be saved in the day of the Lord Jesus
Page 213 - Wherein ye greatly rejoice, though now for a season, if need be, ye are in heaviness through manifold temptations : that the trial of your faith, being much more precious than of gold that perisheth, though it be tried with fire, might be found unto praise and honour and glory at the appearing of Jesus Christ...
Page 69 - And stood at his feet behind him weeping, and began to wash his feet with tears, and did wipe them with the hairs of her head, and kissed his feet, and anointed them with the ointment.
Page 75 - Let the priests, the ministers of the LORD, weep between the porch and the altar, And let them say, Spare Thy people, O LORD, and give not thine heritage to reproach...
Page 69 - There was a certain creditor which had two debtors : the one owed five hundred pence, and the other fifty. And * Luke, chap. vii. 36. 61 when they had nothing to pay, he frankly forgave them both. Tell me, therefore, which of them will love him most ? Simon answered and said, I suppose that he to whom he forgave most.