American Church Review, Volumes 38-40

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M.H. Mallory & Company, 1882
 

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Page 126 - The works of charity are commonly spoken of in terms which are principally derived from the Book of the Dead: — " Doing that which is right and hating that which is wrong, I was bread to the hungry, water to the thirsty, clothes to the naked, a refuge to him that was in want; that which I did to him, the great God hath done to me.
Page 254 - Refrain from these men, and let them alone; for if this counsel or this work be of men, it will come to nought : but if it be of God, ye cannot overthrow it ; lest unfortunately ye be found even to fight against God.
Page 240 - But is now made manifest by the appearing of our Saviour Jesus Christ, who hath abolished death, and hath brought life and immortality to light through the gospel : Whereunto I am appointed a preacher, and an apostle, and a teacher of the Gentiles.
Page 249 - When a righteous man turneth away from his righteousness, and committeth iniquity, and dieth in them; for his iniquity that he hath done shall he die. Again, when the wicked man turneth away from his wickedness that he hath committed, and doeth that which is lawful and right, he shall save his soul alive.
Page 68 - It is the center of trade, the supreme court of fashion, the umpire of rival talents, and the standard of things rare and precious. It is the place for seeing galleries of first-rate pictures, and for hearing wonderful voices and performers of transcendent skill. It is the place for great preachers, great orators, great nobles, great statesmen. In the nature of things, greatness and unity go together; excellence implies a center.
Page 3 - For in the same night that he was betrayed, he took bread in his holy and undefiled hands ; and looking up to thee, his God and Father, he brake it, and gave it to his disciples, saying, This is the mystery of the New Covenant ; take of it, and eat : this is my Body which is broken for many, for the remission of sins.
Page 78 - Give me the map there. — Know, that we have divided, In three, our kingdom : and 'tis our fast intent To shake all cares and business from our age ; Conferring them on younger strengths, while we Unburden'd crawl toward death Our son of Cornwall, And you, our no less loving son of Albany, We have this hour a constant will to publish Our daughters' several dowers, that future strife May be prevented now.
Page 242 - For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, who is Christ the Lord.
Page 56 - They accumulated darkness, and lost their way ; and, being misguided, they were irrecoverably lost. Thereupon our Trinity set apart the illustrious and adorable Messiah; who, laying aside his true dignity, came into the world as man. Angels proclaimed the joyful tidings. A virgin gave birth to the holy child in Judea.
Page 128 - VIII., it was enacted in parliament ° that a review should be had of the canon law ; and, till such review should be made, all canons, constitutions, ordinances, and synodals provincial, being then already made, and not repugnant to the law of the land or the king's prerogative, should still be used and executed. And, as no such review has yet been perfected, upon this statute now depends the authority of the canon law in England.

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