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Page 287 - Take the counsel, which Christ gives to another Church in decay : ' Anoint thine eyes with eye-salve, that thou mayest see: buy of me gold tried in the fire, that thou mayest be rich; and white raiment, that thou mayest be clothed, and that the shame of thy nakedness do not appear:' and,
Page 177 - said, take ye away the Stone. Martha, the sister of him that was dead, saith unto him, Lord, by this time he stinketh; for he hath been dead four days. Jesus saith unto her, said I not unto thee, that, if thou wouldst believe, thou shouldst see the Glory of God?
Page 46 - I tell you, this man went down to his house justified rather than the other: for every one that exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted." He, who can thus sit at the feet of mercy, and listen to the voice of God, like
Page 261 - JAMES, v, 7, 8. Be patient, therefore, brethren, unto the coming of the Lord : behold the husbandman waiteth for the precious fruit of the earth, and hath long patience for it, until he receive the early and latter rain. Be ye also patient: stablish your hearts : for the coming
Page 192 - These are not new characters. In the thirty-third chapter of Ezekiel, God says to his prophet, 'Lo, thou art unto them as a very lovely song, of one that hath a pleasant voice, and can play well on an instrument : for they hear thy words, but they do them not
Page 306 - 1 heard a loud voice saying in heaven, Now is come salvation, and strength, and the kingdom of our God. and the power of his Christ; for the accuser of our brethren is cast down, which accused them before our God day and night. And they overcame
Page 310 - may arise in the Church who will contradict this—but, whatever they say, ' This is a faithful saying : If we be dead with him, we shall also live with him : if we suffer, we shall also reign with him : if we deny him, he also will deny us.
Page 281 - right hand, who walketh in the midst of the seven golden candlesticks : I know thy works, and thy labour, and thy patience; and how thou canst not bear them which are evil; and thou hast tried them which say they are apostles and are not, and hast found them
Page 95 - The Wise Man says, at the 12th verse of this chapter, that ' Wisdom is a defence'—' It is better to go to the House of Mourning, than to the House of Feasting : for that is the end of all men, and the living will lay it to his heart.' There is not a better lesson.
Page 139 - wait for their Lord, when he will return from the wedding. Blessed are those servants, whom the Lord. when he cometh, shall find watching: verily I say unto you, that he shall gird himself, and make them to sit down to meat, and will come forth, and serve them. And if he shall come in the second watch, or come