The Christian Spectator, Volume 1

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Howe & Spalding, 1819 - Theology

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Page 115 - Let us who are of the day be sober, putting on the breast plate of faith and love, and for an helmet the hope of salvation. And that knowing the time that now it is high time to awake out of sleep, for now is our salvation nearer than when
Page 225 - for the children of Israel shall abide many days, without a king and without a prince, and without a sacrifice, and without an image, and without an ephod, and without teraphim. Afterward shall the children of Israel return, and seek Jehovah their God, and David their king, and
Page 588 - Who in times past suffered all nations to walk in their own ways. Nevertheless, he left not himself without witness, in that he did good, and gave us rain from heaven, and fruitful seasons, filling our hearts with food and gladness.
Page 187 - for their little ones, like a flock, and their children dance. They spend their days in wealth, and in a moment go down to the grave. Therefore they say unto God depart from us for we desire not the knowledge of thy ways. What is the Almighty, that we should serve him. and what profit shall we have if we
Page 499 - is the mystery which from the beginning of the world was hid in God, who created all things by Jesus Christ, to the intent that now unto principalities and powers in heavenly places, might be known by the church the manifold wisdom of God, according to the eternal purpose which he purposed in
Page 390 - than our heart, and knoweth all things. Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, then have we confidence toward God. And whatsoever we ask we receive of him, because we keep his commandments, and do those things which are
Page 187 - Luke xv. 25.—" Now his elder son was in the field ; and as he came, and drew nigh to the house, he heard music and dancing." The return of the Prodigal, was a joyful event, for which
Page 20 - new spirit will I put within you." What is the difference between a new heart and a new spirit ? " I will pour water upon him that is thirsty and floods upon the dry ground : I will pour my Spirit upon thy seed, and my blessing upon thine offspring." In this passage water and the Spirit evidently denote the same thing. The promise
Page 232 - were blinded : for until this day remaineth the same vail untaken away, in the reading of the old testament ; which vail is done away in Christ. But even unto this day, when Moses is read, the vail is upon their hearts."—
Page 125 - And Lot lifted up his eyes, and beheld all the plain of Jordan, that it was well watered every where. Then Lot chose him all the plain of Jordan, and dwelled in the cities of the plain, and pitched his

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