The Discourses of the Right Reverend George Horne ...

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C. and J. Rivington, 1824 - Sermons, English
 

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Page 80 - Almighty God, unto whom all hearts are open, all desires known, and from whom no secrets are hid, cleanse the thoughts of our hearts by the inspiration of thy Holy Spirit, that we may perfectly love thee, and worthily magnify thy holy name, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Page 315 - the remembrance of thee is the desire of our " soul. With my soul have I desired thee in the " night; yea, with my inmost spirit in the morn " have I sought thee: for when thy judgments " are in the earth, the inhabitants of the world
Page 340 - our fathers that they should make " known to their children, that the generation to " come might know them, even the children " which should be born, who should arise and " declare them to their children; that they might " set their hope in God, and not forget the works " of God, but keep his commandments *.
Page 91 - clouds. I will sing unto the Lord as " long as I live, I will praise my God while I have " my being. And so shall my words please him ; " my joy shall be in the Lord." This is the language of the very same person who says, in the text,
Page 249 - He who, in such circumstances, will not be persuaded so to do, should recollect, that the hour is coming, and must soon come, when it shall be said unto him, by a messenger, who will admit no excuse, and brook no delay, " Give an account of thy stewardship, for " thou mayest be no longer steward.
Page 322 - not afflict willingly *." He proceeds to do it, like a tender and affectionate parent, with reluctance. " How shall I give thee up, Ephraim ? " How shall I deliver thee, Israel 1 How shall I " make thee as Admah ? How shall I set thee as " Zeboim ? Mine heart is turned within me, my " repentings are kindled together
Page 282 - that is, I pray the Lord Jesus Christ so to do. And speaking of his thorn in the flesh, he says—" I besought the Lord thrice, " that it might depart from me. And he said unto " me, My grace is sufficient for thee; for my " strength is made perfect in weakness. Most " gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infir
Page 99 - made or becoming flesh ; the Son of God, being " sent in the likeness of sinful flesh, partaking of " flesh and blood, his taking the form of a servant, " being made in the likeness of men, being found " in fashion as a man, assuming the seed of
Page 159 - example of our Saviour Christ, and " be made like unto him." And therefore we are continually reminded and exhorted to hold fast, to live conformably to this our profession. " He " that saith he abideth in him, ought himself also "so to walk even as he walked*.
Page 81 - plainly, that they seek a country. And truly, " if they had been mindful of that country from " whence they came out, they might have had Op"portunity to have returned ; but now they desire " a better country, that is, an heavenly: where" fore God is not ashamed to be called

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