A Sermon Delivered at the Old South Church, Boston, June 7, 1819: On the Evening Previous to the Sailing of the Rev. Miron Winslow, Levi Spaulding, and Henry Woodward, & Dr. John Scudder as Missionaries to Ceylon

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Flagg and Gould, printers, 1819 - Bible - 22 pages
 

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Page 3 - He was wounded for our transgression, he was bruised for our iniquity ; the chastisement of our peace was upon him, and with his stripes we are healed." This you read in the fiftythird chapter of Isaiah, written seven hundred years before Christ appeared. Our apostle proceeds : " and that he was buried, and rose again the third day, according to the Scriptures." The circumstance of his burial is particularly...
Page 13 - There is that scattereth, and yet increaseth; and there is that withholdeth more than is meet, but it tendeth to poverty.
Page 11 - For as many as have sinn'ed without law shall also perish without law ; and as many as have sinned in the law shall be judged by the law...
Page 20 - But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake that burneth with fire and brimstone; which is the second death.
Page 4 - I know nothing that could, in this view, be said better, than " do unto others as ye would that others should do unto you...
Page 11 - If still, the thought of such vast multitudes sinking into hell, without any knowledge of the only name given under heaven by which they can be saved...
Page 20 - Secondly, the law of nature, which considers the equal rights, wants, duties, and obligations of man : and thirdly, the rule of practice, which is, " as ye would that others should do unto you, do ye even so to them...
Page 3 - The diseased have ye not strengthened, neither have ye healed that which was sick, neither have ye bound up that which was broken, neither have ye brought again that which was driven away, neither have ye sought that which was lost ; but with force and with cruelty have ye ruled them. Phil. ii. 21. For all seek their own, not the things which are Jesus Christ's.
Page 11 - ... thought of such vast multitudes sinking into hell, without any knowledge of the only name given under heaven by which they can be saved, seems inconsistent with the goodness of God, we are to remember, that they, with all our fallen race, deserve eternal misery ; that the provisions of the Gospel...
Page 16 - The weapons of our warfare are not carnal," though they are "mighty through God, to the pulling down of strong holds :

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