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Page 55 - As a shepherd seeketh out his flock in the day that he is among his sheep that are scattered ; so will I seek out my sheep, and will deliver them out of all places where they have been scattered in the cloudy and dark day.
Page 64 - ... when he gave to the sea his decree, that the waters should not pass his commandment ; when he appointed the foundations of the earth : then I was by him, as one brought up with him; and I was daily his delight, rejoicing always before him; rejoicing in the habitable part of his earth; and my delights were with the sons of men.
Page 119 - Ye have heard how I said unto you, I go away, and come again unto you. If ye loved me, ye would rejoice, because I said, I go unto the Father : for my Father is greater than I.
Page 3 - The Lord God hath given me the tongue of the learned, that I should know how to speak a word in season to him that is weary : he wakeneth morning by morning, he wakeneth mine ear to hear as the learned.
Page 85 - God had raised up and exalted to be a Prince and a Saviour, to give repentance to Israel and forgiveness of sins.
Page 69 - O that it were with me as in months past, when the candle of the Lord shined upon my tabernacle. What would I give to recall the views and feelings of those days. Happy seasons ! Ye are fled like visions of spiritual beauty. And are ye fled for ever? Can no power recall you to this troubled mind ?'"' Yes, my young friend, they are all within reach, lingering to return.
Page 103 - The LORD liveth ; and blessed be my Rock ; And let the God of my salvation be exalted.
Page 127 - ... wave of the sea to the tenth; therefore sigh and long for the dawning of that morning, and the breaking of that day of the coming of the Son of man, when the shadows shall flee away. Persuade yourself the King is coming; read his letter sent before him (Rev. iii. n): "Behold I come quickly.
Page 126 - It is no dreamy state of inactive torpor : it is a holy jealousy over the heart — wakeful vigilance regarding sin — every avenue and loophole of the soul carefully guarded. "Holy living is the best, the only, preparative for holy dying. " Persuade yourself," says Rutherford, " the King is coming. Read His letter sent before Him, ' Behold, I come quickly ; ' wait with the wearied night-watch for the breaking of the Eastern sky.
Page 102 - God hath spoken concerning his church ;" but all things are hitherto come to pass agreeably to the divine prediction. This should strengthen our faith in those promises, and encourage us, and stir us up to earnest prayer to God for the accomplishment of the great and glorious things which yet remain to be fulfilled.