What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
action adapted affected ambition aspire authority becomes believe benevolence Bible blessed bring called cause character Christ Christian church circumstances claims confidence conscience consideration cordial cultivation death destiny dignity direct displayed divine doctrines doubting efforts elevated Eminent piety escape eternal everlasting example excellence exhibit faith fear fixed future give glory godliness gospel habitually hand happiness heart heaven holy honor hope human importance infidelity infinite influence intellect interest Jesus judg judgment kingdom leading LETTER light live lofty look Lord mankind marked matter means ment millions mind moral motive multitudes nature never object opened operate passion peace Perhaps period pleasure present principle purity pursuit question reason received regards religion religious revelation righteousness salvation sanctified saved secure seek sincere soul spirit standing things thou thousand throne treats true truth universe unto urged views wealth whole youth
Page 27 - How sweet are thy words unto my taste ! yea, sweeter than honey to my mouth.
Page 64 - ... wherein ye greatly rejoice, though now for a season (if need be) ye are in heaviness through manifold temptations ; that the trial of your faith, being much more precious than of gold that perisheth, though it be tried with fire, might be found unto praise and honor and glory at the appearing of Jesus Christ...
Page 37 - If I had not done among them the works which none other man did, they had not had sin: but now have they both seen and hated both me and my Father.
Page 46 - Hearken unto me, ye that know righteousness, The people in whose heart is my law; Fear ye not the reproach of men, Neither be ye afraid of their revilings. For the moth shall eat them up like a garment, And the worm shall eat them like wool: But my righteousness shall be for ever, And my salvation from generation to generation.
Page 18 - Happy is the man that findeth wisdom, And the man that getteth understanding : For the merchandise of it is better than the merchandise of silver, And the gain thereof than fine gold.
Page 53 - But the wicked are like the troubled sea, when it cannot rest, whose waters cast up mire and dirt.
Page 30 - Greeks seek after wisdom: but we preach Christ crucified, unto Jews a stumblingblock, and unto Gentiles foolishness; but unto them that are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God, and the wisdom of God.
Page 28 - Samuel, and of the prophets : who through faith subdued kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions, quenched the violence of fire, escaped the edge of the sword, out of weakness were made strong, waxed valiant in fight, turned to flight the armies of the aliens.
Page 28 - Ye see then how that by works a man is justified, and not by faith only.