Select Practical Writings of Richard Baxter: With a Life of the Author, Volume 2
Durrie & Peck, 1831 - Christian life
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SELECT PRAC WRITINGS OF RICHAR, Volume 1
Richard 1615-1691 Baxter,Leonard 1802-1881 Bacon
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affections angels believe better blessed body called carnal cause Christ Christian church comfort command common communion creatures dark death delight desire difference doth doubt duty earth enemies evil eyes faith Father fear flesh friends give glory God's godliness gospel grace greater greatest happiness hath hear heart heaven heavenly holy honor hope interest John judge judgment kingdom knoweth knowledge labor learned leave less light live Lord maketh Matt matter means men's mercy mind nature never obedience objects pain peace perfect persons pleasure praise present promise reason receive rejoice religion rest salvation Sect seek seeming sense servants sight sinners sins soul speak Spirit suffer sure tell temptations thee things thou thoughts true trust truth turn understand unto weak wonder worldly
Page 113 - For I know this, that after my departing shall grievous wolves enter in among you, not sparing the flock. Also of your own selves shall men arise, speaking perverse things, to draw away disciples after them.
Page 121 - Who is a wise man and endued with knowledge among you? let him shew out of a good conversation his works with meekness of wisdom. But if ye have bitter envying and strife in your hearts, glory not, and lie not against the truth. This wisdom descendeth not from above, but is earthly, sensual, devilish. For where envying and strife is, there is confusion and every evil work.
Page 585 - For when the Gentiles, which have not the law, do by nature the things contained in the law, these having not the law, are a law unto themselves ; which shew the work of the law written in their hearts, their conscience also bearing witness, and their thoughts the meanwhile accusing or else excusing one another,) in the day when God shall judge the secrets of men by Jesus Christ, according to.
Page 145 - And they shall be mine, saith the Lord of hosts, in that day when I make up my jewels ; and I will spare them, as a man spareth his own son that serveth him. Then shall ye return, and discern between the righteous and the wicked : between him that serveth God, and him that serveth him not.
Page 108 - There is one body, and one Spirit, even as ye are called in one hope of your calling ; one Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God and Father of all, Who is above all, and through all, and in you all. But unto every one of us is given grace according to the measure of the gift of Christ.
Page 134 - He shall come to be glorified in his saints, and admired in all them that believe in that day.
Page 21 - By faith Noah, being warned of God of things not seen as yet, moved with fear, prepared an ark to the saving of his house; by the which he condemned the world, and became heir of the righteousness which is by faith.
Page 95 - And withal they learn to be idle, wandering about from house to house; and not only idle, but tattlers also and busybodies, speaking things which they ought not.
Page 21 - So shall thy seed be,) and being not weak in faith, he considered not his own body now dead, when he was about an hundred years old, neither yet the deadness of Sarah's womb ; he staggered not at the promise of God through unbelief ; but was strong in faith, giving glory to God. And being fully persuaded, that what he had promised, he was able also to perform.
Page 126 - Jews ; who both killed the Lord Jesus, and their own prophets, and have persecuted us. and they please not God, and are contrary to all men : forbidding us to speak to the Gentiles, that they might be saved, to fill up their sins alway; for the wrath is come upon them to the uttermost.