A Puritan Wooing: A Tale of the Great Awakening in New England

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Baker & Taylor Company, 1898 - Great Awakening - 305 pages

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OCLC: 222745466
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Page 210 - Let your women keep silence in the churches : for it is not permitted unto them to speak; but they are commanded to be under obedience, as also saith the law.
Page 58 - T<HE Lord my pasture shall prepare. And feed me with a shepherd's care . His presence shall my wants supply, And guard me with a watehful eye ; My noon-day walks he shall attend, And all my midnight hours defend.
Page 78 - Truly I have a great jealousy, that if we once begin to sing by rule, the next thing will be to pray by rule and preach by rule, and then comes popery.
Page 254 - Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither hath entered into the heart of man the things which God hath prepared for them that love him.
Page 182 - Put on the whole armor of God that you may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil.
Page 134 - Now if such things are enthusiasm, and the fruits of a distempered brain, let my brain be evermore possessed of that happy distemper ! If this be distraction, I pray God that the world of mankind may be all seized with this benign, meek, beneficent, beatifical, glorious distraction...
Page 276 - I did think I did see all Heaven before me, and the great God himself!
Page 51 - There is nothing they so generally neglect as reading, and indeed all the arts for the improvement of the mind ; in which, I confess, we have set them the example.

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