The Doctrines and Discipline of the Methodist Church of Canada

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Page 203 - ALMIGHTY God, our heavenly Father, who of thy tender mercy didst give thine only Son Jesus Christ to suffer death upon the cross for our redemption, who made there (by his one oblation of himself once offered) a full, perfect, and sufficient sacrifice, oblation, and satisfaction for the sins of the whole world...
Page 6 - The condition of man, after the fall of Adam, is such, that he cannot turn and prepare himself, by his own natural strength and good works, to faith, and calling upon God : wherefore we have no power to do good works pleasant and acceptable to God, without the grace of God by Christ preventing us, that we may have a good will, and working with us, when we have that good will.
Page 5 - Holy Scripture containeth all things necessary to salvation: so that whatsoever is not read therein, nor may be proved thereby, is not to be required of any man, that it should be believed as an article of faith, or be thought requisite or necessary to salvation.
Page 206 - LORD GOD, LAMB of GOD, SON of the FATHER, that takest away the sins of the world, have mercy upon us. Thou that takest away the sins of the world, have mercy upon us. Thou that takest away the sins of the world, receive our prayer. Thou that sittest at the right hand of GOD the FATHER, have mercy upon us.
Page 203 - ... and when he had given thanks, he brake it, and gave it to his disciples, saying, Take, eat; this is my body which is given for you : do this in remembrance of me.
Page 241 - Therefore let no man glory in men: for all things are yours ; Whether Paul, or Apollos, or Cephas, or the world, or life, or death, or things present, or things to come; all are yours ; [.Saturday And ye are Christ's ; and Christ is God's.
Page 241 - Know ye not that ye are the temple of God, and THAT the Spirit of God dwelleth in you? If any man defile the temple of God, him shall God destroy: for the temple of God is holy, which TEMPLE ye are.
Page 6 - Original Sin standeth not in the following of Adam, (as the Pelagians do vainly talk;) but it is the fault and corruption of the Nature of every man, that naturally is engendered of the offspring of Adam; whereby man is very far gone from original righteousness, and is of his own nature inclined to evil, so that the flesh lusteth always contrary to the spirit; and therefore in every person born into this world, it deserveth God's wrath and damnation.
Page 215 - But unto every one of us is given grace according to the measure of the gift of Christ.
Page 241 - Now if any man build upon this foundation gold, silver, precious stones, wood, hay, stubble; Every man 's work shall be made manifest: for the day shall declare it, because it shall be revealed by fire; and the fire shall try every man's work of what sort it is.

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