Sermons on Several Occasions, Volume 2

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E. Stevenson & F.A. Owen, agents, 1855 - Methodist Church

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Page 499 - is to say, when I set my seal and mark upon them ;—" and I will spare them, as a man spareth his own son that serveth him." Now if the Holy Spirit be the sign, the seal, and the security of our salvation, then by grieving him by our sins, we break up
Page 156 - foundation of our hope. But surely there is a very clear and full promise, that we shall all love the Lord our God with all our hearts. So we read, Deut. xxx, 6, "Then will I circumcise thy heart, and the heart of thy seed, to love the Lord thy God with
Page 182 - beloved disciple. First, by our Lord himself. His words are ; " If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me before it hated you. If ye were of the world, the world would love its own : but because ye are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world hatcth you.
Page 49 - hast put all things under his feet: all sheep and oxen, yea, and the beasts of the field, the fowl of the air, and the fish of the sea, and whatsoever passeth through the paths of the seas,
Page 221 - It is impossible for those that were once enlightened, and have tasted of the heavenly gift, and were made partakers of the Holy Ghost, —If they fall away,' (literally, and have fallen away,) ' to renew them again, unto repentance: seeing they crucify to themselves the Son of God afresh, and put him to an open shame,'
Page 479 - Can I bring him back again ? I shall go to him; but he shall not return to me." To what end (saith the resigned mourner) should I fast now the child is dead ? Why should I add grief to grief; which, being a volunteer, increases the affliction I already sustain
Page 31 - of judgment, hath God remembered mercy, from the beginning of the world ; connecting the grand promise of salvation- with the very sentence of condemnation! 4. " Unto the woman he said, I will greatly multiply thy sorrow, and [or, in] thy conception: in sorrow [or pain] thou
Page 140 - 1 beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called, •with all lowliness and meekness, with long suffering, forbearing one another in love; endeavouring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. There is one body, and one Spirit,
Page 432 - 1 do, I will pull down my barns, and build greater; and there will I bestow all my fruits and my goods. And I will say to my soul, Soul, thou hast much goods laid up for many years: take thy ease ; eat, drink, and be merry. But God said unto him, Thou fool!" I propose by the assistance of God,
Page 140 - suffering, forbearing one another in love; endeavouring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. 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,

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