The Spirit of Missions, Volume 73

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J. L. Powell, 1908 - Missions
Includes the proceedings of the annual meeting of the Society.

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Page 277 - Merciful God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who is the resurrection and the life; in whom whosoever believeth shall live, though he die, and whosoever liveth and believeth in him shall not die eternally: we meekly beseech thee, O Father, to raise us from the death of sin unto the life of righteousness...
Page 277 - RISE, heart! thy Lord is risen. Sing his praise Without delays, Who takes thee by the hand, that thou likewise With him mayst rise ; That, as his death calcined thee to dust, His life may make thee gold ; and, much more, just.
Page 327 - He may be a brother of William H. Taft, But he ain't no brother of mine.
Page 425 - COME, my soul, thy suit prepare ; Jesus loves to answer prayer ; He Himself has bid thee pray, Therefore will not say thee, Nay. 2 Thou art coming to a King: Large petitions with thee bring ; For His grace and power are such, None can ever ask too much.
Page 487 - The first Sunday after the Epiphany. The Collect. OLord, we beseech thee mercifully to receive the prayers of thy people which call upon thee; and grant that they may both perceive and know what things they ought to do, and also may have grace and power faithfully to fulfil the same ; through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Page 480 - I give, devise, and bequeath to the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America...
Page 57 - The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light : they that dwell in the land of the shadow of death, upon them hath the light shined...
Page 359 - O most merciful Saviour and Redeemer, who wouldest not that any should perish, but that all men should be saved and come to the knowledge of the truth ; fulfil Thy gracious promise to be present with those who are gone forth in Thy name to preach the Gospel of salvation in distant lands. Be with them in all perils by land or by water, in sickness and distress, in weariness and painfulness, in disappointment and persecution. Bless them, we beseech Thee, with Thy continual...
Page 359 - He is gone; and we remain In this world of sin and pain: In the void which he has left, On this earth of him bereft, We have still his work to do, We can still his path pursue: Seek him both in friend and foe, In ourselves his image show. He is gone; we heard him say, "Good that I should go away...
Page 596 - Christian faith ; one in our teaching as to the love of God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Ghost; in our testimony as to sin and salvation, and our homage to the Divine and Holy Redeemer of men; one in our call to the purity of the Christian life, and in our witness to the splendors of the Christian hope.

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