The Analogy of Religion, Natural and Revealed, to the Constitution and Course of Nature: To which are Added, Two Brief Dissertations : I. On Personal Identity. II. On the Nature of Virtue : Together with a Charge Delivered to the Clergy of the Diocese of Durham, at the Primary Visitation, in the Year M.DCC.LI
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
actions admitted afford analogy answer appear applicable appointed arises attended Author body called capacities carried character Christianity common concerning conclude conduct consequence consideration considered constitution continue contrary course creatures credible danger death determine difficulties divine doubt effect evidence exercise expected experience external fact farther follow former future give given ground habits happiness human implies importance instances intended interest judge justice kind known laws less living mankind manner matter means ment mentioned mind miracles misery moral nature necessary Necessity notion objections observations occasions ourselves particular perhaps persons placed positive possible practice present presumption principles probability proof proper proved Providence punished question reason regard relation religion render requires respect revelation scheme Scripture seems sense shew sort speaking suppose supposition things thought tion true truth vice virtue whole
Page 50 - Because I have called and ye refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no man regarded; But ye have set at nought all my counsel, and would none of my reproof: I also will laugh at your calamity: I will mock when your fear cometh; When your fear cometh as desolation, and your destruction cometh as a whirlwind; when distress and anguish cometh upon you. Then shall they call upon me, but I will not answer; they shall seek me early, but they shall not find me...
Page 312 - And many people shall go and say, Come ye, and let us go up to the mountain of the Lord, to the house of the God of Jacob ; and He will teach us of His ways, and we will walk in His paths : for out of Zion shall go forth the law, and the word of the Lord from Jerusalem. And He shall judge among the nations, and shall rebuke many people : and they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruning-hooks : nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war...
Page 311 - It is a light thing that thou shouldest be my servant To raise up the tribes of Jacob, And to restore the preserved of Israel: I will also give thee for a light to the Gentiles, That thou mayest be my salvation unto the end of the earth.
Page 221 - Unto whom it was revealed, that not unto themselves, but unto us they did minister the things, which are now reported unto you by them that have preached the gospel unto you with the Holy Ghost sent down from heaven ; which things the angels desire to look into.
Page 244 - And every creature which is in heaven, and on the earth, and under the earth, and such as are in the sea, and all that are in them, heard I saying ; Blessing and honour and glory and power be unto him that sitteth upon the throne and unto the Lamb for ever and ever.
Page 319 - And thou shalt become an astonishment, a proverb, and a byword, among all nations whither the Lord shall lead thee.
Page 50 - Turn ye at my reproof : behold, I will pour out my Spirit unto you, I will make known my words unto you.
Page 242 - For it is not possible that the blood of bulls and of goats should take away sins.
Page 50 - Therefore shall they eat of the fruit of their own way, and be filled with their own devices.