Select Remains of the Late Rev. John Mason

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Hart & Lincoln, 1814 - Devotional literature - 144 pages
 

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Page 102 - Rejoice not against me, O mine enemy: when I fall, I shall arise; when I sit in darkness, the Lord shall be a light unto me. I will bear the indignation of the Lord, because I have sinned against him, until he plead my cause, and execute judgment for me: he will bring me forth to the light, and I shall behold his righteousness.
Page 66 - When thou passest through the waters, I will be with thee; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee: when thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt not be burned; neither shall the flame kindle upon thee. For I am the Lord thy God, the Holy One of Israel, thy Saviour: I gave Egypt for thy ransom, Ethiopia and Seba for thee.
Page 85 - I have surely heard Ephraim bemoaning himself thus; "Thou hast chastised me, and I was chastised, as a bullock unaccustomed to the yoke; turn thou me, and I shall be turned; for thou art the Lord my God.
Page 66 - Because he thus reckoned that the sufferings of this present life are not worthy to be compared with the glory that should be revealed in us.
Page 84 - Stand in awe, and sin not : commune with your own heart upon your bed, and be still.
Page 62 - IF ye, then, be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God. Set your affections on things above, not on things on the earth : for ye are dead, and your life is hid with Christ in God.
Page 82 - If any man sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous, and He is the propitiation for our sins ; and not for ours only, but also for the sins of the whole world.
Page 34 - Repentance begins in the humiliation of the heart, and ends in the reformation of the life. Though we want power to. repent; yet we do not want means to repent, nor power to use these means.
Page 104 - Let not thine heart envy sinners: but be thou in the fear of the LORD all the day long. 18 For surely there is an end; and thine expectation shall not be cut off.
Page 56 - What is gr&ce, but glory begun ? What is glory, but grace perfected ? We may hope for a place in heaven, if our hearts are made suitable to the state of heaven.

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