The lively oracles given to us. Or The Christians birth-right and duty, in the custody and use of the holy Scripture. By the author of The Whole duty of man

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Page 80 - Will ye steal, murder, and commit adultery and swear falsely, and burn incense unto Baal, and walk after other Gods whom ye know not; and come and 'stand before me in this house, which is called by my name, and say, We are delivered to do all these abominations? Is this house, which is called by my name, become a den of robbers in your eyes?
Page xviii - The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: The commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes. The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring for ever : The judgments of the LORD are true and righteous altogether : More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold : Sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb. Moreover by them is thy servant warned : And in keeping of them there is great reward.
Page 144 - Thou shalt not make to thyself any graven image, nor the likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or in the earth beneath, or in the water under the earth. Thou shalt not bow down to them, nor worship them...
Page xvii - The law of the LORD is an undefiled law, converting the soul ; the testimony of the LORD is sure, and giveth wisdom unto the simple. 8 The statutes of the LORD are right, and rejoice the heart ; the commandment of the LORD is pure, and giveth light unto the eyes.
Page 126 - He made a covenant with Jacob, and gave Israel a law ; which he commanded our forefathers to teach their children : that their posterity might know it ; and the children which were yet unborn ; to the intent that, when they came up, they might show their children the same ; that they might put their trust in God, and not to forget the works of God, but to keep his commandments.
Page 72 - Then he said to them, 0 foolish, and slow of heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken. Ought not Christ to have suffered these things, and so to enter into his glory ? And beginning at Moses and all the prophets, he expounded to them in all the Scriptures the things concerning himself.
Page 125 - So that now they love the Lord their God with all their heart, and with all their soul, and mind, and strength.
Page 73 - The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me ; because the Lord hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek ; he hath sent me to bind up the broken hearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound...
Page 75 - He saved others; himself he cannot save. If he be the King of Israel, let him now come down from the cross, and we will believe him. He trusted in God; let him deliver him now, if he will have him : for he said, I am the Son of God.
Page 1 - For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and fharper than any two-edged fword, piercing even to the dividing afunder of foul and fpirit, and of the joints and marrow; and is a difcerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.

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