The Assistant of Education: Religious and Literary, Intended for the Use of Young Persons, Volume 4

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Baker and Fletcher, 1825 - Education

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Page 27 - world. A city that is set on a hill cannot be hid. Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a candlestick ; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house. Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good worts, and glorify your Father
Page 159 - of any thing? It is sufficiently plain that these are but empty words to you. Yet these things you will profess when you approach the table. The next requisition is, that you have a lively faith in God's mercy through Christ, with a thankful remembrance of his death. A lively faith, to take
Page 262 - it is his footstool : neither by Jerusalem, for it is the city of the great King. Neither shalt thou swear by thy head, because thou canst not make one hair white or black. But let your communication be yea, yea
Page 12 - I know thy works, that thou hast a name that thou livest, and art dead. Be watchful, and strengthen the things which remain, that are ready to die ; for I have not found thy works perfect before God. Remember therefore how thou hast received and heard, and hold fast, and repent. If therefore thou shall not watch, I will come on thee as a
Page 262 - old time, Thou shall not forswear thyself, but shalt perform unto the Lord thine oaths : But I say unto you, swear not at all ; neither by heaven, for it it God's throne ; nor by the
Page 308 - brought thee forth out of the land of Egypt, from the house of bondage.—DEUT. viii. 14 THE Lord our God has treatment at our hands no earthly friend would bear with. In the moments of sadness, in the moments of suffering we make haste to
Page 102 - After the kindness and love of God our Saviour towards man appeared, not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost; which he shed on us abundantly (or richly) through Jesus Christ our
Page 142 - and then come and offer thy gift. Agree with thine adversary quickly, whiles thou art in the way with him ; lest at any time the adversary deliver thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and thou be cast into prison. Verily I say unto thee, Thou shalt by no means come out thence, till thou hast paid the uttermost farthing.— MATT. v. 21—26.
Page 190 - Thou, like a fury, takest us out of this present life; but the King of the world shall raise us up, who have died for his laws, unto everlasting life.
Page 102 - in the ages to come he might show the exceeding riches of his grace in his kindness towards us through Christ

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