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" God hath chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the wise ; and God hath chosen the weak things of the world to confound the things which are mighty ; and base things of the world, and things which are despised, hath God chosen, yea, and things... "
Pastoral Letters, with an Autobiographical Fragment - Page 86
by John Hobbs - 1872
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An Historical and Critical Dictionary, Volume 3

Pierre Bayle - Biography - 1826 - 438 pages
...God. Because the foolishness of God is wiser than men, and the weakness of God is stronger than men. For ye see your calling, brethren, how that not many...nought things that are, that no flesh should glory in his presence. But of Him are ye in Christ Jesus, who of God is made unto us wisdom, and righteousness,...
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Remarks on revelation & infidelity, speeches delivered in a literary society ...

A. M - 1797
...not many mighty, not many noble, are called. But God hath chosen the foolish things of the world, to confound the things which are mighty ; and base things...that no flesh should glory in his presence." " If a man, with this admirable passage in his mind, will take a serious view of the origin of Christianity,...
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Precious truth

...tilings of the world, and things which are despised, hath God chosen, yea, and things which are nut, to bring to nought things that are ; that no flesh should glory in Hit presence." Those whose work has been most frequently that of preaching the Gospel, should be, of...
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The Refuge

William Giles - Christian life - 1804 - 257 pages
...hath chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the wise ; and the weak things of the world to confound the things which are mighty ; and base things...nought things that are : that no flesh should glory in his presence.' Were the glorious gospel revealed only, or principally, to the wise and the prudent,...
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Essays on Physiognomy: For the Promotion of the Knowledge and the ..., Volume 3

Johann Caspar Lavater - Facial expression - 1804
...15—25. "But God hath chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the wise, and the weak to confound the things which are mighty, and base things...nought things that are ; that no flesh should glory in his presence." 1 Cor. i. 27, 28, 29. — " Let every man abide in the same calling wherein he was called."...
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An account of the life and writings of Dr. Jortin [by Rogers Jortin ...

John Jortin - Apologetics - 1805
...things of the world, and things which are despised, hath God chosen, yea and things which are not, to bring to nought things that are : that no flesh should glory in his presence.' This great event our Lord probably had m view, when he said to his disciples ; * He...
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The Church of God: Or, Essays on Various Names and Titles: Given to the ...

Ambrose Serle - 1806 - 480 pages
...37. t Heb. iii. 1. t Phil. iii.-U. 8 Pet. i. 10. 8 CHUHCH. CHOSEN, yea and things which are not, to bring to nought things that are ; that no flesh should glory in his presence.* There could be no reason for the choice and the calling, but God's own free grace and...
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Twenty Short Discourses Adapted to Village Worship Or the ..., Volume 1

Benjamin Beddome - Baptists - 1807
...mighty; and base things of the world, and things which are despised, yea, and things which are not, to bring to nought things that are; that no flesh should glory in his presence." These things are offensive to a carnal mind, and prove great difficulties in the way...
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The Testimony of Christ's Second Appearing: Containing a General Statement ...

Benjamin Seth Youngs - Second Advent - 1810 - 620 pages
...busc things of the world, and things which arc despised, hath God chosen, and things which are not, to bring to nought things, that are ; that no flesh should glory in his presence." 35. And therefore, to those who are in the flesh, ,that in which Christ appears is both...
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Helps to Composition: Or, Six Hundred Skeletons of Sermons, Several Being ...

Charles Simeon - Sermons - 1810
...things of the world, to confound the wise and mighty, and the base and contemptible things of the world, to bring to nought things that are, that no flesh should glory in his presence." There is, however, a period fixed in the divine counsels, when the great and mighty,...
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