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Brief Memoirs of Four Christian Hindoos, Lately Deceased (1816)
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Page 55 - I say unto you, That many shall come from the east and west, and shall sit down with Abraham, and Isaac, and Jacob, in the kingdom of heaven: But the children of the kingdom shall be cast out into outer darkness : there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
Page 31 - To the weak he became as weak, that he might gain the weak : and was made all things to all men, that he might by all means save some.
Page 7 - A VIEW of the PRESENT STATE of SICILY : its rural economy, population, and produce ; with an Appendix, containing observations on its general character, climate, commerce, resources, &c.
Page 54 - Rwghoo's age is supposed to have been about sixty years. How rich is that grace displayed in the conversion of this person, once living in idolatry, and all its attendant abominations ! How great the contrast betwixt the idolater, dancing in indecent attitudes, or with a piece of iron run through his tongue, before the idol, and the same man " turned from dumb idols to serve the living and true God...
Page 80 - Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth. Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.
Page 8 - The Fathers, the Reformers, and the Public Formularies of the Church of England, in Harmony with Calvin and against the Bishop of Lincoln. By a Layman.
Page 7 - A DICTIONARY of Painters, Sculptors, Architects, and Engravers ; containing biographical Sketches of the most celebrated Artists, from the earliest ages to the present time: to which is added, an Appendix, comprising the substance of Walpole's Anecdotes of Painting in England, from Vertue, forming a complete English School. In one neat vol. I2mo, price 10s. 6<1. boards. " We congratulate the public on the acquisition of this useful book.
Page 7 - On a Man's writing Memoirs of himself: 2. On Decision of Character : 3. On the Application of the Epithet Romantic : 4. On some of the Causes by which Evangelical Religion has been rendered less acceptable to Persons of cultivated Taste.
Page 34 - I do not attribute it to my own wisdom, or to my own goodness, that I became a Christian. It is all grace — it is all grace ! I have tried all means for the restoration of my health. All are vain: God is my only hope. Life is good — death is good ; but to be wholly emancipated is better.