An Account of the Infancy, Religious and Literary Life, of Adam Clarke ...

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D. Appleton & Company, 1833 - Methodist Church
 

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Page 120 - Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you, and ordained you, that ye should go and bring forth fruit...
Page 68 - The eye that mocketh at his father, and despiseth to obey his mother, the ravens of the valley shall pick it out, and the young eagles shall eat it.
Page 93 - To examine themselves, whether they repent them truly of their former sins, stedfastly purposing to lead a new life; have a lively faith in God's mercy through Christ, with a thankful remembrance of his death; and be in charity with all men.
Page 88 - Behold, I go forward, but he is not there ; and backward, but I cannot perceive him : on the left hand, where he doth work, but I cannot behold him : he hideth himself on the right hand, that I cannot see him : but he knoweth the way that I take : when he hath tried me, I shall come forth as gold.
Page 110 - I love them that love me, and they that seek me early shall find me.
Page 115 - Blessed be God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies, and the God of all comfort ; Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God.
Page 86 - Because they are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit of his Son into their hearts, crying, Abba, Father !
Page 148 - They did promise and vow three things in my name. First, that I should renounce the devil and all his works, the pomps and vanities of this wicked world, and all the sinful lusts of the flesh.
Page 232 - Faith, mighty faith, the promise sees, And looks to that alone ; Laughs at impossibilities, And cries,— It shall be done...
Page 145 - The true Light which lighteneth every man that cometh into the world.