A theological dictionary, containing definitions of all religious terms. Woodward's enlarged & improved Amer. ed

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Page 117 - are blinded.—Whom he did predestinate, them he also called.—We give thanks to God always for you, brethren, beloved of the Lord, because God hath from the beginning chosen you to salvation, through sanctification of the Spirit and belief of the truth.— As many as were ordained to eternal life, believed.
Page 155 - to Christ's ordinances, in all those things that of necessity are requisite to the same." Acts ix. 31. Gal. i. 2, 22. 1 Cor. xiv. 34. Acts xx. 17. Col. iv. 15.—5. The word is now used also to denote any particular denomination of Christians distinguished by particular doctrines, ceremonies, &c. ; as the
Page 465 - ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers; for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion hath light with darkness? and what concord hath Christ with Belial ? or what part hath he that believeth with an infidel? and what agreement hath the temple of God with idols ? for ye are the temple of the
Page 392 - we allow ; but how do you prove that Christ shall be our Judge? Because, adds the apostle, it is written, " As I live, saith the Lord, every knee shall bow to me, and every tongue shall confess to God,
Page 10 - object, so far as it interferes with the will and glory of their heavenly Father. " Ephraim shall say, What have I to do any more with idols ?" Hos. xiv. 8. " Other lords have had dominion over us ; but by thee only will we make mention of thy name.
Page 294 - will cut him off from among his people. For the life of the flesh is in the blood ; and I have given it to you upon the altar, to make an atonement for your souls ; for it is the blood that
Page 316 - the heart, which differs from the languishing emotions of the lukewarm." The advantages of this disposition are honour, peace, safety, usefulness, support in death, and prospect of glory ; or, as the apostle sums up all in a few words, " It is profitable unto all things, having the promise of the life that now
Page 5 - to administer the same, and shall also declare his approbation of, and subscribe the articles of religion mentioned in the statute made in the 13th of Queen Elizabeth, except the 34th, 35th, and 36th, and these words in the 20th article; viz.—" the Church hath power to decree rites or ceremonies, and authority in controversies of
Page 4 - for exempting their Majesties' Protestant subjects dissenting from the Church of England, from the penalties of certain laws" enforcing conformity (except the Test Acts), and extending a free and full toleration to all dissenters, excepting Papists and such as deny the Trinity. The preamble
Page 10 - kcepeth his word, in him verily is the love of God perfected : hereby know we that we are in him. He that saith he abideth in him, ought himself also to walk even as he walked.

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