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" But godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out. And having food and raiment let us be therewith content. But they that will be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and... "
The Works in Verse and Prose, of William Shenstone ... - Page 79
by John Witherspoon, William Shenstone - 1798 - 381 pages
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The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ: Translated Out of ...

James Nourse - 1829 - 272 pages
...godliness with contentment is great gain. For6,7 covotousness. we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out. And having food and raiment, let us be there- 8 with content. But they that will be rich, fall into temptation, and a 9 snare, and into many...
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Letters to a Friend: On the Evidences, Doctrines, and Duties, of ..., Volume 2

Olinthus Gregory - Apologetics - 1829
...fashion of this world passeth away." " God" liness with contentment is great gain." " Having " food and raiment, let us be therewith content. " But they that will be rich fall into temptation and a " snare, ağd into many foolish and hurtful lusts, " which drown men in destruction...
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Letters to a Friend: On the Evidences, Doctrines, and Duties, of ..., Volume 2

Olinthus Gregory - Apologetics - 1829
...fashion of this world passeth away." " God" liness with contentment is great gain." " Having " food and raiment, let us be therewith content. " But they that will be rich fall into temptation and a " snare, and into many foolish and hurtful lusts, " which drown men in destruction...
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Sermons on various subjects

John Stedman - 1830 - 346 pages
...accompany us farther than this life. " Godliness" brings with it contentment, and that, says the Apostle, " is great gain : for we brought nothing into this world,...therewith content. But they that will be rich fall into temptation, and a snare, and into many foolish and hurtful lusts, which drown men in destruction and...
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The Practical Works of the Rev. Richard Baxter: With a Life of the Author ...

Richard Baxter - 1830
...Godliness with contentment is great gain : for we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain that we can carry nothing out. And having food and raiment,...therewith content : but they that will be rich, fall into temptation and a snare, and into many foolish and hurtful lusts, which drown men in destruction and...
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The Portrait of St. Paul: Or, The True Model for Christians and Pastors. Tr ...

John Fletcher - 1830 - 342 pages
...brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out." Having, therefore, " food and raiment, let us be therewith content. But they that will be rich, fall into temptation and a snare, and into many foolish and hurtful Kists, which drown men in perdition. For...
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The Works of William Paley ...: Comprising the Additional Volume ..., Volume 6

William Paley - Sermons - 1830
...VI. 6, 7, 8. Godliness with contentment is great gain; for we brought nothing into the world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out , and having food and raiment, let us he therewith content. RESTLESSNESS and impatience in the situation of life they are placed in, is in...
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The Theological Works ...

Thomas Scott - 1830 - 597 pages
...contentment is great gain ;" for, says he, " we brought nothing into the world, and it is certain that we can carry nothing out. And having food and raiment, let us be therewith content." — In considering the subject, we may, I. Notice the connection between godliness...
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Short Discourses to be Read in Families

William Jay - Families - 1833 - 493 pages
...useful to a traveller : a bundle of staves would be an incumbrance. " Godliness, with contentment, is great gain. For we brought nothing into this world,...food and raiment, let us be therewith content." But what shall I say to those of you who are still "of the world !" Let me remind you, :hat there will...
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The Apology for the Church of England: And A Treatise of the Holy Scriptures

John Jewel - Bible - 1831 - 10 pages
...he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich."' St. Paul saith, " Godliness with contentment is great gain; for we brought nothing into this world,...and it is certain we can carry nothing out." " And again, let him that is poor " labour, working with his hands the thing which is good, that he may have...
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