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" And lest I should be exalted above measure through the abundance of the revelations, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, the messenger of Satan to buffet me, lest I should be exalted above measure. "
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by William Paley - 1824
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The Christian Contemplated in a Course of Lectures: Delivered in Argyle ...

William Jay - Christian life - 1828 - 382 pages
...he, " I should be exalted above measure, through the abundance of the revelations, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, the messenger of Satan, to buffet me." What this particularly was, we cannot determine ; but it was — and this is sufficient for our purpose...
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Expository Lectures on Paul's Epistles to the Corinthians

William Lothian - Bible - 1828 - 553 pages
...(yinfit^Htuu) by the abundance (or rather, as rendered by Dr M'Knight, the transcendency, iri{OtAi)) of the revelations, there was given me a thorn in the flesh (ni\tfy m {Ki), a messenger of Satan to buffet me {am. f Kt^xpiEn.), lest I should be exalted above...
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The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ: Translated Out of ...

James Nourse - 1829 - 272 pages
...lest I should be exalted above measure through the abundance of the revelations, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, the messenger of Satan to...buffet me, lest I should be exalted above measure. For this 8 thing I besought the Lord thrice, that it might depart from me. And he 9 said unto me, My...
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Essays on the Evidences, Doctrines, and Practical Operation, of Christianity

Joseph John Gurney - Christianity - 1829 - 397 pages
...has related a defined and memorable instance. " There was given to me," says he to the Corinthians, " a thorn in the flesh ; the messenger of Satan to buffet me, lest I should be exalted above measure. For this thing I besought the Lord thrice, that it might depart from me. And he said unto me, My grace...
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The Works of William Paley ...: Comprising the Additional Volume ..., Volume 5

William Paley - Sermons - 1830
...lest I should be exalted above measure through the abundance of the revelations, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, the messenger of Satan to...that this same St Paul should pronounce himself to be ' the chief of sinners.' — ' Jesus Christ came into the world to save sinners, of whom I am the chief.'...
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The Practical Works of Richard Baxter: with a Life of the Author ..., Volume 18

Richard Baxter - Theology - 1830
...lest I should be exalted above measure through the abundance of the revelations, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, the messenger of Satan to...buffet me, lest I should be exalted above measure. For this thing I besought the Lord thrice, that it might depart from me. And he said, My grace is sufficient...
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Treatises on the Life, Walk, and Triumph of Faith

William Romaine - Christian life - 1830 - 616 pages
...lest I should be exalted above measure, through the abundance of the revelations, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, the messenger of Satan, to...buffet me, lest I should be exalted above measure. For this thing I besought the Lord thrice, that he would take it away from me. And he said unto me...
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The Practical Works of Richard Baxter: with a Life of the Author ..., Volume 18

Richard Baxter - Theology - 1830
...lest I should be exalted above measure through the abundance of the revelations, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, the messenger of Satan to...buffet me, lest I should be exalted above measure. For this thing I besought the Lord thrice, that it might depart from me. And he said, My grace is sufficient...
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The Works of William Paley ...: Comprising the Additional Volume ..., Volume 4

William Paley - Sermons - 1830
...and then proceeds to describe a particular instance, and afterwards adds, ' lest I should be exalted above measure through the abundance of the revelations, there was given me a thorn in the flesh.' Upon the whole, the matter admits of no softening qualification, or ambiguity whatever. If St Paul...
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The British preacher, Volumes 1-2

British preacher - 1831
...a check to a mind which might be too much elevated by such an indulgence, "lest I should be exalted above measure, through the abundance of the revelations,...buffet me, lest I should be exalted above measure." (ver. 7.) Every sentence of this passage bears on the subject before us. Whether the apostle is referring...
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