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Page 30 - As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from henceforth even for ever.
Page 66 - Indeed, we cannot think ourselves worse than we really are ; yet some things which abate the comfort and alacrity of our Christian profession are rather impediments than properly sinful, and will not be imputed to us by him who knows our frame, and remembers that we are but dust. Thus, to have an infirm memory, to be subject to disordered, irregular, or low spirits, are faults of the constitution, in which the will has no share, though they are all burdensome and oppressive, and sometimes needlessly...
Page 76 - I have many things to say unto you, but ye cannot bear them now...
Page 1 - And we desire that every one of you do show the same diligence to the full assurance of hope unto the end : that ye be not slothful, but followers of them who through faith and patience inherit the promises,
Page 12 - Unto us a Child is born, unto us a Son is given, and the government shall be upon His shoulder, and His name shall be called Wonderful ! Counsellor ! the mighty God ! the everlasting Father ! and the Prince of Peace...
Page 57 - I know thou haft thy fecret provings ; but fear not, " Greater is He that is in thee, than he that is in the world.
Page 99 - A Biographical memoir of Richard Jordan, a Minister of the Gospel, in the Society of Friends ; late of Newton, in Gloucester County, New Jersey, North America.
Page 32 - In pure silent Worship, we dwell under the Holy Anointing, and feel Christ to be our Shepherd. Here the best of Teachers ministers to the several Conditions of his Flock, and the Soul receives immediately from the Divine Fountain, that with which it is nourished.