A Diary Of Some Of The Religious Exercises And Experience Of Samuel Scott

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bySamuel Scott

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1809 Excerpt: ... what may be esteemed minute and inconsiderable instances, is a mercy not of works, but of grace; which teacheth to deny ungodliness. Ii. I came to Hartford, after having been absent therefrom more than two months. Before I arose, I had some sensations of a living faith in Christ, as he was the one offering, which hath forever perfected them who are sanctified; and as he is revealed within, the sanctifier of his people, "and their hope of glory." i rs. This week I have remembered the Lord upon my bed, and measurably meditated on him, in the morning watches. 17; Walking towards Dunkirks in the snow, I was favored with some sense of God that made me, and desires after more communion with him, through the Mediator, who "is the way, the truth, and the life." My spirit was measurably tendered and humbled in the presence of Him, ""who dwelt in the bush it is certainly our incumbent duty to be diligent in the attendance of meetings, and not through lukewarmness and indifference to neglect the assembling of ourselves together, for the purposes of divine worship in a collective capacity: yet herein is a, danger of a zeal which is not according to true knowledge, and of laying too great a stress upon the attendance and feeding as it were, upon the bare outward act. Particularly erroneous and blameable are those of the Romish and episcopal communities, in calling their places for worship, 'the houses of God;' F 6 and endeavouring to inculcate a veneration for those edifices. Wherever the divine presence is manifested, whether it is in the open fields, the secret chamber, or elsewhere, the language of the patriarch Jacob may with propriety be adopted; "This is none other but the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven." "What shall I render to the Lord for all his ...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1809 Excerpt: ... what may be esteemed minute and inconsiderable instances, is a mercy not of works, but of grace; which teacheth to deny ungodlin...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:60 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.12 inPublished:February 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217151183

ISBN - 13:9780217151184

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