A Diary of Some Religious Exercises and Experience by Samuel ScottA Diary of Some Religious Exercises and Experience by Samuel Scott

A Diary of Some Religious Exercises and Experience

bySamuel Scott

Paperback | February 1, 2012

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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. 1811. Excerpt: ... visits of a sojourner. Some memoirs lately preceding express a sense of the Lord's former lovingkindnesses; and the distillations of the dew of Hermen have been measurably renewed upon my disconsolate spirit; but since, manifold and diversified have been my afflictions. During many disturbed and sleepless nights, I have at times been enabled to pray internally to Him, who "can fulfil all the good pleasure of his goodness, and the work of faith with power," either in many or a few days; with whom " one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as cne day." On the 21st and 25th instant, J visited my sister S. at Amwell, whose bodily dissolution seems now to be hastily approaching. May the Lord have mercy on her spirit. Amen. Third Month, 1786. 8. For this week past I have been in a state of great disconsolation, "tossed with tempests," and without comfort: I have been almost wholly shut out of the Holy Scriptures; and the law of the spirit of life has been like a book sealed with seven seals, which no man neither in heaven nor earth could open; but " the Lion of the tribe of Juda, the root of David, is able to open the book, and unloose the seals. May He prevail in the greatness of his power, and may all the disconsolate and bewildered pilgrims in this dreary Vale be, with my soul, enabled to look with an eye of faith to him, who " was dead, but is alive," and liveth for evermore; whose wonders are seen in the deeps. Amen. 24. Came with William Mathews from Hartford to London. 29. A.degree of recollection was unexpectedly experienced, and some sensations were attendant of that ancient loving-kindness which is better than life. At the young folks' meeting at Devonshire House, a degree of recollection was renewed, and the testimony of the Royal Psalmis...
Title:A Diary of Some Religious Exercises and ExperienceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:60 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.12 inPublished:February 1, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217159990

ISBN - 13:9780217159999