Narratives Of Remarkable Conversions And Revival Incidents; Including A Review Of Revivals, From…

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byWilliam C. Conant

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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. 1858 Excerpt: ...acceptable as a preacher, both in private and public trials, were they forward to form themselves into a distinct congregation under his care. At length eleven persons, of whom Anthony Harrison was one, came to that determination, and chose him for their pastor; the principle upon which they entered into this fellowship one with another, and afterwards admitted those who should desire to join with them, being faith in Christ, and holiness of life, without respect to any difference in outward or circumstantial things." Bunyan afterwards united with this church by profession of his faith. Influence of a Pure Conscience.--In the summer of 1146, Samuel Walker became curate of the gay little capital of Western Cornwall. He was clever and accomplished--had learned from books the leading doctrines of Christianity, and, whilst mainly anxious to be a popular preacher, had a distinct desire to do good--but did none. The master of the grammar-school was a man of splendid scholarship, but much hated for his piety. One day Mr. Walker received from him a note, with a sum of money, requesting him to pay it to the Custom-House. For his health, Mr. Conon had been advised to drink some French wine, but on that smuggling coast could procure none on which duty had been paid. Wondering whether this tenderness of conscience pervaded all his character, Mr. Walker sought Mr. Conon's acquaintance, and was soon as comgletely enchained by the sweetness of his disposition as he was awed and astonished by the purity and elevation of his conduct. It was from the good treasure of this good man's heart that Mr. Walker received the gospel. Having learned it, he proclaimed it. Truro was in an uproar. To hear their general depravity, and to have urged on them repentance and the need of ...

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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. 1858 Excerpt: ...acceptable as a preacher, both in private and public trials, were they forward to form themselves into a distinct congregation u...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:164 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.35 inPublished:May 18, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217241972

ISBN - 13:9780217241977

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