The Christian Visitor; Or, Scripture Readings With Expositions And Prayers, By W. Jowett. Or…

Paperback | January 8, 2012

byWilliam Jowett

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1836. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... life of sin and worldliness, without any correct ideas of their own real state before God! A discriminating mind is peculiarly needed, in those who would deal wisely with the afflicted and the dying: yet this should be accompanied with a tender and prudent spirit, such as may win affection, and not needlesly jar the feelings of the patient. A person, well-read in Scripture, taught by the Holy Spirit, and experimentally acquainted with the workings of his own heart and of divine grace, is the character fitted for visiting and counselling the afflicted. May the Ministers of Christ throughout our land be such! and may they be guided in selecting, for works of mercy, persons like-minded with themselves, having "the mind of Christ"! The remarks, as will evidently appear, are suitable, variously, both for the healthy and the sick. PERSONS APPARENTLY LIVING IN IGNORANCE' AND SIN. "Be sure your sin will find you out." Numbers xxxii. 23. The sinner for a long time forgets his sins: but at last some witness brings him to light; or, some disease falls on him, and death comes near; or, his conscience is so burdened, that he cannot help confessing. God saw us from the first, and all is written in His book. Where shall we seek pardon, but from this very Saviour, whom we have offended? "Lord, at thy feet, ashamed, I lie; Upward I dare not look; Pardon my sins, before I die, And blot them from thy book!" "The wicked, through the pride of his countenance, will not seek after God: God is not in all his thoughts." Psalm x. 4. r We proudly live, as if life were our own. Have you not spent many years without the least Religion-- nay, despising and mocking religious people? Lord, pardon the proud rebel, whom thou hast now brought low! For Jesu's sake, forgive me; and enter n...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1836. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... life of sin and worldliness, without any correct ideas of their own real state before God! A discriminating mind is peculiar...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:44 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.09 inPublished:January 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217074006

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