The Works of Jeremy Taylor, Volume 3

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Page 289 - For the good that I would I do not : but the evil that I would not, that I do.
Page 48 - Fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul; but rather fear him who is able to destroy both body and soul in hell.
Page 325 - Unto the pure all things are pure: but unto them that are defiled and unbelieving is nothing pure; but even their mind and conscience is defiled. 16. They profess that they know God; but in works they deny him, being abominable, and disobedient, and unto every good work reprobate.
Page 383 - Samuel said, hath the Lord as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices as in obeying the voice of the Lord ? Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice, and to hearken, than the fat of rams. For rebellion is as the sin of witchcraft, and stubbornness is as iniquity and idolatry.
Page 326 - God forbid else; but if your faith be good, it will abide the trial. There are but three things that make the integrity of Christian faith ; believing the words of God, confidence in his goodness, and keeping his commandments. For the first, it is evident that every man pretends to it ; if he calls himself...
Page 336 - T^INALLY, brethren, pray for us, •^ that the word of the Lord may have free course, and be glorified...
Page 347 - She shall be brought unto the King in raiment of needle-work : the virgins that be her fellows shall bear her company, and shall be brought unto thee. 16 With joy and gladness shall they be brought : and shall enter into the King's palace. 17 Instead of thy fathers thou shalt have children : whom thou mayest make princes in all lands.
Page 206 - Let mine adversaries be clothed with shame : And let them cover themselves with their own confusion, as with a cloke. 29 As for me, I will give great thanks unto the Lord with my mouth : And praise him among the multitude. 30 For he shall stand at the right hand of the poor : To save his soul from unrighteous judges.
Page 394 - I exhort, therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men; for kings and all that are in authority, that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and honesty.
Page 133 - The Lord knoweth how to deliver the godly out of temptations, and to reserve the unjust unto the day of judgment to be punished: 10 But chiefly them that walk after the flesh in the lust of uncleanness, and despise government.

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