The Works of the Rev. John Newton ...

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Williams & Whiting, 1811 - Theology
 

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A worthwhile read for anyone researching or writing about John Newton, the Slave Trade, or social change.

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Page 586 - Shall I not visit for these things? Saith the Lord: shall not my soul be avenged on such a nation as this?
Page 369 - ... promises, kindly stepped in, and carried him away, to where the wicked cease from troubling, and where the weary are at rest ! It is during the time that we lived on this farm, that my little story is most eventful.
Page 498 - He is the brightness of the Father's glory;, the express image of his person, God manifest in the flesh ; all things were cre* 2 Cor.
Page 94 - Christ; being filled with the fruits of righteousness which are by Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God.
Page 443 - Spirit in the inner man; that Christ may dwell in our hearts by faith; That we, being rooted and grounded in love, may be able to comprehend with all saints what is the breadth, and length, and depth, and height; and to know the love of Christ, which passeth knowledge, that we may be filled with all the fulness of God.
Page 335 - Remember also thy Creator in the days of thy youth, before the evil days come, and the years draw nigh, when thou shalt say, I have no pleasure in them...
Page 62 - The LORD is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble ; And he knoweth them that trust in him.
Page 258 - While others early learn to swear, And curse, and lie. and steal ; Lord, I am taught thy name to fear, And do thy holy will. Are these thy favours day by day To me above the rest ? Then let me love thee more than they, And try to serve thee best.
Page 577 - Enter ye in at the strait gate : for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be that go in thereat : because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.
Page 479 - Hast thou not procured this unto thyself, in that thou hast forsaken the Lord thy God, when he led thee by the way?

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