The pilgrim's progress, from this world to that which is to come: delivered under the similitude of a dream: In three parts. Wherein are set forth the manner of his setting out; ... together with his happy arrival at the celestial city

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Printed for Osborne and Griffin ...; and J. Mozley, Gainsbrough., 1787 - Religion - 275 pages
 

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Page 11 - As I WALKED through the wilderness of this world, I lighted on a certain place where was a Den, and I laid me down in that place to sleep: and as I slept I dreamed a dream.
Page 263 - Brethren, if any of you do err from the truth, and one convert him ; let him know that he which converteth the sinner from the error of his way shall save a soul from death, and shall hide a multitude of sins.
Page 11 - I dreamed, and behold I saw a man clothed with rags, standing in a certain place, with his face from his own house, a book in his hand, and a great burden upon his back. I looked, and saw him open the book and read therein; and as he read, he wept and trembled; and not being able longer to contain, he brake out with a lamentable cry, saying, "What shall I do?
Page 35 - The hill, though high, I covet to ascend, The difficulty will not me offend; For I perceive the way to life lies here. Come, pluck up heart, let's neither faint nor fear; Better, though difficult, the right way to go, Than wrong, though easy, where the end is woe.
Page 84 - So when the morning was come, the giant goes to them again, and takes them into the castle-yard, and shows them as his wife had bidden him. These...
Page 165 - He that is down need fear no fall, He that is low no pride, He that is humble ever shall Have God to be his guide.
Page 203 - Whoso beset him round With dismal stories, Do but themselves confound ; His strength the more is. No lion can him fright, He'll with a giant fight, But he will have a right To be a pilgrim.
Page 110 - Now, now, look how the holy Pilgrims ride, Clouds are their Chariots, Angels are their Guide: Who would not here for him all hazards run, That thus provides for his when this World's done?
Page 58 - I will talk of things heavenly, or things earthly; things moral, or things evangelical; things sacred, or things profane; things past, or things to come; things foreign, or things at home; things more essential, or things circumstantial; provided that all be done to our profit.

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