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" Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown ; but we an incorruptible. I therefore so run, not as uncertainly ; so fight I, not as one that beateth the air ; but I keep under my body, and bring it into subjection ; lest that by any means, when I have... "
A Critical and Candid Examination of a Late Publication Entitled The ... - Page 192
by Dan Foster - 1803 - 317 pages
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A brief view of the doctrines of the Christian religion as professed by the ...

John Bevans - Religious education of children - 1810 - 111 pages
...one receivcth the prize? So run that ye may obtain. 25. And etfery man that striveth for the mastery is temperate in all things: Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown, but we an incorruptible. Phil. iii. 8. I count all tilings but loss, for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my...
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Practical Essays on the Morning and Evening Services of the Church ..., Volume 2

Thomas Tregenna Biddulph - 1810
...tJiet, exercise, and hardship, that he may be the more capable of exerting himself with success. " Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown, " but we an incorruptible." The object of their zealous pursuit, for the attainment of which they submit to sacrifices of personal...
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The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacrements...

Church of England - 1810
...but one receiveth the prize? So run, that ye may obtain. And every man that striveth for the mastery, is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a cprruptible crown, but we an incorruptible. I therefore so run, not as uncertainly ; so fight I, not...
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The Works of the Right Reverend William Warburton, D.D., Lord ..., Volume 10

William Warburton, Richard Hurd - Theology - 1811
...which follow my text, he enforces another — And every jnan (saith he) who s trivet k for Mastery is TEMPERATE in all things : Now They do it to obtain a corruptible Crown, but IVe, an incorruptible. — For this purpose, adds he, I keep under my body, and bring it into subjection....
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The works of John Locke. To which is added the life of the author ..., Volume 8

John Locke - 1812
...one receiveth the prize? So run, that ye may obtain. 25 And every man that striveth for the mastery, is temperate in all things : now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown ; but we an incorruptible. PARAPHRASE. man, I yet subject myself to every one, to the end lhat 20 I may make the more converts...
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The Gospel Visitant, Volume 1

Universalism - 1812
...Christian race, represents it by those who strove for the mastery in the Grecian games, and says, " Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown, but we an incorruptible.'' And this crown he more particularly explains in the following words, speaking to those to whom he and...
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Oriental customs: or, An illustration of the Sacred scriptures by ..., Volume 1

Samuel Burder - Bible - 1812
...man a year, and even worshipping him during that time, and then sacrificing him. No. 520. — ix. 25. They do it to obtain a corruptible crown, but we an incorruptible.] It is well known, that the crown in the Olympic games, sacred to Jupiter, was 4 of wild-olive ; in...
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The rule and exercises of holy living

Jeremy Taylor (bp. of Down and Connor.) - 1813
...if ever he will be crowned. And this argument the Apostle intimated : He that striveth for masteries is temperate in all things : now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown, but we an incorruptible, (l Cor. ix. 25.) 5. It is by a certain consequence, the greatest impediment in the world to martyrdom...
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The book of nature; or, The true sense of things

William Jones - 1814
...one receiveth the prize ; so not, that ye may obtain. And every one that striveth for tie mastery, is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown, but we an incorruptible. I therefore so run, not as uncertainly — but I keep under my body, and bring it into subjection,...
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An Historical View of the State of the Protestant Dissenters in England: And ...

Joshua Toulmin - Dissenters - 1814 - 592 pages
...he caft his eyes on the azd verfe of the gth chapter of the firft epiftle to the Corinthians — " I therefore fo run, not as uncertainly; " fo fight I, not as one that beateth the air." This paffage, the impreffion of which on his mind was ftrengthened by another that occurred to his...
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