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" There is a great deal in the world that is delightful and beautiful; there is a great deal in it that is great and engrossing; but it will not last. All that is in the world, the lust of the eye, the lust of the flesh, and the pride of life, are but for... "
Memoirs of the private and public life of William Penn: who settled the ... - Page 76
by Thomas Clarkson, William Penn - 1827
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A word in season: A series of subjects addressed to the flock committed to ...

John Hooper - Sermons, English - 1844 - 505 pages
...than it ever was : it still " lieth in the hands of the wicked one ;" and " all that is in the world, the lust of the eye, the lust of the flesh, and the pride of life, is not of the Father, but of the world." And if, by our holy obedience to God, we " testify against...
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No Cross, No Crown: A Discourse Showing the Nature and Discipline of the ...

William Penn - Christian life - 1845 - 408 pages
...minds and reputations with lust and infamy. 2. Here is the end of all their fashions and recreations, " to gratify the lust of the eye, the lust of the flesh, and the pride of life:" clothes, that were given to cover shame, now want a covering for their shameful excess ; and that which...
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On the Mental Illumination and Moral Improvement of Mankind; Or An Inquiry ...

Thomas Dick - Education - 1845 - 425 pages
...holy fortitude, and of non-conformity to the world, pervaded the minds of the disciples of Jesus, and the " lust of the eye, the lust of the flesh, and the pride of life," were considered as unworthy the pur.suit of those who accounted themselves "strangers and pilgrims...
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The Church of Christ in the Middle Ages: An Historical Sketch Compiled from ...

Church history - 1845 - 495 pages
...and penitence, in respect to the offences which have been done through three mortal sins ; namely, the lust of the eye, the lust of the flesh, and the pride of life, through which we have done ill. This way we must keep. If we will love and follow Jesus Christ, we...
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The Protestant elector

...•world has ever presented; and all this to gratify their inordinate desire for power and ambition, or the lust of the eye, the lust of the flesh, and the pride of life, as it if in Scripture. But a wonder nearly equal to this is, that mankind should linn- been, and to...
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The Friends' Library: Comprising Journals, Doctrinal Treatises, and Other ...

William Evans, Thomas Evans - Society of Friends - 1847
...my father's cottage, where all the wants of nature were fully supplied, excepting that which would gratify the lust of the eye, the lust of the flesh and pride of life. Some were against my coming, fearing the journey would be too much for me, and the accommodation...
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Lectures on the Book of Genesis

Wolfenden Kenny Burroughs - Bible - 1848 - 321 pages
...at all events, we find it : however diversified our pursuits, however various our sins and follies, the lust of the eye, the lust of the flesh, and the pride of life, which are so apparent in this temptation, are the moving principles which guide us into disobedience....
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Historical Sketch of the Origin of the Secession Church

Andrew Thomson, Gavin Struthers - Presbyterian Church - 1848 - 333 pages
...gaieties of life, which they called polite accomplishments, but which the pen of inspiration called ' the lust of the eye, the lust of the flesh, and the pride of life.' Discipline, except for one or two of the grosser breaches of the moral law, was falling into ORIGINATED...
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The Whole Works of the Late Reverend and Learned Mr. Thomas Boston ..., Volume 3

Thomas Boston - Presbyterian Church - 1848 - 720 pages
...run so fast away with the hearts of men, that they cannot hear God's voice calling them to return. The lust of the eye, the lust of the flesh, and the pride of life hang so about men now, that they cannot get looked up to behold the beauty of Christ. But the fire...
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Memoirs of the public and private life of William Penn

Thomas Clarkson, William Edward Forster - Pennsylvania - 1849 - 370 pages
...never been finally forsaken, but had found strength equal to their burthens. He admonished them, that, having once tasted the good word of God, they ought...but to keep themselves in moderation, and to do good ; such of them as were poor, not to murmur, but to be patient ; and such as were then suffering, to...
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