Mysteries and Revelations. Or, The Explication and Application of Severall Extra-essentiall and Borrowed Names, Allusions, and Metaphors in the Scripture ...

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J. Rothwell, 1652 - Bible - 104 pages

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Page 77 - Man in thy youth, and let thy Heart chear thee in the Dayes of thy youth, and walk in the ways of thy Heart, and in the sight of thine Eyes. Thus far the Devil would have us to Read ; and he'll make many a fine Comment upon it ; he'll tell us, That if we follow the Courses of the World, we shall swim in all the Delights of the World.
Page 50 - So the sun stood still in the midst of heaven, and hasted not to go down about a whole day. And there was no day like that before it or after it, that the Lord hearkened unto the voice of a man : for the Lord fought for Israel.
Page 21 - I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called, with all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love ; endeavouring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.
Page 124 - AfTurance which is the fubftance of things hoped for, and the evidence of things not feen...
Page 21 - ... a sufficiency out of contentedness. If the soul itself be out of tune, outward things will do no more good than a fair shoe to a gouty foot. And seek not ourselves abroad out of ourselves in the conceits of other men. A man shall never live quietly that hath not learned to be set lightby of others. He that is little in his own eyes will not be troubled to be little in the eyes of others. Men that set too high a price upon themselves, when others will not come to their price, are discontent. Those...
Page 65 - Apostle hath told us, that a man may give all his goods to feed the poor, and yet want charity; and all these expenses shall profit him nothing.
Page 56 - If any man fin, we have an Advocate with the Father, Jefus Chrift the righteous : and he is the propitiation for our fins, i John, ii, i, 2.
Page 8 - Me through their word ; that they all may be one ; as Thou, FATHER, art in Me, and I in Thee, that they alfo may be one in Us : that the world may believe that Thou haft fent Me.
Page 9 - I befeech you, that ye walk worthy of the " vocation wherewith ye are called ; with all low" linefs and meeknefs, with long-fuffering, forbear" ing one another in love ; endeavouring to keep " the unity of the fpirit in the bond of peace...
Page 34 - Ye fte then how that by works a man is Juftified, and not by faith only.

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