Bishop Blomfield and his Times. An historical sketch ... Reprinted from the Churchman's Magazine

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Harrison, 1857 - 421 pages
 

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Page 29 - Only let your conversation be as it becometh the gospel of Christ ; that whether I come and see you, or else be absent, I may hear of your affairs, that ye stand fast in one spirit, with one mind, striving together for the faith of the gospel...
Page 207 - It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.
Page 112 - At what instant I shall speak concerning a nation, and concerning a kingdom, to pluck up, and to pull down, and to destroy it; if that nation, against whom I have pronounced, turn from their evil, I will repent of the evil that I thought to do unto them.
Page 91 - Submit yourselves to every ordinance of man for the LORD'S sake, whether it be to the King as supreme, or unto governors, as unto them that are sent by him for the punishment of evil-doers, and for the praise of them that do well.
Page 69 - Woe unto them that rise up early in the morning, that they may follow strong drink; that continue until night, till wine "inflame them ! 12 And the harp, and the viol, the tabret, and pipe, and wine, are in their feasts r but they regard not the work of the LORD, neither consider the operation of his hands.
Page 29 - And although the keeping or omitting of a ceremony, in itself considered, is but a small thing ; yet the wilful and contemptuous transgression and breaking of a common order and discipline is no small offence before God. Let all things be done among you (saith St.
Page 339 - I was made a member of Christ, a child of God, and an inheritor of the kingdom of heaven.
Page 94 - I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame. I was a father to the poor : and the cause which I knew not I searched out. And I brake the jaws of the wicked, and plucked the spoil out of his teeth.
Page 315 - And in these our doings we condemn no other nations, nor prescribe any thing but to our own people only : for we think it convenient that every country should use such ceremonies as they shall think best to the setting forth of God's honour and glory, and to the reducing of the people to a most perfect and godly living, without error or superstition...
Page 140 - ... to consider also the state of the several cathedral and collegiate churches in England and . Wales, with a view to the suggestion of such measures as might render them conducive to the efficiency of the Established Church, and to devise the best mode of providing for the cure of souls, with special reference to the residence of the clergy on their respective benefices...

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