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" But godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out. And having food and raiment let us be therewith content. But they that will be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and... "
Institutes of Natural and Revealed Religion - Page 288
by Joseph Priestley - 1782
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The Constitution of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America ...

Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. - 1806 - 470 pages
...not be grieved when thou giveft unto him.— Gal. 6. 10Luke 6. 30, 38. ro I Tim. 8. (). Having food and raiment, let us be therewith content. But they that will be rich fall into temptationsand a fnare, and into many foolilh and hurtful lufts, which drown men in deftru&ion and...
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A New Literal Translation, from the Original Greek of All the ..., Volume 4

1806
...is certain we can carry nothing out. 8 And having food and raiment, let us be therewith content. 9 But they that will be rich fall into temptation, and a fnare, and into many foolifli and hurtful lufts, which drown men in deftru£lion and perdition. io For the love of money...
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The Prose Works of John Milton: With a Life of the Author, Volume 1

John Milton, Charles Symmons - 1806
...writing to Timothy, informs a true bifhop ; " Bifhops (faith hej muft not be greedy of filthy lucre ; and having food and raiment, let us be therewith content: but they (faith he, meaning, more efpecially in that place, bifhops) that will be rich, fall into temptation,...
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The Domestic Chaplain: Being Fifty-two Short Lectures, with Appropriate ...

John Stanford - 1806 - 425 pages
...Godliness, with contentment, is great gain. For tue brought nothing into this world, and it is certain toe can carry nothing out. And having food and raiment, let us be therewith, content. Let your conversation, therefore, be tvi'hout covetousness, and be content 'with...
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The Plain Teacher: Shewing the Advantage of Man's Prudent and Pious Conduct ...

Richard Steele - 1807 - 223 pages
...15, 31. " I have learned in whatsoever state I am therewith to.be content, Phil. iv. 11. " Goldliness with contentment, is great gain. For we brought nothing...therewith content. But they that •will be rich, Ml into temptation, and a snare, and into many foolish and hurtful lusts, which drown men in destraction...
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Sermons Containing an Illustration of the Prophecies: To be Accomplished ...

Elias Smith - 1808 - 300 pages
...fcripture might be fulfilled." Chiift fays, Good were it for that man if he had not been born. Paul fays, " But they that will be rich, fall into temptation, and a fnare, and into many foolifli and hurtful lufts, which drown men in de/trufiian and perdition. When will this perdition...
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The New Testament: In an Improved Version, Upon the Basis of Archbishop ...

1808 - 612 pages
...destitute of the truth, supposing 6 that godliness is gain: [from such withdraw thyself.] But 7 godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into this world ; and it is certain that we 8 can carry nothing out. And, having food and raiment, 9 let us be content with...
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The New Testament, in an Improved Version: Upon the Basis of Archbishop ...

1809 - 612 pages
...destitute of the truth, supposing 6 that godliness is gain : [from such withdraw thyself.] But 7 godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into this world ; and it is certain that we 8 can carry nothing out. And, having food and raiment, 9 let us be content with...
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The Child's Christian Education: Or, Spelling and Reading Made Easy. Being ...

Fisher (The Rev. Mr., master of the grammar school in Cockermouth, Eng.) - 1809 - 156 pages
...Jjtrd? Or, Jeft I be poor, and fteal, and take the name of my God in vain. Prov. xxx. 8. Godlinefs, with contentment, is great gain. — For we brought nothing into this world,, arid it is certain we can carry nothing out.. i Tim. vi. 6, 7. Let your converfation be without covetoufnefs;...
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An Explicatory Catechism: Or, An Explanation of the Assembly's Shorter ...

Thomas Vincent - 1810 - 278 pages
...womb, and naked shall I return thither. 1 Tim. vi. 7, 8, For we brpught nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out. And having food and raiment, let us be therewith content. 8. By going to Christ to teach us the lesson of universal contentment, and fetching...
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