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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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Devotional Exercises, Chiefly Designed for the Use of Families on the ...

1819 - 272 pages
...covetousness ; for a man's life consisteth not in the abundance of the things he possesseth. Godliness with contentment is great gain ; for we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out. Better is a little with the fear of the Lord, than great treasure...
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A System of Revealed Religion ...

1819
...fashion of this world passeth away '. For we brought nothing into this world ; and it is certain that we can carry nothing out. And having food and raiment, let us be therewith content". Let the brother of low degree rejoice in that he is exalted ; but the rich in that...
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Sermons, Chiefly on Sacramental Occasions ...: With a Life of the Author. ...

Alexander Shanks - 1820 - 428 pages
...to be godliness, shipwreck concerning faith and a good conscience may be apprehended. '•Godliness, with contentment, is great gain. For we "brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can *'cavry nothing out. And having food ar.d raiment, let us "be there wilh content....
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The Christian remembrancer; or, The Churchman's Biblical ..., Volume 2

1820
...Whether rich or poor, our main concern will he ' to lead a quiet life in all godliness. — For godliness with contentment is great gain: for we brought nothing into this world, and it ie certain we can carry nothing out: and having food and raiment, we should therewith be content.'...
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The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine

1849
...thereof shall not be blessed." — "He that is greedy of gain truubleth his own house." — " Godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing...therewith content. But they that will be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and into many foolish and hurtful lusts, which drown men in destruction and...
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The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine

1859
...leads to hoarding must be reprehensible in the sight of God, who looketh upon the heart. " Godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing...us be therewith content. But they that will be rich " — they that desire and seele riches, whether they succeed or not — " fall into temptation and...
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THE BIBLE CATECHISM

W. F. LLOYD - 1822
...on him ? 25. What does the apostle Paul say to Timothy on this subject ? Godliness with conteatraent is great gain, for we brought nothing into this world,...therewith content. But they that will be rich fall into temptation, and a snare, and intn many foolish and hurtful lusts, which drown men in destruction and...
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The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine

1863
...of God the superfluities of life, we find no warrant. " We brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out. And having food...therewith content. But they that will be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and into many foolish and hurtful lusts, which drown men in destruction and...
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The Sunday School Spelling Book

Philadelphia Sunday and Adult School Union - 1822
...old, a treasure in the heavens which faileth not; where no thief approacheth, neither moth corrupteth. For we brought nothing into this world, and it is...nothing out. And having food and raiment, let us be therewith content. They that trust in their wealth, and boast themselves in the multitude of their...
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The Church catechism illustrated; in a series of scriptural examinations, on ...

Joshua Dixon (of Leeds.) - 1822
...iv, 11. Godliness, with contentment, is great g;»in. For we hronght nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out; and having food and raiment, let us he therewith content. But they that will he rick, fall into temptation and a snare. For the love of...
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