Remarks on the Internal Evidence for the Truth of Revealed Religion

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Waugh & Innes, 1821 - Apologetics - 210 pages

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Page 113 - God is not a man that he should lie; nor the son of man, that he should repent...
Page 112 - He that spared not his own Son, but gave him up for us all, how shall he not with him also freely give us all things?
Page 107 - Who shall lay any thing to the charge of God's elect? It is God that justifieth. Who is he that condemneth ? It is Christ that died, yea rather, that is risen again, who is even at the right hand of God, who also maketh intercession for us.
Page 110 - Thus saith the Lord, Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich man glory in his riches : but let him that glorieth glory in this, that he understandeth and knoweth Me, that I am the Lord which exercise lovingkindness, judgment, and righteousness, in the earth : for in these things I delight, saith the Lord.
Page 17 - I have not sent these prophets, yet they ran : I have not spoken to them, yet they prophesied. But if they had stood in my counsel, and had caused my people to hear my words, then they should have turned them from their evil way, and from the evil of their doings.
Page 108 - Christ gave himself for us, not only to redeem us from the punishment due to iniquity, but also that he might purify to himself a peculiar people zealous of good works. The subjects of his kingdom were to be those in whose hearts the truth dwelt, the great truth relating to the character of God. This truth was developed and exhibited in the atonement, — its bright rays were concentrated there ; and therefore the intelligent belief of the atonement, was the most proper channel through which this...
Page 96 - God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in Him might not perish, but have everlasting life.
Page 155 - And Elisha prayed, and said, LORD, I pray thee, open his eyes, that he may see. And the LORD opened the eyes of the young man; and he saw: and, behold, the mountain was full of horses and chariots of fire round about Elisha.
Page 102 - Himself the nature of man, as the elder brother and representative and champion of the guilty family ; He solemnly acknowledged the justice of the sentence pronounced against sin, and submitted Himself to its full weight of woe, in the stead of His adopted kindred. GOD'S justice found rest here; His law was magnified and made...
Page 72 - ... and worth of the law, by that very act which beamed forth love unspeakable, and displayed a compassion which knew no obstacle but the unwillingness of the criminals to accept it. The Eternal Word became flesh; and exhibited, in sufferings and in death, that combination of holiness and mercy, which if believed, must excite love, and if loved, must produce resemblance.

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