Fruits of a Father's Love: Being the Advice of William Penn to His Children, Relating to Their Civil and Religious Conduct

Передняя обложка
By the Assigns of J. Sowle, 1726 - Всего страниц: 128
 

Отзывы - Написать отзыв

Не удалось найти ни одного отзыва.

Избранные страницы

Другие издания - Просмотреть все

Часто встречающиеся слова и выражения

Популярные отрывки

Стр. 81 - Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, When it is in the power of thine hand to do it. Say not unto thy neighbour, Go, and come again, And to-morrow I will give ; When thou hast it by thee.
Стр. 116 - Know ye not that they which run in a race run all, but one receiveth the prize ? So run, that ye may obtain. And every man that striveth for the mastery is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown; but we an incorruptible.
Стр. 123 - An apology for the true Christian divinity as the same is held forth and preached by the people called in scorn Quakers...
Стр. 17 - Having thus expressed myself to you, my dear children, as to the things of God, his truth and kingdom, I refer you to his light, grace, Spirit and truth within you, and to the holy scriptures of truth without you, which from my youth I loved to read, and were ever blessed to me ; and which I charge you to read daily ; the Old Testament for history chiefly, the Psalms for meditation and devotion, the Prophets for comfort and hope, but...
Стр. 116 - Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown ; but we an incorruptible. I therefore so run, not as uncertainly ; so fight I, not as one that beateth the air: but I keep under my body, and bring it into subjection: lest that by any means, when I have preached to others, I myself should be a castaway.
Стр. 107 - Be diligent that you may be found of him in peace, without spot and blameless.
Стр. 119 - your moderation be known unto all men, for the
Стр. 67 - ... and every thing at his sovereign disposal ; and the more man enjoys, the less reason he has to be proud, because he is the more indebted and engaged to thankfulness and humility. Wherefore avoid pride as you would avoid the devil; remembering you...
Стр. 59 - BE humble : it becomes a creature, a depending and borrowed being, that lives not of itself, but breathes in another's air, with another's breath, and is accountable for every moment of time, and can call nothing its own, but is absolutely a tenant at will of the great Lord of heaven and earth. And of this excellent quality you cannot be wanting, if you dwell in the holy fear of the omnipresent and...
Стр. 18 - ... without you, which from my youth I loved to read, and were ever blessed to me, and which I charge you to read daily; the Old Testament for history chiefly, the Psalms for meditation and devotion, the prophets for comfort and hope, but especially the New Testament for doctrine, faith and worship : for they were given forth by holy men of God in divers ages, as they were moved of the holy Spirit; and...

Библиографические данные