Awake to righteousness, and sin not; for some have not the knowledge of God: I speak this to your shame. 1 Corinthians 15:34. A decided advancement in spirituality, piety, charity, and activity, has been made … in the —– church.
Good understanding giveth favour: but the way of transgressors is hard. Proverbs 13:15. The news of man’s fall spread through heaven. Every harp was hushed. The angels cast their crowns from their heads in sorrow. All heaven was in agitation.
O that there were such an heart in them, that they would fear me, and keep all my commandments always, that it might be well with them, and with their children for ever! Deuteronomy 5:29. After Satan was shut out
The blessing of the Lord, it maketh rich, and he addeth no sorrow with it. Proverbs 10:22. Lucifer … , before his rebellion, was a high and exalted angel, next in honor to God’s dear Son. His countenance, like those
And without controversy great is the mystery of godliness: God was manifest in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, seen of angels, preached unto the Gentiles, believed on in the world, received up into glory. 1 Timothy 3:16. The incarnation
He sent redemption unto his people: he hath commanded his covenant for ever: holy and reverend is his name. Psalm 111:9. We are never in any manner to treat lightly the titles or appellations of the Deity…. The angels veil
And when Peter was come to himself, he said, Now I know of a surety, that the Lord hath sent his angel, and hath delivered me out of the hand of Herod. Acts 12:11. The day of Peter’s execution was