The Life and a Selection from the Letters of the Late Rev. Henry Venn: The Memoir of His Life Drawn Up by the Late John Venn

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Henry Venn
John Hatchard, 1836 - Christian biography - 594 pages
 

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Page 588 - As we have heard, so have we seen in the city of the LORD of hosts, in the city of our God : God will establish it for ever.
Page 462 - Thus saith the Lord : Cursed be the man that trusteth in man, and maketh flesh his arm, and whose heart departeth from the Lord.
Page 463 - And the LORD passed by before him, and proclaimed, The LORD, The LORD God, merciful and gracious, long-suffering, and abundant in goodness and truth, keeping mercy for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, and that will by no means clear the guilty...
Page 548 - If ye were of the world, the world would love its own: but because ye are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world hateth you.
Page 500 - For God giveth to a man that is good in his sight wisdom, and knowledge, and joy: but to the sinner he giveth travail, to gather and to heap up, that he may give to him that is good before God.3 This also is vanity and vexation of spirit.
Page 92 - As the apple tree among the trees of the wood, so is my beloved among the sons. I sat down under his shadow with great delight, and his fruit was sweet to my taste.
Page 86 - If any man offend not in word, the same is a perfect man, and able also to bridle the whole body.
Page 217 - Labour not for the meat which perisheth, but for that meat which endureth unto everlasting life, which the Son of man shall give unto you : for him hath God the Fathersealed.
Page 241 - O for this love let rocks and hills Their lasting silence break, And all harmonious human tongues The Saviour's praises speak.
Page 449 - O that men would therefore praise the Lord for His goodness : and declare the wonders that He doeth for the children of men...

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