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" But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people... "
Gleanings Among the Sheaves - Page 131
by Charles Haddon Spurgeon - 1869 - 228 pages
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The Tract Magazine and Christian Miscellany

Christian life - 1874
...Himself by regeneration and grace. Thus the apostle Peter describes all true Christians as being " a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people ; that they should show forth the praises of Him who hath called them out of darkness into His marvellous...
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Twenty Short Discourses, Adapted to Village Worship: Or the Devotions of the ...

Benjamin Beddome - Sermons - 1824
...so performed, that God in all things may be glorified. Such is the. end of our high vocation; Ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people ; that ye should shew forth the praises of Him, who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light....
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Sermons on Several Subjects: Sermons on Public Occasions

William Paley - Sermons, English - 1824 - 349 pages
...seeming dignity and import; they were "elect,""called," " saints;"* they were "in Christ ;"f they were "a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people. "t That is, these terms were employed to distinguish the professors of Christianity from the rest of...
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The Works...

William Paley - 1824
...Mark zri. 16. ! Acts xxii. 16. ' Acts it. 38, ' Titus iii. & an* they were "in Christ ;"f they were "a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people, t That is, these terms were eraployed to distinguish the professors of Christianity from the rest of...
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The Christian guardian (and Church of England magazine).

1824
...tribunal of God. They are also sanctified by the Holy Ghost. They are, as the Apostle styles them, " a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people." Formerly they were " enemies to God by wicked works ;" but now they are his reconciled friends : formerly,...
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Discourses controversial and practical, Volume 3

Philip Skelton - 1824
...children of the light, and to have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness.' As we are ' a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people, let us shew forth the praises of him who hath called us out of darkness into his marvellous light,...
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Sermons and plans of sermons, on many of the most important texts of ..., Part 1

Joseph Benson - Methodist Church - 1824 - 199 pages
...and to GOD'S glory. — They are a precious seed to Abraham and to GOD ; (Gal. iii. 16, 26 — 29:) "a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people." (1 Pet. ii. 9.) — They are precious "stones" in the " spiritual house," or temple of GOD. (1 Pet.ii....
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A Debate on Christian Baptism: Between the Rev. W. L. MacCalla, a ...

Alexander Campbell - Baptism - 1824 - 420 pages
...an holy nation." Thus he spake to the Jews. Now hear him address the Christians!. Pet. ii. 9. Ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people." The Jews and Christians are called the people of God. " I will walk among you, and will be your Godi,...
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The Works of the Late Rev. T. Scott, Rector of Aston Sanford, Bucks, Volume 9

John Scott (A.M.) - Theology - 1824
...to the Christian church many of those things, which were spoken of Israel by the Lord : " Ye " are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a "• holy nation, a peculiar people." 2 And can it be said, that the words of the Psalmist, connected with the preceding verses, do not warrant...
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The Congregational magazine [formerly The London Christian ..., Volume 8

...living God, the heavenly Jerusalem." The apostle Peter also, addressing Christians, says, " Ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people;" that is, to you, as believers in Christ, applies, in the fullest sense, the language that was formerly applied...
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