Daily Devotion Assisted and Recommended, in Four Sermons; Representing the Principal Instances of the Providence and Goodness of God, by Thomas Amory

Daily Devotion Assisted and Recommended, in Four Sermons; Representing the Principal Instances of the Providence and Goodness of God, by Thomas Amory

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1747 edition. Excerpt: ...and strongly to discern infinite wisdom, power, and goodness unweariedly exerting themselves all around us, and producing effects worthy these glorious attributes; suitably to venerate and love the infinitely wise and good Father of the universe, with ardent gratitude to own his past favours, to rejoice in a fense of his approbation, in an assurance of his continuing care and bounty, and in the largest hopes from his goodness for eternity, is the most delightful as well as excellent imptoyment of the rational powers which God -as given us. It is indeed, according to the kcbration and experience of the pious king b David, a good thing to give thanks unto the Lord, and to fing praises unto thy name 0 most High; to Jhew forth thy loving kindness in the Morning, and thy faithfulness every Night. To Psal. xcii. 1. To excite and assist you thus in the best manner to imploy your minds, I have reprc-. fen ted to you the principal instances of the divine Providence and Benignity, which every Morning gives us occasion to observe; and from the Text read I design to offer to your thoughts those which every Evening calls us to observe and reflect upon, that I may help and/ingage you to begin and c&nclude every Day with God--r " May God himself suc"ceed the design, and render what will be ' offered effectual to raise all to an habitual piety; that we may injoy its noble satisfactions throughout this life, and be prepared for the eternal rewards promised to it in the u life to come; that by conversing with M Gddlin his works we may be fitted to c see '. him as he is, for the devotion and happi"ness of angels and of immortality." If we consider the Providence of God over the world without a regard to his Word, it discovers in a clear...show more

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  • Paperback | 28 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 68g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236636376
  • 9781236636379