Moody Monthly Volume 22

Moody Monthly Volume 22

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1921 edition. Excerpt: ... Mount of Ascension, as recorded in the first chapter of the Book of Acts they said to him, "Lord, wilt thou at this time restore again the kingdom to Israel?" They supposed that His sufferings now being past, and the Lord having been raiscd again from the dead, the kingdom would be immediately established. But of course they were to fird out later that this was not going to be so When our Lord Jesus Christ stepped out u on His earthly ministry, as recorde in the Gospel of Matthew, He first offered Himself to His own nation. He chose twelve disciples, every one of them a Jew, and He told them expressly, in sending them forth, that they were not to go into the way of the Gentiles but to the lost sheep of the house of Israel 'only. We find in reading the 10th chapter of the Gospel of Matthew certain instructions that He gave them, and I will just read you a few verses there, beginning at the 5th verse: "These twelve Jesus sent forth, and commanded them, saying, Go not into the way of the Gentiles, and into any city of the Samaritans enter ye not: but go rather to the lost sheep of the house of Israel. And as ye go, preach, saying, the kingdom of heaven is at hand. Heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, raise the dead, cast out devils; freely ye have received, freely give. Provide neither gold, nor silver, nor brass in your purses. Nor scrip for your journey, neither two coats, neither shoes, nor yet staves: for the workman is worthy of his meat. And into whatsoever city or town ye shall enter, enquire who in it is worthy; and there abide till ye go thence. And when ye come into an house, salute it. And if the house be worthy, let your peace come upon it; but if it be not worthy, let your peace return to you. And whosoever...show more

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  • Paperback | 622 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 32mm | 1,093g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236887425
  • 9781236887429