A Treatie of Justification

A Treatie of Justification

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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. 1569 edition. Excerpt: ...depart out of this life in grace: for ib much as Chrifte our Sauiour faieth: If any man /hass drinke of this "bater Im.. "tohich J Jhallgeaue him, he hall not, thirft for euer: but ttfhal itss/aJlbe made im him fount aine of "bater fpringing to Ufe euerhssing. And chus-, neither is our owne proper iuftice io taken to be our owne, as though ir proceded from our owne felaes, neither is the Iuftice of God either vnknowen, OFrefuied. For that Iuftice, which is called ours, bicauie we are iuibfred by it cleauing faft in vs, the felfe fame is the Iuftice of God, bicaufe it is powred into vs by God through the merite ofChrifte. Neither is that to be omitted in this place, that although there be fo much aicribed vnto good woorkee in the hohe Scriptures, that Chrifte promiieth euen Mattb.w. to him ythttttiaugeaue a draught of colde Vtatertoone of hu lit le ones t that he fhail not lacke his remar de: and the Apoftle witnefleth, that that tribulation of ours, chichi a.Cer.4. tbu prefent life sbut fhort and light, oorieth in vs an euerlaflingtight of glorie high abeue nteafure: yet God forbid, that a Chriftian man mould either truft, or glorie in him felfe, and not in our Lorde, whofe goodnes is Co great towardes all men, that he will haue thofe thinges to be their merites, which are his owne giftes. And bi laceb.y. cauie offends all in many pointes, euer ie man ought to haue before his eiesjike as his mercie and goodnes, euen fo his feueritie and iudgement: neither ought any man to iudee him felfe, although he knowe nothing by him ielfe: bicaufeshow more

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  • Paperback | 82 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 163g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236955285
  • 9781236955289