The Works of John Tillotson

The Works of John Tillotson

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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. 1757 edition. Excerpt: ... to us, under all bodily pain and sufferings. One of the greatest burdens of humane nature, is the frailty and infirmity-'of our bodies, the neceffities they are frequently press'd withal, the manifold diseases they are liable to, and the dangers and terrors of death, to which they are continually subject and _enflav'd. But the time is coming, if we be careful to prepare ourselves for it, when we shall be clothed with other kind of bodies, free from all these miseries and inconveniencies which fiesh and blood is subject to. For ' these vile bodies shall be changed, and fashioned like to the glorious body of the SON of-V Gon," When our bodies shall be raised to a new Now the GoD of peace, who brought again from the dead our LORD JESUS CHRIST, of the everlasting covenant, make us perfect in T every good work to do his will, working in us always that which is pleafing in his fight, through " JESUS CHRIS-T; to Whombe glory for ever." Amen. ss The resurrection of our SAVIOUR confidered, as an argument for seeking practice, which the christians at Coloss were seduced into, by the guile and arts of false teachers and apostles, as particularly the worihip of angels," and out of a pretence of " humility," addreffing them-selves to.Go D by their mediation, which is the par. ticular ticular scope and design of this epistle: the apostle, I say, having in the former part of it, endeavoured to set them right in this matter, and to establish their minds, in the faith and doctrine of CHRIST; in the latter part of it, exhorts them to a conversation answerable to the doctrine of CHRIST, to a holy and heavenly life; at the be blance is this-, that as CH R 1 s T being dead was SERM. buried in the grave, and after some stay in...show more

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  • Paperback | 50 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 109g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236805607
  • 9781236805607