The Works of the Learned Isaac Barrow

The Works of the Learned Isaac Barrow

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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. 1700 edition. Excerpt: ...we shall receive the/ecompence oftheinher stance; for that we serve the Lord Christ. In like manner otherwhere Eph. 6. 6,5. he teaches us to do what we do not as pleafers of men (not upon any inferiour accompts) but as Servants of Christ, knowing and considering that we have a Master in Heaven. But, ..!:, /, t III.Doing in another's Name imports frequently doing by the appointment and command, or by the commission and authority of another. Ey wo Jire((Mi y lv m'tu irbfum, By what power, and in what name have ye done Ast. 4.7. these things, fay the High Priests to the Apostles? that is, W ho did appoint or authorise you to do thus? their answer was ready; In the Name Joh. 5.3,5,27, of Jesus, who had sent, commissionated, . and commanded them to Preach, 4'54,17" and propagate that Doctrine. And thus we are also bound to do all things Luc.a4.47. in the Name of Jesus, regulating all our.actions by his Law; conform-' Cor. 5.20. ing our whole Lives to his Will; acting, not only out of good Principles 2 Their. 3.."' (Principles of Love and Conscience) but according so right Rules; the Rules of his Word and Example, which he hath declared, and prescribed to us: for what is done beside his Warrant and Will, cannot be rightly esteemed done in his Name; will not as so be avowed, or accepted by him; no unjust or impious action will he.upon any terms countenance or patronize. It was once a famous saying, All Mischief begins in nomine Joh. 1$. 2. Domini; and much surely, more than one way, hath been done under the like Notion or Pretence; but this will not serve to excuse the doing of that, in the day of final reckoning for our actions. For, there will be many Matt. 7. i;. (we are taught) that (ball in that day by specious professions of having done...
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  • Paperback | 576 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 30mm | 1,016g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236650603
  • 9781236650603