The Kingdom of Christ Delineated: In Two Essays on Our Lord's Account of His Person and of the Nature of His Kingdom, and on the Constitution, Powers, and Ministry of a Christian Church, as Appointed by Himself
Robert Carter & Brothers, 1859 - 93 頁
The following essays contain the substance of some discourses not originally designed for the press, but which I was strongly urged to publish by several of the persons to whom the volume is inscribed. I have endeavoured to throw the materials into a form more suited for private perusal than that of the discourses originally delivered. Among the subjects here treated of are some on which I have not only reflected much, but have written and published from time to time for above twelve years. And it may not be impertinent here to remark, that in respect of some most important points now maintained, I may appeal (besides the arguments contained in the following pages) to the strongest of all external confirmations, the testimony of opponents. Not that I have ever written in a polemical form, or sought to provoke controversy; but by opponents, I mean those who have maintained, and who still maintain, opinions opposite to those I have put forth; but who have never, to the best of my knowledge, even attempted any refutation of the reasons I have adduced. - Preface.
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第 36 頁 - And he said unto them, Full well ye reject the commandment of God, that ye may keep your own tradition.
第 40 頁 - It is not lawful for any man to take upon him the office of public preaching, or ministering the Sacraments in the congregation, before he be lawfully called, and sent to execute the same.
第 27 頁 - Now to him that is of power to stablish you according to my gospel, and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery, which was kept secret since the world began, but now is made manifest, and by the scriptures of the prophets, according to the commandment of the everlasting God, made known to all nations for the obedience of faith: to God only wise, be glory through Jesus Christ for ever.
第 51 頁 - ... Whosoever, through his private judgment, willingly and purposely, doth openly break the traditions and ceremonies of the Church, which be not repugnant to the Word of God, and be ordained and approved by common authority, ought to be rebuked openly (that...
第 11 頁 - Master, it is good for us to be here: and let us make three tabernacles; one for thee, and one for Moses, and one for Elias: not knowing what he said.
第 15 頁 - Howbeit from the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, who made Israel to sin, Jehu departed not from after them, to wit, the golden calves that were in Beth-el, and that were in Dan.
第 49 頁 - And I will give unto thee the keys of the kingdom of heaven ; and whatsoever thou shall bind on earth, shall be bound in heaven ; and whatsoever thou shall loose on earth,* shall be loosed in heaven.
第 67 頁 - Kiss the Son, lest he be angry, and so ye perish from the right way : if his wrath be kindled, yea but a little, blessed are all they that put their trust in him.