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Contentment

Contentment. I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content. Philippians, iv. 11. This is an expression of Paul. But we should misconceive the nature of it, if we should deem...

Mingled Light and Darkness

Mingled Light and Darkness. And it shall come to pass in that day, that the light shall not be clear nor dark; but it shall be one day which shall be known to the...

The Blind Led in a Way they Know Not

The Blind Led in a Way they Know Not. I will lead the blind by a way that they knew not; I will lead them in paths that they have not known. I will...

The Doctrine of the Evangelical Lutheran Church (1818).

Part II THE DOCTRINE OF THE Evangelical Lutheran Church. CONTAINING The Augsburg Confession with EXPLANATORY NOTES & REMARKS. ——“Prove all things: hold fast that which is good.” Paul—1 Thess. v. 21. The DOCTRINE, &c....

The Woman of Canaan in Prayer

The Woman of Canaan in Prayer. Jesus answered and said unto her, O woman, great is thy faith; be it unto thee even as thou wilt.—Matthew, xv. 28. The woman to whom Jesus Christ...

The Depression of Believers

The Depression of Believers. Make me to hear joy and gladness, that the bones which thou hast broken may rejoice. Hide thy face from my sins, and blot out all mine iniquities. Create in...

Enduring Temptations

Enduring Temptations. Blessed is the man that endureth temptation; for when he is tried, he shall receive the crown of life which the Lord hath promised to them that love him.—James, i. 12. Nothing...

Chastisements Disciplinary

Chastisements Disciplinary. My son, despise not the chastening of the Lord, neither be weary of his correction: for whom the Lord loveth he correcteth; even as a father the son in whom he delighteth.—Proverbs,...

Reasons for Afflictions

Reasons for Affliction. For the Lord will not cast off forever; but though he cause grief, yet will he have compassion according to the multitude of his mercies, for he doth not afflict willingly,...