The Story of Methodism Throughout the World: From the Beginning to the Present Time ... Giving an Account of Its Various Influences and Institutions of To-day
Wiley & Company, 1889 - 827 էջ
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The Story of Methodism Throughout the World: From the Beginning to the ...
Ammi Bradford Hyde
Դիտել հնարավոր չէ - 2015
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Էջ 76 - Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have free course, and be glorified, even as it is with you: 2.
Էջ 78 - IN the latter end of the year 1739, eight or ten persons came to me in London, who appeared to be deeply convinced of sin, and earnestly groaning for redemption.
Էջ 110 - Such a society is no other than "a company of men having the form and seeking the power of godliness, united in order to pray together, to receive the word of exhortation, and to watch over one another in love, that they may help each other to work out their salvation.
Էջ 69 - I could scarce reconcile myself at first to this strange way of preaching in the fields, of which he set me an example on Sunday ; having been all my life (till very lately) so tenacious of every point relating to decency and order, that I should have thought the saving of souls almost a sin, if it had not been done in a church.
Էջ 110 - Doing to others as we would not they should do unto us. Doing what we know is not for the glory of God : as, The putting on of gold and costly apparel. The taking such diversions as cannot be used in the name of the Lord Jesus. The singing those songs, or reading those books which do not tend to the knowledge or love of God. Softness and needless self-indulgence ; Laying up treasure upon earth. Borrowing without a probability of paying; or taking up goods without a probability of paying for them.
Էջ 63 - I felt my heart strangely warmed. I felt I did trust in Christ, Christ alone for salvation; and an assurance was given me that He had taken away my sins, even mine, and saved me from the law of sin and death.
Էջ 63 - Just as I went out I opened it again on those words, ' Thou art not far from the kingdom of God.' In the afternoon I was asked to go to St. Paul's. The •anthem was, ' Out of the deep have I called unto thee, O Lord...
Էջ 63 - In the evening I went very unwillingly to a society in Aldersgate street, where one was reading Luther's preface to the Epistle to the Romans. About a quarter before nine, while he was describing the change which God works in the heart through faith in Christ, I felt my heart strangely warmed.