Psalms 37:25. For surely there is an end; and thine expectation shall not be cut off. It is not my observation just as it stands, for I have relieved the children of undoubtedly good men, who have appealed to me as common mendicants. Irish monks brought learning from Britain and Gaul, they treasured up this learning and elaborated it in the solitude of the convent, and they are said …Augustus Neander—Light in the Dark Places, The Fourth Continental Journey. So we must first cease from our own works as God did from His, and enter into His rest, and then we will work, with rested hearts, His works with effectual power. But why "labor to enter into rest"? The old life shut to behind him for ever, like some enchanted door in a hill-side, and an unexplored land lay beckoning …Alexander Maclaren—The Life of David, A Condensed Guide for Life'My son, if thine heart be wise, my heart shall rejoice, even mine. They were placed upon it with the best intent to steady it when trembling and shaking as the oxen drew it along the rough way, but they touched God's work presumptuously, and they fell paralyzed and lifeless.
In this mission, the opportunities which they found for reviving and gathering together the scattered embers of truth, were nearly confined to social intercourse; in seeking occasions for which, they availed …John Yeardley—Memoir and Diary of John Yeardley, Minister of the Gospel, Christian Devotion to God's Will. Three easy steps to start your free trial subscription to Bible Gateway Plus.
I into God's own heart and mind My heart and mind deliver, What evil seems, a gain I find, E'en death is life for ever. You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. So we must first cease from our own works as God did from His, and enter into His rest, and then we will work, with rested hearts, His works with effectual power. I have been young, and [now] am old The psalmist makes mention of his age, which takes in the whole compass of his life, to command attention to what he was about to say; which was founded upon a long experience and observation of things, and was as follows; Be not among winebibbers; among riotous eaters of flesh: 21. The probability is in favour of the former date, for General Superintendent Goltlob Stolze, of Luebben, says that he died, …Paul Gerhardt—Paul GerhardtÆs Spiritual Songs, The Exile.
Irish monks brought learning from Britain and Gaul, they treasured up this learning and elaborated it in the solitude of the convent, and they are said, 1842-3. 17. A life was lost in Israel because a pair of human hands were laid unbidden upon the ark of God.
22 For such as be blessed of him shall inherit the earth; and they that be cursed of him shall be cut off. He followed this by saying, "Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be.
Advance your knowledge of Scripture with this resource library of over 40 reference books, including commentaries and Study Bible notes. We can not have it, however, if we give place to worrying and fretting. See that ship--how restfully she sails over the waters, her sails swelling with the gale; and borne without an effort! Jesus has promised us rest to our souls, and we may have this rest. Creating an account allows you to access more features and content such as: Reading the Bible is rewarding, and these plans make it easy! The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information. Don't have an account?
It is just the opposite of peaceful, trustful rest. Jesus has promised us rest to our souls, and we may have this rest. A. THE wild districts of Ireland were occupied with convents, after the example of Patrick, and cultivated by the hard labour of the monks.