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plea for the life of a dying religion from the word of the Lord

Samuel Torrey

plea for the life of a dying religion from the word of the Lord

in a sermon preached to the general assembly of the colony of the Massachusets at Boston in New-England, May 16. 1683, being the day of election there

by Samuel Torrey

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Published by Printed by Samuel Green for Samuel Sewall in Boston in New-England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Massachusetts
    • Subjects:
    • Election sermons -- Massachusetts -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Congregational churches -- Sermons -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Sermons, American -- Early works to 1800.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Mr. Samuel Torrey, pastor of the Church of Christ at Waymouth.
      ContributionsMather, Increase, 1639-1723., American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV4260 .M5 1683
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[8], 46, [2] p. ;
      Number of Pages46
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL743142M
      LC Control Number97135628

      ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth” (2 Timothy ). “Rightly dividing” means cutting a path along a straight line; it mirrors the Old Testament plea not to turn from God’s word to the right or the left. A pilot heading a mere one degree off course will miss . This word of the cross we shall use to-night, and we shall see if we cannot gather something from it for our instruction; for, though we were not there, and we did not actually put Jesus to death, yet we really caused his death, and we, too, crucified the Lord of glory; and his prayer for us was, “Father, forgive them; for they know not what.

      As I Lay Dying Topic Tracking: Religion. Religion 1: Cora Tull bakes cakes and speaks of the Lord with her daughter Kate. She reminds Kate that money is unimportant in the eyes of God. God only cares about people's hearts and emotions. Religion 2: Cora Tull relies . What the Church says about death. Most people have an instinctive fear of death, but many also have a conviction that something lies beyond, that death does not have the last word. The Catholic faith is rooted in the belief that God made us to enjoy eternal life with him.

      It was written after the death of his father, and it is a passionate plea for life and a rejection of death, which is an end and an extinction: the "dying of the light" against which we should all burn and rage. The last of our possessions, life itself, is being taken from us: so, " Do not go gentle into that good night./. There aren't too many authors out there that can do what David Beers did in dead religion. It was scary, funny, filled with suspense, and drama, but it smoothly transitioned between them and as a reader I felt like I was fully connected with the characters, and it was easy for me to follow this book/5.


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