Christ's Warning to the Churches, to Beware of False Prophets, who Come as Wolves in Sheep's Clothing, and the Marks by which They are Known: Illustrated in Two Discourses : with an Appendix
I. Thomas, 1811 - Clergy - 117 pages
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Page 27 - If any thing be revealed to another that sitteth by, let the first hold his peace. For ye may all prophesy one by one, that all may learn, and all may be comforted ; and the spirits of the prophets are subject to the prophets.
Page 11 - Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that entereth not by the door into the sheepfold, but climbeth up some other way, the same is a thief and a robber.
Page 26 - This is a true saying, If a man desire the office of a bishop, he desireth a good work. A bishop then must be blameless...
Page 55 - For ye suffer, if a man bring you into bondage, if a man devour you, if a man take of you, if a man exalt himself, if a man smite you on the face.
Page 82 - While they promise them liberty, they themselves are the servants of corruption : for of whom a man is overcome, of the same is he brought in bondage.
Page 58 - But we will not boast of things without our measure, but according to the measure of the rule which God hath distributed to us, a measure to reach even unto you.
Page 39 - But that ye also may know my affairs, and how I do, Tychicus, a beloved brother and faithful minister in the Lord, shall make known to you all things: 22 Whom I have sent unto you for the same purpose, that ye might know our affairs, and that he might comfort your hearts.
Page 30 - Let your women keep silence in the churches : for it is not permitted unto them to speak : but they are commanded to be under obedience, as also saith the law. 35 And if they will learn any thing, let them ask their husbands at home : for it is a shame for women to speak in the church.
Page 22 - Ye take too much upon you, seeing all the congregation are holy, every one of them, and the LORD is among them : wherefore then lift ye up yourselves above the congregation of the LORD...
Page 52 - But strong meat belongeth to them that are of full age, even those who by reason of use have their senses exercised to discern both good and evil.