The Condition and Example of Our Blessed Saviour Vindicated: In Answer to the Bishop of Bangor's Charge of Calumny Against the Dean of Chichester

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J. Pemberton, 1718 - Authority - 63 pages

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Page 31 - Jesus knowing that the Father had given all things into his hands, and that he was come from God, and went to God ; he riseth from supper, and laid aside his garments, and took a towel, and girded himself. After that he poureth water into a basin, and began to wash the disciples' feet, and to wipe them with the towel wherewith he was girded.
Page 29 - If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me before it hated you. If ye were of the world, the world would love his own : but because ye are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world hateth you.
Page 22 - For what glory is it, if, when ye be buffeted for your faults, ye shall take it patiently? but if, when ye do well, and suffer for it, ye take it patiently, this is acceptable with God.
Page 26 - But let none of you suffer as a murderer, or as a thief, or as an evil doer, or as a busybody in other men's matters.
Page 42 - For unto which of the angels faid he at any time, Thou art my Son, this day have I begotten thee? And again, I will be to him a Father, and he mail be to me a Son?
Page 42 - God, the brightnefs of his Father's glory, and the exprefs image of his perfon...
Page 29 - Remember the word that I said unto you, The servant is not greater than the lord : if they have persecuted me, they will also persecute you ; if they have kept my saying, they will keep your's also.
Page 32 - have given you an example, that ye fhould " do as I have done to you. Verily, verily, .*' I fay unto you, The fervant is not greater ." than his lord ; neither he, that is fent, ." greater than he that fent him. If ye know ." thefe things, happy are ye, if ye do them :
Page 20 - Servants be fubjeft to your mailers with all fear, not only to the good and gentle, but alfo to the froward.
Page 9 - Bishop of Bangor's Defence of his Assertion, that the Example of our Lord is much more peculiarly fit to be urged to Slaves than to Subjects, considered. 8vo. Lond. 1718. , . Letter to him concerning his Sermon, Nov. 5th, 1712. 1st and 3d ed. 8vo. Lond. 1717. , . Answer to the above

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