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Born: 1970-01-01
Profession: Clergyman
Nation: American
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The fulness of the godhead dwelt in every blade of grass.

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And yet you see the weakness of external evidence-and outward miracles; they were not sufficient to make true believers, or to make the Israelites believe that Jesus was their promised Messiah.

Tags: Jesus, Miracles, True

You know that we have a great variety of ways to gratify our own desires.

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Therefore, don't let sinners take courage to think they will be favoured like the thief on the cross; for we see on the other side, they may be like the hardened one, and reproach death itself.

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I delight not in spreading any thing mysterious, for I consider it all lost time; but the things that all of us can see and know if we will.

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People talk about revelation, and say it has ceased; but what ignorance it bespeaks, when man knows not the least thing on earth without revelation.

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Then, certainly, to be a Christian is to love God above all, and our neighbour as ourselves.

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To this light, then, would I recommend all, with mine own soul, - to this sure way of salvation.

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What encouragement the apostle holds out to us. O my friends, that we might leave all our pretensions, and come to the truth in our own hearts.

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And if we are in this state, if we had an eternity of probation, what reason have we to suppose that we should profit by it - if we had ever so long a time to chose for ourselves we should pursue our own will, to gratify our carnal I desires.

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And so about many other things of the same nature, we are trying to make people believe these things, and we make creeds of them; and thus we continue to do our own will, which is the ground of all sin.

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But if we continue in sin, and rebel and harden our hearts, we shall become so inured and fixed in it, that it will be natural, and we shall choose it from time to time.

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In reading the scriptures of truth, we often put wrong constructions upon them, and apply them improperly; and I apprehend it has often been the case in relation to this portion, particularly that part in relation to man's seeking out many inventions.

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It was of the greatest moment, and consequence, that they should believe in him when he came, for they could receive no benefit from him without believing him to be their Messiah.

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Just as a son, to be a son of man, must be of the same nature and spirit of his father; so with the sons of God, and so it will be with all who are born of the spirit of God.

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O that our hearts were enlarged in love to God, that we might turn inward, to the blessed comforter, that the blessed Jesus said the Father would send.

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That I feel a desire, my friends, that we in this latter day of the world, in which light is fast spreading, that we should be willing to attend to those portions of the Scriptures of truth that direct us home to the foundation.

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There was nothing then but the revelation of the spirit-of God that could make any of the Israelites understand and believe that he was their proper Messiah.

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We have met on a solemn occasion, and in this crowded assembly there is one thing that appears important, that is, for every one of us to be still, that if any thing should he said, every one may the better hear.

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We learn this by the precepts that Jesus left. He observed that the people were looking outward, and assured them that the kingdom of God cometh not with outward observation; and for this reason, that it was only to be known in man.

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Baseball is all about pitching, and we know we have to improve our pitching.

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I think the University of Texas has the chance to become the finest public university in the country.

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My style is to keep folks in place who are good managers and want to win.

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Pitching is a priority.

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The best thing we can do is develop our own.

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There's no reason the Rangers can't get to the top.

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We want to add an American League pennant... and to bring the World Series to Arlington.

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We're trying to put ourselves in the best position to win, period, if not this year, next year.

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You don't even have to win a championship every year to draw the fans. You just have to show you're really trying.

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I don't have the insight with the Longhorns that I do with the two teams that I own, but as a fan and reading the sports pages, I'm bullish about the Longhorns.

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If you take the approach that you want to scrape every last nickel off the table, that'll work one or two times, but after awhile, your reputation will precede you.

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What you don't want to do is to hang on to the aging superstar past his prime and take resources away you can otherwise use to build a better overall team.

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