Sober-mindedness, an excellent character of young men

considered in a discourse, address"d to the youth: (being the substance of three sermons) delivered at Norwich; chiefly on March 13, 1763.
  • 42 Pages
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Printed and sold by William Godddard. , Providence, in New-England
Youth -- Conduct of
StatementBy Benjamin Lord, A.M. and Pastor of the First Church there. ; Published at the desire of the youth. ; [Four lines from Psalms]
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 9421
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination[2], 42 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18193119M

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Be the first. Young men are never in a right mind till they sit clothed at the feet of Jesus. Consider the snares and sorrows and drawbacks of life. Consider that death may early reach the young. Consider the number of young men who are ruined by the want of sober-mindedness.

The young must answer in the judgment for their follies in this life. Adam Clarke Commentary. Young men - exhort to be sober-minded - Reformation should begin with the old; they have the authority, and they should give the example.

The young of both sexes must also give an account of themselves to God; sober-mindedness in young men is a rare qualification, and they who have it not plunge into excesses and irregularities which in general sap the foundation of.

The Young Man's Friend and Guide Through Life to Immortality on a youth, amiable, but not decided to follow him. All this, and infinitely more than this, is exhibited in the character of our Lord.

Young men, study this sublime, beautiful, and superhuman character, and say, if both this, and the book which contains it, must not be of God. Speaking of the invisible, some faith traditions are quick to suggest demonic attack as the cause for depression. While I’m convinced that there’s definitely a spiritual element—the enemy will exploit any weakness—medical science holds that major depressive disorder is.

The four Gospels are four separate accounts of the Person and ministry of Christ. The Book of Acts is a history of the early missionary activity. The Epistles are letters of explanation and direction to the young churches. The Book of Revelation is a prophetic vision.

Full text of "The Hatfield book" his fortune should be a public bene- faction forever and that the benefaction should take the form of helping poor young men and women of good moral character to Sober-mindedness a start in life, and also aid in the develop- ment of the agricultural interests of the region.

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ROBERT M. WOODS, D. Rev. William L. Bray. The duty of young men is σωφρονίζεσθαι, to act with sober-mindedness, Titus ; Titus and Timothy was a young man, ch. 2 Timothy ; 1 Timothy He is therefore admonished to give up all the advantages and pleasures of life, ch. 2 Timothyand to remove the ‘thorns,’ by which he may be entangled; Luke Insight - In the book of Titus, Paul instructed his younger coworker Titus on how to teach believers in the young church of Crete to live holy lives.

Paul emphasized the importance of godly leadership (Titus 1) and of gracious behavior within the church family (ch.2) and in society at large (ch.3). Young men, you cannot know all a father's and a mother's agonizing solicitude for you, on your going out into the world; but you can conceive of it in part, by the scenes of that sorrowful hour when amid so many tears your mother parted from you, and, with a voice half choked, your father grasped your hand, and sobbed out, "Farewell, my boy.

Verse Titus In all things showing thyself a pattern. A good example. Having propounded the several precepts fitted to all ages of men and women, the last whereof was unto young men, our apostle here inserteth a precept unto Titus himself, whence it is probably gathered that Titus was now a young man, as Timothy also was, in the same office of an evangelist; and being a minister, in.

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sins of lying and deception were used to cloak wasteful spending. Young George. HENRY ALFORD. James Rosscup writes that "This was the great work in the life of the versatile Dean of outcome of this production was the New Testament for English Readers (4 vols.). Alford was a Calvinist, conservative and premillennial, though not dispensational.

In my new book, The Law of Moses, I return to that little town where it all began. The Law of Moses is a completely different story with all new characters, but I invited my main characters from Running Barefoot, Samuel and Josie, to duck their heads into a scene or two and say hello for old times sake.

Origen. Contra Celsus. BOOK III.

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IN the first book of our answer to the work of Celsus, who had boastfully entitled the treatise which he had composed against us A True Discourse, we have gone through, as you enjoined, my faithful Ambrosius, to the best of our ability, his preface, and the parts immediately following it, testing each one of his assertions as we went along, until we finished.

Running Barefoot is a love story that spans through ten years worth of time and takes the reader through a journey that will leave them appreciating love's splendor. Josie is a 13 year old girl, who finds herself sitting on the school bus next to Samuel, an 18 year old Navajo boy/5().

Young men tend to act impulsively, young men tend to think everything's a joke.

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Young men tend to think that life is about their rights and not their responsibilities. Maybe that's why David in Psalm 25 verse seven says, Lord, do not remember the sin of my youth. 1 Samuel - After Nabal became sober the next morning, his wife told him all that had happened.

Nabal's heart failed and he became paralyzed. The Memorabilia is a recollection of Socrates in word and deed, to show his character as the best and happiest of men. PREPARER'S NOTE First Published by Macmillan and Co. This was typed from Dakyns' series, "The Works of Xenophon," a four-volume set.

The complete list of Xenophon's works (though there is doubt about some of these) is:1/5. The True Woman: Chapter 1. By Such character would indeed produce not only a devotion to the will of God but a humility and sober-mindedness that would drive us to our knees begging God to teach us to be submissive.

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An astonishingly exhaustive anthology of Christian counsel on various aspects of family life from notables of the past. The 56 authors in the Table of Contents reads like a Who’s Who of church history. Table of Contents.

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The aged women likewise, that they be in behaviour as becometh holiness, not false accusers, not given to much wine, teachers of good things; that they may teach the young women to be sober, to love their husbands, to love their children.

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And even early in the book of Acts, a replacement for Judas was chosen by lots. I absolutely adore John Macarthur's teaching and sober-mindedness of character and spirit. Send to a Friend Rejoice, O young man, in thy youth; and let thy heart cheer thee in the days of thy youth, and walk in the ways of thine heart, and in the sight of.

Quotes From Origen Against Celsus, Third Century In like manner, as the statement is false “that the Hebrews, being (originally) Egyptians, dated the commencement (of their political existence) from the time of their rebellion,” so also is this, “that in the days of Jesus others who were Jews rebelled against the Jewish state, and became.Benjamin Keach () was one of the best and most well-known Baptist and Puritan theologians of the s.

He was instrumental in introducing hymns into the church's worship, and also was one of the framers of the London Baptist Confession.Not sober-mindedness alone comes to him who looks narrowly into himself, but great sorrow of heart also.

And if you are not both sobered in your mind and full of an unquenchable sorrow in your heart, O yes! attend to it, for you are not yet begun to be what God would have you .