- Now Heaven and Earth are older than the temples, and older than the Scriptures.
[ Earth Heaven Now Older Scriptures Temples Than]
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- The sovereignty of scriptures of all religions must come to an end if we want to have a united integrated modern India.
[ Come End India Integrated Modern Must Religions Scriptures Sovereignty United Want]
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- The ordinary ministry is that which receives all of its direction from the will of God revealed in the Scriptures and from those means which God has appointed in the church for its continual edification.
[ Appointed Church Continual Direction God Means Ministry Ordinary Receives Revealed Scriptures Those Which Will]
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- They who are not induced to believe and live as they ought by those discoveries which God hath made in Scriptures would stand out against any evidence whatever, even that of a messenger sent express from the other world.
[ Against Any Believe Discoveries Even Evidence Express God Hath Induced Live Made Messenger Other Ought Out Scriptures Sent Stand Those Whatever Which World Would]
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- I have devoted my energies to the study of the scriptures, observing monastic discipline, and singing the daily services in church; study, teaching, and writing have always been my delight.
[ Always Been Church Daily Delight Devoted Discipline Energies Observing Scriptures Services Singing Study Teaching Writing]
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- Scriptures and creeds may come to seem incredible, but faith will still go dancing on.
[ Come Creeds Dancing Faith Go Incredible May Scriptures Seem Still Will]
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- This doctrine of Christ and of the apostles, from which the true faith of the primitive church was received, the apostles at first delivered orally, without writing, but later, not by any human counsel but by the will of God, they handed it on in the Scriptures.
[ Any Apostles Christ Church Counsel Delivered Doctrine Faith First God Handed Human Later Primitive Received Scriptures True Which Will Without Writing]
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- Deeply consider that it is your duty and interest to read the Holy Scriptures.
[ Consider Deeply Duty Holy Interest Read Scriptures Your]
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- The Scriptures of the Old and New Testament, said an eminent scholar, have God for their Author, the Salvation of mankind for their end, and Truth without any mixture of error for their matter.
[ Any Author Eminent End Error God Mankind Matter Mixture New Old Said Salvation Scholar Scriptures Testament Their Truth Without]
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- But the more we search the Scriptures, the more we perceive, in this doctrine, the fundamental truth of the gospel - that truth which gives to redemption its character, and to all other truths their real power.
[ Character Doctrine Fundamental Gives Gospel More Other Perceive Power Real Redemption Scriptures Search Their Truth Truths Which]
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- During my solitude, conflicting thoughts increased; but much exercise of soul had the effect of causing the scriptures to gain complete ascendancy over me.
[ Ascendancy Causing Complete Conflicting During Effect Exercise Gain Had Increased Much Over Scriptures Solitude Soul Thoughts]
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- A dream is a scripture, and many scriptures are nothing but dreams.
[ Dream Dreams Many Nothing Scripture Scriptures]
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- It's the generally accepted privilege of theologians to stretch the heavens, that is the Scriptures, like tanners with a hide.
[ Accepted Generally Heavens Hide Privilege Scriptures Stretch Theologians]
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- I think that in the discussion of natural problems we ought to begin not with the Scriptures, but with experiments, and demonstrations.
[ Begin Demonstrations Discussion Experiments Natural Ought Problems Scriptures Think]
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- It vexes me when they would constrain science by the authority of the Scriptures, and yet do not consider themselves bound to answer reason and experiment.
[ Answer Authority Bound Consider Constrain Experiment Reason Science Scriptures Themselves Would Yet]
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- The Scriptures were written, not to make us astronomers, but to make us saints.
[ Astronomers Make Saints Scriptures Us Were Written]
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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.
[ Apply Apprehend Been Case Constructions Improperly Inventions Man Many Often Out Part Particularly Portion Put Reading Relation Scriptures Seeking Them Truth Upon Wrong]
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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.
[ Attend Day Desire Direct Fast Feel Foundation Friends Home Latter Light Portions Scriptures Should Spreading Those Truth Us Which Willing World]
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- In a word, if any kind of slavery can be vindicated by the Holy Scriptures, we are already sure our making and holding the Negroes our slaves, as we do, cannot be vindicated by any thing we can find there, but is condemned by the whole of divine revelation.
[ Already Any Cannot Condemned Divine Find Holding Holy Kind Making Negroes Our Revelation Scriptures Slavery Slaves Sure Thing Vindicated Whole Word]
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- These Scriptures, therefore, are infinitely far from justifying the slavery under consideration; for it cannot be made to appear that one in a thousand of these slaves has done any thing to forfeit his own liberty.
[ Any Appear Cannot Consideration Done Far Forfeit His Infinitely Justifying Liberty Made Own Scriptures Slavery Slaves Therefore These Thing Thousand Under]
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- I am afraid that the schools will prove the very gates of hell, unless they diligently labor in explaining the Holy Scriptures and engraving them in the heart of the youth.
[ Afraid Am Diligently Explaining Gates Heart Hell Holy Labor Prove Schools Scriptures Them Unless Very Will Youth]
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- Public utility pleads most forcibly for the general distribution of the Holy Scriptures.
[ Distribution Forcibly General Holy Most Pleads Public Scriptures Utility]
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- By reading the scriptures I am so renewed that all nature seems renewed around me and with me. The sky seems to be a pure, a cooler blue, the trees a deeper green. The whole world is charged with the glory of God and I feel fire and music under my feet.
[ Am Around Blue Charged Cooler Deeper Feel Feet Fire Glory God Green Music Nature Pure Reading Renewed Scriptures Seems Sky Trees Under Whole World]
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- It is a common temptation of Satan to make us give up the reading of the Word and prayer when our enjoyment is gone; as if it were of no use to read the Scriptures when we do not enjoy them, and as if it were no use to pray when we have no spirit of prayer.
[ Common Enjoy Enjoyment Give Gone Make Our Pray Prayer Read Reading Satan Scriptures Spirit Temptation Them Up Us Use Were Word]
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- In the divine Scriptures, there are shallows and there are deeps; shallows where the lamb may wade, and deeps where the elephant may swim.
[ Divine Elephant Lamb May Scriptures Shallows Swim Wade Where]
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- The inspired Scriptures make the clear distinction between false and true riches and make plain the reason why happiness is gained and fully enjoyed only by those who find true riches.
[ Between Clear Distinction Enjoyed False Find Fully Gained Happiness Inspired Make Only Plain Reason Riches Scriptures Those True Why]
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- In early church polemics, Jews are deemed no longer worthy of their own Scriptures because they have failed to accept Christ as the Messiah.
[ Accept Because Christ Church Deemed Early Failed Jews Longer Messiah Own Polemics Scriptures Their Worthy]
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- Some extremists take elements of the sacred scriptures out of context.
[ Context Elements Extremists Out Sacred Scriptures Some Take]
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- A Christianity that is in conflict with the Scriptures isn't Christianity at all.
[ Christianity Conflict Scriptures]
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- Christians take Scriptures out of context to try to justify or to vindicate retreat and cowardice.
[ Christians Context Cowardice Justify Out Retreat Scriptures Take Try Vindicate]
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- The last great delusion is soon to open before us. Antichrist is to perform his marvelous works in our sight So closely will the counterfeit resemble the true that it will be impossible to distinguish between them except by the Holy Scriptures.
[ Antichrist Before Between Closely Counterfeit Delusion Distinguish Except Great His Holy Impossible Last Marvelous Open Our Perform Resemble Scriptures Sight Soon Them True Us Will Works]
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- Judaism has always been a strong interest of mine. My two sons speak Hebrew and are familiar with the scriptures and with rabbinic literature. This is the way we live.
[ Always Been Familiar Hebrew Interest Judaism Literature Live Mine Scriptures Sons Speak Strong Two Way]
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