Sudden Death. A sermon [on Is. xl. 6, 7].

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James Burns, 1841 - 18 pages

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Page 7 - As for man, his days are as grass; as a flower of the field, so he flourisheth : For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone ; and the place thereof shall know it no more.
Page 17 - Remember therefore how thou hast received and heard, and hold fast, and repent. If therefore thou shalt not watch, I will come on thee as a thief, and thou shalt not know what hour I will come upon thee.
Page 17 - O God, who hast prepared for them that love thee such good things as pass man's understanding ; Pour into our hearts such love towards thee, that we, loving thee above all things, may obtain thy promises, which exceed all that we can desire ; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Page 6 - All flesh is grass, and all the goodliness thereof is as the flower of the field : the grass withereth, the flower fadeth: because the spirit of the Lord blpweth upon it : surely the people is grass. The grass withereth, the flower fadeth: but the word of our God shall stand for ever.
Page 5 - Hearken, my dearest brethren ; hath not. God chosen the poor of this world, rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which God hath promised to them that love him ? 6 But you have .dishonoured the poor man.
Page 8 - all flesh is grass; and the goodliness thereof as the flower of the field...
Page 15 - J, ii. 2) ; or more explicitly by the apostle, that this " adversary, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour
Page 15 - ... there is but a step between us and death
Page 12 - ... the works of those who die in the Lord do follow them...

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