This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1806 Excerpt: ...the inwardrfnanis renewed day by day." By the outward man you are to understand, not merely our bodies, but our persons, estates, and ...
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1806 Excerpt: ...the inwardrfnanis renewed day by day." By the outward man you are to understand, not merely our bodies, but our persons, estates, and outward condition in this world; and by the inward man you are to understand, our souls, our persons, considered according to our spiritual estate; Now, when the inward man gains new strength by every new trouble, when as troubles, pressures, afflictions, and tribulations are increased, a Christian's inward strength is increased also, then his afflictions are in love; when the presence of God is with our inward man, cheering, comforting, encouraging strengthening, and renewing of that, we may safely conclude, that all these trials, though they are never so sharp and smart, yet they are in love. I have read of a company of poor Christians that were banished into some remote parts; and one standing by, seeing them pass along, said, That it was a very sad condition those poor people were in, to be thus hurried from the society of men, and to be made companions with the beasts of the field. True, said another, it were a sad condition indeed, if they were carried to a place where they should not find their God; but let them be of good cheer, God goes along with them, and will exhibit the comforts of his presence whithersoever they go. The presence of God with the Spirits of his people, is a breast of comfort that can never be drawn dry; it is an everlasting spring that will never Jail. Well, Christian, thou art' under many great troubles, Heb. xiii. 5, .6. many sore trials, Is. xl. 28, 3D, 3-1. But; tell me doth not God, give intothy soul such cordials, such supports, such comforts, and such refreshments that the world knows not of i Q then certainly thy affliction is in love. 4. If by your afflictions yen are made.more confor...
Very Good. Book A 51st edition, corrected, of this religious work. Thomas Brooks was an English non-conformist Puritan preacher and author. Condition: In a half calf binding. Externally, smart with some rubbing. Bumped to extremities. Internally, firmly bound. Pages bright with some scattered spots. Blind stamp to half title. Overall: VERY GOOD.
The mute Christian under the smarting rod, with sovereign antidotes for every case, or, A Christian with an olive-leaf in his mouth, when under the greatest afflictions ...
by Thomas Brooks
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