07/07/2008

Beddome Sermons Volume 3

The third volume of "Twenty short discourses" was published from Dunstable another two years after the previous volume in 1809. Like the previus volume a sixth edition appeared from London in 1825. These are the texts and titles found in Volume 3.
2 Timothy 2:7 Consider what I say; and the Lord give thee understanding in all things.
On hearing the Word
Ezekiel 20:41 I will accept you with your sweet savour, when I bring you out from the people, and gather you out of the countries wherein ye have been scattered; and I will be sanctified in you before the heathen.
Acceptance with God
Luke 19:41, 42 And when he was come near, he beheld the city, and wept over it, Saying, If thou hadst known, even thou, at least in this thy day, the things which belong unto thy peace! but now they are hid from thine eyes.
Christ weeps over Jerusalem
Jeremiah 15:15 O LORD, thou knowest: remember me, and visit me, and revenge me of my persecutors; take me not away in thy longsuffering: know that for thy sake I have suffered rebuke.
Jeremiah's Prayer
John 3:7 Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye must be born again.
Regeneration
Psalm 148:14 He also exalteth the horn of his people, the praise of all his saints; even of the children of Israel, a people near unto him. Praise ye the LORD.
Nearness to God
Jeremiah 17:17 Be not a terror unto me: thou art my hope in the day of evil.
Divien wrath an object of justice
John 14:30 Hereafter I will not talk much with you: for the prince of this world cometh, and hath nothing in me.
Christ's Conflict
Hebrews 10:26 For if we sin wilfully after that we have received the knowledge of the truth, there remaineth no more sacrifice for sins.
The danger of apostasy
James 2:13 For he shall have judgment without mercy, that hath shewed no mercy; and mercy rejoiceth against judgment.
The connection between faith and works
Zechariah 9:12 Turn you to the strong hold, ye prisoners of conscience
The sinner's refuge
Acts 9:4 Saul, Saul, why persecutest thou me?
The Persecutor
Mark 10:26 Who then can be saved?
Difficulties of salvation
Acts 11:23 Who, when he came, and had seen the grace of God was glad
The visibleness of true religion
Rom 8:37 In all these things we are more than conquerors through him that loved us
Christian conquerors
2 Peter 3:14 Be diligent, that ye may be found of him in in peace, without spot, and blameless.
Peace with God
Acts 16:14 Whose heart the Lord opened, that she attended to the things which were spoken of Paul
The conversion of Lydia
1 Peter 1:16 Be ye holy, for I am holy
The nature of holiness
Hosea 8:2 Israel shall cry unto me, My God, we know thee
The knowledge of God
Rom 8:28 We know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are called according to his purposes
Evil things over-ruled for good

1 comment:

Edalene said...

You write very well.