Extracts from Personal Declension and Revival of Religion in the Soul by Octavius Winslow – published 1841.
Issue: Volume 16
2 Peter 3.3-12.
Truth with self-denial is a better pennyworth than error with all its flesh-pleasing. William Gurnall
One error is a bridge to another. William Jenkyn
News may come that Truth is sick, but never that it is dead. William Gurnall
The best of saints have borne the worst of sufferings. George Swinnock
Hast thou procured this unto thyself in that thou hast forsaken the Lord thy God when he led thee by the way? Jeremiah 2:17.
And when he is come he will reprove the world of sin and of righteousness and of judgment: Of sin because they believe not on me; Of righteousness because I go to my Father and ye see me no more; Of judgment because the prince of this world is jud 6 3
THE PRACTICAL INFLUENCE OF FAITH A letter by John Newton Sir, The use and importance of faith, as it respects a sinner’s justification before God, has been largely insisted on; but it is likewise of great use and importance in the daily concerns of life. It gives evidence and subsistence to things not seen, and …