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sinners Sentence Examples

  • We're probably all a little hypocritical at times - and we're all sinners, so I hear.

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  • "The sinners," Claire growled.

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  • "The sinners," Claire growled.

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  • And the old man said, 'God will forgive you, we are all sinners in His sight.

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  • In the medieval Church there were seven "corporal" and seven "spiritual works of mercy" (opera misericordiae); these were (a) the giving of food to the hungry and drink to the thirsty, the clothing of the naked, the visitation of the sick and of prisoners, the receiving of strangers, and the burial of the dead; (b) the conversion of sinners, teaching of the ignorant, giving of counsel to the doubtful, forgiveness of injuries, patience under wrong, prayer for the living and for the dead.

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  • Saint Among Sinners it's called.

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  • He can just change the title from Saint among the Sinners to Sinner among the Saints, The Life and Times of a Mine-Town Hooker.

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  • The 6th council of Toledo (in 693) has been cited as if it visited certain very great sinners with scourging as an ecclesiastical punishment.

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  • As one of those who fear the Lord in truth and in patience, he looks forward to the punishment of all sinners who oppress the righteous and profane the sanctuary.

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  • His system declared that holiness and sin are free voluntary exercises; that men act freely under the divine agency; that the slightest transgression deserves eternal punishment; that it is through God's mere grace that the penitent believer is pardoned and justified; that, in spite of total depravity, sinners ought to repent; and that regeneration is active, not passive, with the believer.

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  • "Then, it says, he became Saviour of us sinners, then he was filled with the Godhead; then he was sealed, then anointed; then was he called by the voice, then he became the loved one."

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  • 3-5, 7, 8, &c., and "the sinners," ii.

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  • James assigns to the 10th or rlth century, deals with the subject of intercession for sinners and Sedrach's unwillingness to die.

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  • no longer deals with idolatry, but with the corruption of society, and particularly of its leaders - the grasping aristocracy whose whole energies are concentrated on devouring the poor and depriving them of their little holdings, the unjust judges and priests who for gain wrest the law in favour of the rich, the hireling and gluttonous prophets who make war against every one "that putteth not into their mouth," but are ever ready with assurances of Yahweh's favour to their patrons, the wealthy and noble sinners that fatten on the flesh of the poor.

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  • Yahweh appears to plead with His people for their sins, but the sinners are no longer a careless and oppressive aristocracy buoyed up by deceptive assurances of Yahweh's help, by prophecies of wine and strong drink; they are bowed down by a religion of terror, wearied with attempts to propitiate an angry God by countless offerings, and even by the sacrifice of the first-born.

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  • Impious sinners, or enemies of the community and its god, might be devoted to utter destruction.

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  • " The Word created heaven and earth and all things; the same Word will also create now, and not we poor sinners.

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  • Jesus, they say, was sent to save sinners; was he not sent to help those who have kept themselves free from sin?

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  • In some cases there is no suggestion of any forgiveness; sinners are " cut off " from the chosen people; individuals and nations perish in their iniquity.

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  • 8 Above all the Servant of Yahweh 9 appears as atoning for sinners by his sufferings and death.

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  • Christ suffering on behalf of sinners satisfies the divine righteousness, which was outraged by their sin.'3 His work is an expression of God's love to man; 14 the redeeming power of Christ's death is also explained by his solidarity with humanity as the second Adam," - the redeemed sinner has " died with Christ."

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  • 222); and his contemporary, Pope Boniface IX., complained of their absolving even impenitent sinners for ridiculously small sums (pro qualibet parva pecuniarum summula, Raynaldus, Ann.

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  • In 1450 Thomas Gascoigne, the great Oxford Chancellor, wrote: " Sinners say nowadays ` I care not how many or how great sins I commit before God,.

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  • And for our sins sinners (the Hasmonaeans) have risen up over us, taking with force the kingdom which Thou didst not promise to them, profaning the throne of David in their pride.

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  • inheritance; to break the pride of sinners and all their strength as potter's vessels with a rod of iron (Ps.

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  • But his son-in-law Robert Sandeman added a distinctive doctrine as to the nature of faith which is thus stated on his tombstone: "That the bare death of Jesus Christ without a thought or deed on the part of man, is sufficient to present the chief of sinners spotless before God."

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  • His readers needed most the moral heroism of fidelity to the Unseen, which made men "despise shame" due to aught that sinners in their unbelief might do to them (xii.

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  • This is known as the Commination service, its distinctive element being the solemn reading of "the general sentences of God's cursing against sinners, gathered out of the seven and twentieth chapter of Deuteronomy, and other places of Scripture."

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  • (5) Sinners or unfaithful ones are to be excommunicated, and excluded from the sacraments and from intercourse with believers unless they repent, according to Matt.

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  • Publicans were classed with open sinners; and when Jesus went to this man's house and met a company of his fellows the rabbis were scandalized: " Why eateth your Master with publicans and sinners ?

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  • Then He complained of the unreasonableness of an age which refused John as too austere and Himself as too lax and as being " the friend of publicans and sinners."

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  • As to individuals within the nation, the despised publicans and sinners will find God's favour before the self-satisfied representatives of the national religion.

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  • It was thought only right that there should be some uniformity in dealing with repentant sinners, and books appeared giving lists of sins and what were supposed to be suitable satisfactions.

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  • 16-17), and on his part he proclaimed that these sinners would enter into the Kingdom of Heaven before the self-righteous saints (Matt.

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  • Hence it is that even the holy Ganges resorts underground once in the year to the source of the Cauvery, to purge herself from the pollution contracted from the crowd of sinners who have bathed in her waters.

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  • 16), "sinners of Gentiles" (ii.

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  • It was not the Old Testament saints, however, but only sinners and malefactors like Cain, Esau and Saul, who obeyed his summons.

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  • 6) Valerius Antias, the chief of sinners in this respect, inserts a decisive Roman victory over the Macedonians, in which 12,000 of the latter were slain and 2200 taken prisoner, an achievement recorded by no other authority.

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  • Among them were some of those men of mark who made the backbone of the American character: the sturdy Puritan, Peter Bulkeley, sometime rector of Odell in Bedfordshire, and afterward pastor of the church in the wilderness at Concord, New Hampshire; the zealous evangelist, Father Samuel Moody of Agamenticus in Maine, who pursued graceless sinners even into the alehouse; Joseph Emerson of Malden, "a heroic scholar," who prayed every night that no descendant of his might ever be rich; and William Emerson of Concord, Mass., the patriot preacher, who died while serving in the army of the Revolution.

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  • A year later he published Discourses on Various Important Subjects, the five sermons which had proved most effective in the revival, and of these none, he tells us, was so immediately effective as that on the Justice of God in the Damnation of Sinners, from the text, " That every mouth may be stopped."

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  • The particular reason for this seems to lie in a single sermon preached at Enfield, Connecticut, in July 1741 from the text, " Their foot shall slide in due time," and commonly known from its title, Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God.

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  • His place in the Edwardean theology is principally due to his defence against the Universalists of his father's doctrine of the atonement, namely, that Christ's death, being the equivalent of the eternal punishment of sinners, upheld the authority of the divine law, but did not pay any debt, and made the pardon of all men a possibility with God, but not a necessity.

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  • Bids them not to swear at all nor to expect any intercession of the departed saints for sinners.

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  • de virtu; the Invdtdturi crectine.Ft i, " Christian teachings " of Filoteos (ibid., 1700); the short moral guide, Ceirare pre scurt, by Ioan of Vinci (Belgrad, 1685), translated from some Hungarian original; the Mdntuirea paciitosilor, or " Salvation of sinners," translated from the Greek by a certain Cozma in 1682, which is a storehouse of medieval exempla; and above all the Mirror of Kings, ascribed to Prince Neagoe Bassaraba, written originally in Slavonic (or Greek, if the prince be really the author), and translated (c. 1650) into Rumanian.

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  • Prison life gave him leisure to write, and during his first imprisonment he wrote, in addition to several tracts and some verse, Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners, the narrative of his own religious experience.

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  • Public but general confession of sins and intercession for penitent sinners have from early times formed a normal part of public worship in the Christian church.

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  • Again, Western theology, very roughly summarized, while accepting the earlier doctrinal tradition, has broken new ground for itself, in affirming as rational necessity that God must punish sin (this is at least latent in Aquinas's - doctrine of natural law), but as contingent fact of revelation that God has in Christ combined the punishment of sin with the salvation of sinners; this is the Reformation or postReformation thought.

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  • "I trowe Peter took no money, for no sinners that he sold..

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  • Some of the lesser sinners were forced to restitution, and in 1618 Lerma fell from power, but only because he was supplanted by his son, the duke of Uceda, a man as worthless as himself.

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  • Jansen's thoughts went back every moment to his two spiritual heroes, St Augustine and St Paul, each of whom had been "the chief of sinners."

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  • We're probably all a little hypocritical at times - and we're all sinners, so I hear.

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  • Saint Among Sinners it's called.

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  • He can just change the title from Saint among the Sinners to Sinner among the Saints, The Life and Times of a Mine-Town Hooker.

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  • I care even less if your brother writes Saint Among the Sinners or Sinner Among the Saints.

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  • Even the worst of sinners are not amoral animals and perfectly sane people can be extremely wicked.

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  • They considered all sinners apostates, as well as all those who opposed them.

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  • beget sent his begotten son to save the mass of sinners for that reason we don't hate sinners, we hate only sin.

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  • betrayed into the hands of sinners.

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  • contradiction of sinners against himself least you be wearied & faint in your minds.

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  • final damnation, hell, final judgment, eternal wrath on sinners.

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  • Just as Christ does not disassociate Himself from a sinner like me, so we ought not to disassociate ourselves from our fellow sinners.

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  • For as by one man's disobedience many were made sinners, so by the obedience of one shall many be made righteous.

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  • disobedience of one man made us all sinners, by the obedience of one man we were all made righteous.

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  • endured at the hands of persecuting sinners.

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  • The " many " are condemned sinners awaiting execution.

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  • Grace is free unmerited favor for sinners giving them full forgiveness in Jesus Christ forever.

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  • Hear that, ye great sinners, and ye saints who need great forbearance.

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  • We're both sinners forgiven through the death of Jesus.

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  • Will the ultimate plan of the Master of the Sinners reach fruition?

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  • guilty, depraved sinners meet the law's demands?

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  • hates sinners.

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  • impenitent sinners.

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  • Do thou now intercede with Christ our God for us sinners who honor thee.

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  • interceded for sinners.

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  • lost sinners that were saved by Jesus.

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  • Wherefore, be thou ever merciful unto us sinners.

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  • miserable sinners '; debtors in need of mercy.

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  • proclaimed in the street the faithful saying, that Jesus Christ came into the world to save sinners.

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  • punish either individual sinners or members of a sinner's family.

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  • Instead, the elect were a people in covenant with God, a scattered remnant of the faithful, separated from the sinners.

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  • First the dead have to wait in another land until the funerary ritual is over and to be punished if they are sinners.

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  • salvation of sinners or the edification of saints will never qualify a man for God's work.

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  • We need a savior who is: " holy, blameless, pure, set apart from sinners, exalted above the heavens.

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  • sinners forgiven through the death of Jesus.

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  • God does not try to save sinners or hope they will be saved.

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  • In the past leprosy was said to be sent by the ancestors to punish either individual sinners or members of a sinner's family.

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  • sinners condemned to eternal damnation you will need to make some choices.

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  • sinners on the cross at Calvary.

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  • Their whole purpose in life seems to have been to prepare for God's holy war against the gentiles and unrepentant sinners.

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  • He's been faithful to countless undeserving sinners before you.

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  • So the birth of Jesus Christ signals God's love for unworthy sinners.

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  • sinners by nature, John says, don't deceive yourselves.

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  • I found my brother in the marketplace, calling lost sinners to Him that justifieth the ungodly.

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  • unregenerate sinners were enemies of God.

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  • We are to live so that that teaching which says God saves sinners from their sin is made visibly verifiable by our lives.

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  • vile sinners.

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  • An appeal to perishing sinners to trust in Christ is like calling on a drowning wretch to climb the embankment wall.

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  • The 6th council of Toledo (in 693) has been cited as if it visited certain very great sinners with scourging as an ecclesiastical punishment.

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  • As one of those who fear the Lord in truth and in patience, he looks forward to the punishment of all sinners who oppress the righteous and profane the sanctuary.

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  • His system declared that holiness and sin are free voluntary exercises; that men act freely under the divine agency; that the slightest transgression deserves eternal punishment; that it is through God's mere grace that the penitent believer is pardoned and justified; that, in spite of total depravity, sinners ought to repent; and that regeneration is active, not passive, with the believer.

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  • "Then, it says, he became Saviour of us sinners, then he was filled with the Godhead; then he was sealed, then anointed; then was he called by the voice, then he became the loved one."

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  • 3-5, 7, 8, &c., and "the sinners," ii.

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  • James assigns to the 10th or rlth century, deals with the subject of intercession for sinners and Sedrach's unwillingness to die.

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  • no longer deals with idolatry, but with the corruption of society, and particularly of its leaders - the grasping aristocracy whose whole energies are concentrated on devouring the poor and depriving them of their little holdings, the unjust judges and priests who for gain wrest the law in favour of the rich, the hireling and gluttonous prophets who make war against every one "that putteth not into their mouth," but are ever ready with assurances of Yahweh's favour to their patrons, the wealthy and noble sinners that fatten on the flesh of the poor.

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  • Yahweh appears to plead with His people for their sins, but the sinners are no longer a careless and oppressive aristocracy buoyed up by deceptive assurances of Yahweh's help, by prophecies of wine and strong drink; they are bowed down by a religion of terror, wearied with attempts to propitiate an angry God by countless offerings, and even by the sacrifice of the first-born.

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  • Impious sinners, or enemies of the community and its god, might be devoted to utter destruction.

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  • In the medieval Church there were seven "corporal" and seven "spiritual works of mercy" (opera misericordiae); these were (a) the giving of food to the hungry and drink to the thirsty, the clothing of the naked, the visitation of the sick and of prisoners, the receiving of strangers, and the burial of the dead; (b) the conversion of sinners, teaching of the ignorant, giving of counsel to the doubtful, forgiveness of injuries, patience under wrong, prayer for the living and for the dead.

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  • " The Word created heaven and earth and all things; the same Word will also create now, and not we poor sinners.

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  • The Jews say, ` Come to us ye who are sinners, ye who are fools or children, ye who are miserable, and ye shall enter into the kingdom of Heaven.'

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  • Jesus, they say, was sent to save sinners; was he not sent to help those who have kept themselves free from sin?

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  • In some cases there is no suggestion of any forgiveness; sinners are " cut off " from the chosen people; individuals and nations perish in their iniquity.

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  • 8 Above all the Servant of Yahweh 9 appears as atoning for sinners by his sufferings and death.

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  • Christ suffering on behalf of sinners satisfies the divine righteousness, which was outraged by their sin.'3 His work is an expression of God's love to man; 14 the redeeming power of Christ's death is also explained by his solidarity with humanity as the second Adam," - the redeemed sinner has " died with Christ."

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  • He saw in Christ the divine Spirit, who had come down from heaven to transform the lives of men, all of whom are sinners.

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  • 222); and his contemporary, Pope Boniface IX., complained of their absolving even impenitent sinners for ridiculously small sums (pro qualibet parva pecuniarum summula, Raynaldus, Ann.

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  • In 1450 Thomas Gascoigne, the great Oxford Chancellor, wrote: " Sinners say nowadays ` I care not how many or how great sins I commit before God,.

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  • And for our sins sinners (the Hasmonaeans) have risen up over us, taking with force the kingdom which Thou didst not promise to them, profaning the throne of David in their pride.

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  • But Thou, 0 Lord, will cast them down and root out their seed from the land, when a man not of our race (Pompey) rises up against them Behold, 0 Lord, and raise up their king the Son of David at the time that Thou hast appointed, to reign over Israel Thy servant; and gird him with strength to crush unjust rulers; to cleanse Jerusalem from the heathen that tread it under foot, to cast out sinners from Thy 1 In Sibyll.

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  • inheritance; to break the pride of sinners and all their strength as potter's vessels with a rod of iron (Ps.

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  • But his son-in-law Robert Sandeman added a distinctive doctrine as to the nature of faith which is thus stated on his tombstone: "That the bare death of Jesus Christ without a thought or deed on the part of man, is sufficient to present the chief of sinners spotless before God."

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  • His readers needed most the moral heroism of fidelity to the Unseen, which made men "despise shame" due to aught that sinners in their unbelief might do to them (xii.

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  • This is known as the Commination service, its distinctive element being the solemn reading of "the general sentences of God's cursing against sinners, gathered out of the seven and twentieth chapter of Deuteronomy, and other places of Scripture."

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  • (5) Sinners or unfaithful ones are to be excommunicated, and excluded from the sacraments and from intercourse with believers unless they repent, according to Matt.

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  • Publicans were classed with open sinners; and when Jesus went to this man's house and met a company of his fellows the rabbis were scandalized: " Why eateth your Master with publicans and sinners ?

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  • Then He complained of the unreasonableness of an age which refused John as too austere and Himself as too lax and as being " the friend of publicans and sinners."

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  • As to individuals within the nation, the despised publicans and sinners will find God's favour before the self-satisfied representatives of the national religion.

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  • It was thought only right that there should be some uniformity in dealing with repentant sinners, and books appeared giving lists of sins and what were supposed to be suitable satisfactions.

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  • 16-17), and on his part he proclaimed that these sinners would enter into the Kingdom of Heaven before the self-righteous saints (Matt.

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  • Hence it is that even the holy Ganges resorts underground once in the year to the source of the Cauvery, to purge herself from the pollution contracted from the crowd of sinners who have bathed in her waters.

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  • 16), "sinners of Gentiles" (ii.

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  • It was not the Old Testament saints, however, but only sinners and malefactors like Cain, Esau and Saul, who obeyed his summons.

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  • 6) Valerius Antias, the chief of sinners in this respect, inserts a decisive Roman victory over the Macedonians, in which 12,000 of the latter were slain and 2200 taken prisoner, an achievement recorded by no other authority.

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  • Among them were some of those men of mark who made the backbone of the American character: the sturdy Puritan, Peter Bulkeley, sometime rector of Odell in Bedfordshire, and afterward pastor of the church in the wilderness at Concord, New Hampshire; the zealous evangelist, Father Samuel Moody of Agamenticus in Maine, who pursued graceless sinners even into the alehouse; Joseph Emerson of Malden, "a heroic scholar," who prayed every night that no descendant of his might ever be rich; and William Emerson of Concord, Mass., the patriot preacher, who died while serving in the army of the Revolution.

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  • A year later he published Discourses on Various Important Subjects, the five sermons which had proved most effective in the revival, and of these none, he tells us, was so immediately effective as that on the Justice of God in the Damnation of Sinners, from the text, " That every mouth may be stopped."

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  • The particular reason for this seems to lie in a single sermon preached at Enfield, Connecticut, in July 1741 from the text, " Their foot shall slide in due time," and commonly known from its title, Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God.

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  • His place in the Edwardean theology is principally due to his defence against the Universalists of his father's doctrine of the atonement, namely, that Christ's death, being the equivalent of the eternal punishment of sinners, upheld the authority of the divine law, but did not pay any debt, and made the pardon of all men a possibility with God, but not a necessity.

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  • Bids them not to swear at all nor to expect any intercession of the departed saints for sinners.

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  • de virtu; the Invdtdturi crectine.Ft i, " Christian teachings " of Filoteos (ibid., 1700); the short moral guide, Ceirare pre scurt, by Ioan of Vinci (Belgrad, 1685), translated from some Hungarian original; the Mdntuirea paciitosilor, or " Salvation of sinners," translated from the Greek by a certain Cozma in 1682, which is a storehouse of medieval exempla; and above all the Mirror of Kings, ascribed to Prince Neagoe Bassaraba, written originally in Slavonic (or Greek, if the prince be really the author), and translated (c. 1650) into Rumanian.

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  • Prison life gave him leisure to write, and during his first imprisonment he wrote, in addition to several tracts and some verse, Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners, the narrative of his own religious experience.

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  • Public but general confession of sins and intercession for penitent sinners have from early times formed a normal part of public worship in the Christian church.

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    0
  • Again, Western theology, very roughly summarized, while accepting the earlier doctrinal tradition, has broken new ground for itself, in affirming as rational necessity that God must punish sin (this is at least latent in Aquinas's - doctrine of natural law), but as contingent fact of revelation that God has in Christ combined the punishment of sin with the salvation of sinners; this is the Reformation or postReformation thought.

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  • "I trowe Peter took no money, for no sinners that he sold..

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  • Some of the lesser sinners were forced to restitution, and in 1618 Lerma fell from power, but only because he was supplanted by his son, the duke of Uceda, a man as worthless as himself.

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  • Jansen's thoughts went back every moment to his two spiritual heroes, St Augustine and St Paul, each of whom had been "the chief of sinners."

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  • Ritschl gives no place in his constructive doctrine to the belief in the devil; but recognizes that the mutual action of individual sinners on one another constitutes a kingdom of sin, opposed to the Kingdom of God (A.

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  • Let us not seek to penetrate what mysteries they contain; for how can we, miserable sinners that we are, know the terrible and holy secrets of Providence while we remain in this flesh which forms an impenetrable veil between us and the Eternal?

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  • In the past leprosy was said to be sent by the ancestors to punish either individual sinners or members of a sinner 's family.

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  • Instead, the elect were a people in covenant with God, a scattered remnant of the faithful, separated from the sinners.

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  • First the dead have to wait in another land until the funerary ritual is over and to be punished if they are sinners.

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  • God does not try to save sinners or hope they will be saved.

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  • Once you have at least 9 sinners condemned to eternal damnation you will need to make some choices.

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  • Christ died in the room and place of sinners on the cross at Calvary.

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  • Their whole purpose in life seems to have been to prepare for God 's holy war against the gentiles and unrepentant sinners.

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  • He 's been faithful to countless undeserving sinners before you.

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  • So the birth of Jesus Christ signals God 's love for unworthy sinners.

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  • I found my brother in the marketplace, calling lost sinners to Him that justifieth the ungodly.

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  • All of us as unregenerate sinners were enemies of God.

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  • We are to live so that that teaching which says God saves sinners from their sin is made visibly verifiable by our lives.

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  • But then, Paul writes that this same offended God has grace for vile sinners.

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  • An appeal to perishing sinners to trust in Christ is like calling on a drowning wretch to climb the embankment wall.

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  • Sinners would find in his heart an unlimited source of mercy and forgiveness.

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  • I care even less if your brother writes Saint Among the Sinners or Sinner Among the Saints.

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