Cairns in his Unbelief in the Eighteenth Century).
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.
By making religion hard it made it odious, and thus prepared the way for unbelief.
He whom we hear in the Gathas has had to face, not merely all forms of outward opposition and the unbelief and lukewarmness of adherents, but also the inward misgivings of his own heart as to the truth and final victory of his cause.
(1860); Romanism and Rationalism (1863); Outlines of Apologetical Theology (1867); The Doctrine of the Presbyterian Church (1876); Unbelief in the i 8th Century (1881); Doctrinal Principles of the United Presbyterian Church (Dr Blair's Manual, 1888) .
Cairns's Unbelief in the Eighteenth Century (1881).
On the speculative side, Ramanuja also met Sankara's strictly monistic theory by another recognizing Vishnu as identical with Brahma as the Supreme Spirit animating the material world as well as the individual souls which have become estranged from God through unbelief, and can only attain again conscious union with him through devotion or love (bhakti).
Finally, Paul tries to see this fact of Israel's unbelief in the light of a wide religious philosophy of history; it (xi.
It should be observed that examples have been given of every kind of mighty work referred to in the reply of Jesus to the messengers of the Baptist; and that in the discourse which follows their departure the perversity and unbelief of the people generally are condemned, and the faith of the humble-minded is contrasted therewith.
The name, as Huxley said, "took"; it was constantly used by Hutton in the Spectator and became a fashionable label for contemporary unbelief in Christian dogma.
The alternative was, to faith, forgiveness through divine forbearance; to unbelief, a warning of judgment to come.
Yes some doubted but the word for doubt here does not mean unbelief but rather hesitant.
Unbelief, sense and reason, do oft misinterpret providence.
There was the sharp rejoinder of unbelief, matched by the reverent mystified faith of the few who refused to go away.
silver-tongued orator of unbelief.
staggered not at the promise of God through unbelief; but was strong in faith, giving glory to God.
That's just the one thing wanted; just say, Lord, I believe, help thou mine unbelief!
Or maybe you're hostile to the gospel of Jesus Christ and you are sinking into deepening unbelief.
According to Islamic narrations, Jesus is the last prophet who will eradicate unbelief and usher in the final hour.
And if He said He would judge unbelief, that's exactly what He'll do, He'll judge unbelief.
Just as faith encompasses the whole of our lives, so does unbelief.
blind unbelief is sure to err And scan his works in vain.
This Christmas has given us more evidence of such unbelief.
Do not, we beseech you, keep away in the distance of your own unbelief.
And the reason is spiritual sight is a gift from God given to willing faith, not to static determined ignorant willful unbelief.
A little time spent in duty is with a great deal of murmuring; doth not this bewray too much unbelief?
There's that kind of unbelief that's hard, cold, dead, willing, ignorant unbelief.
unbelief cannot stop God's Word coming to pass!
Pray: " Lord I believe; help Thou mine unbelief.
unbelief in divine power and love, and machinery brought in to make up for the want of it.
unbelief in every thing.
unbelief AND DATING The unbelief of these men in miracles has a profound affect on their dating of the Old Testament documents.
The theological virtues are founded on faith, in opposition to the natural, which are founded on reason; and as faith with Aquinas is always belief in a proposition, not trust in a personal Saviour, conformably with his idea that revelation is a new knowledge rather than a new life, the relation of unbelief to virtue is very strictly and narrowly laid down and enforced.
He often addresses himself to the " doubters," some of whom vacillate between faith and unbelief, others make a pretence of faith, while others scarcely take the trouble even to do that.
Had he repented of his unbelief?
Colonel Ingersoll was a man of imposing personal appearance and the silver-tongued orator of unbelief.
He staggered not at the promise of God through unbelief; but was strong in faith, giving glory to God.
He did not waver in unbelief about the promise of God but was strengthened in faith, giving glory to God.
That 's just the one thing wanted; just say, Lord, I believe, help thou mine unbelief !
Or maybe you 're hostile to the gospel of Jesus Christ and you are sinking into deepening unbelief.
And if He said He would judge unbelief, that 's exactly what He'll do, He'll judge unbelief.
Blind unbelief is sure to err And scan his works in vain.
There 's that kind of unbelief that 's hard, cold, dead, willing, ignorant unbelief.
Friend, even our unbelief cannot stop God 's Word coming to pass !
Pray: Lord I believe; help Thou mine unbelief.
No: it is all unbelief in divine power and love, and machinery brought in to make up for the want of it.
We find they proclaim their unbelief in every thing.
UNBELIEF AND DATING The unbelief of these men in miracles has a profound affect on their dating of the Old Testament documents.
As she walks by the mascot he raises his arms in unbelief.
The great stress which they laid upon this aspect of Christian truth caused them to be charged with unbelief in the current orthodox views as to the inspiration of the Scriptures, and the person and work of Christ, a charge which they always denied.
The principle of the twofold nature of truth 1 thus embodied in Occam's system was unquestionably adopted by many merely to cloak their theological unbelief; and it is significant of the internal dissolution of Scholasticism.
the decree relative to the Saviour to be appointed and the salvation to be provided is absolute, but the decree relative to the persons saved or condemned is made to depend on the acts - belief and repentance in the one case, unbelief and impenitence in the other - of the persons themselves.
- xi., to show how this unbelief of Israel is to be reconciled with the justice and the promises of God.
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