The rich man's duty to contribute liberally to the building, rebuilding, repairing, beautifying, and adorning of churches. [With] The journal of William Dowsing ... parliamentary visitor, appointed ... for demolishing the superstitious pictures and ornaments of churches, &c. within the county of Suffolk in the years 1643, 1644
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Page 118 - And, when he heard of Jesus, he sent unto him the elders of the Jews, beseeching him that he would come and heal his servant.
Page 18 - Verily I say unto you, Wheresoever this Gospel shall be preached throughout the whole world, this also that she hath done shall be spoken of for a memorial of her.
Page 164 - Both riches and honour come of thee, and thou reignest over all; and in thine hand is power and might; and in thine hand it is to make great, and to give strength unto all.
Page 124 - Jerusalem ; and Jesus went into the temple, and began to cast out them that sold and bought in the temple, and overthrew the tables of the moneychangers, and the seats of them that sold doves; And would not suffer that any man should carry any vessel through the temple.
Page 57 - Whereas I have not dwelt in any house since the time that I brought up the children of Israel out of Egypt, even to this day, but have walked in a tent and in a tabernacle.
Page 10 - Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not high-minded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who giveth us richly all things to enjoy ; that they do good, that they be rich in good works, ready to distribute, willing to communicate, laying up in store for themselves a good foundation against the time to come, that they may lay hold on eternal life.
Page 103 - Thus speaketh the Lord of hosts, saying, This people say, The time is not come, the time that the Lord's house should be built.
Page 104 - Ye looked for much, and. lo, it came to little ; and when ye brought it home, I did blow upon it. Why? saith the LORD of hosts. Because of mine house that is waste, and ye run every man unto his own house.
Page 33 - And everjr man, with whom was found blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine linen, and goats' hair, and red skins of rams, and badgers
Page 18 - For ye have the poor with you always, and whensoever ye will, ye may do them good : but me ye have not always.