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" For I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart, and to be with Christ ; which is far better: Nevertheless to abide in the flesh is more needful for you. "
Evangelical Magazine and Missionary Chronicle - Page 228
1826
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The Works of William Paley, D.D.: Horę Paulinę: the young Christian ...

William Paley - 1812
...by telling us, " that he dwelt there two whole years in his own hired house." No. VI. Chap. i. 23. " For I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart, and to be with Christ ; which is far better." With this compare 2 Cor. chap. v. 8. " We are confident and...
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An Illustration of the Doctrines of the Christian Religion, with ..., Volume 1

Thomas Boston - 1812
...state. And certain it is that the apostle Paul had no <uc h thought, when he said, Phil. i. 23. ' 1 am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart, and to be with Christ; which is far better.' If his soul was to sleep and doze in indolence and inactivity...
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Lectures on the Catechism of the Protestant Episcopal Church: With ...

William White - 1813 - 506 pages
...rather to he absent from the body and present with the Lord;" and again, the following passage — " I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart...far better; nevertheless to abide in the flesh is more needful for you."t These places are permitted to stand, with guards against the obvious senses...
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Sermons Translated from the Original French of the Late Rev. James Saurin ...

Jacques Saurin, Robert Robinson - 1813
...most advantageous for him, and a wish to live, which seems most beneficial to his family. He says, / am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart,...far better ; nevertheless to abide in the flesh is more needful for you, Phil. i. 23, 24. We are terrified at that crowd of dangers, in which we teave...
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The Works of the Rev. Isaac Watts D.D. in Nine Volumes, Volume 7

Isaac Watts - 1813
...there were some particular scriptures that excluded them from it. VI. Phil. i. 28. 24. For lam in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart, and...far better : Nevertheless, to abide in the flesh, is more needful for you. When the apostle speaks here of his abiding in the flesh, and hi* departing from...
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The Confession of Faith, the Larger and Shorter Catechisms, with the ...

1813 - 542 pages
...I say, and willing rather to be absent from the body, and to be present with the Lord. Phil. i. 23. For I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart, and to be with Christ j which is far better. Compared vilth Acts iii. 21. Whom the heaven must receive until...
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The Duties, Advantages, Pleasures, and Sorrows of the Marriage State

John Ovington - 1813 - 138 pages
...faith, it is soon, and easily put into such a state of equilibrium, as the Apostle felt, when he said, ' I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart and be with Christ, which is far better.' When such feelings are enjoyed by both husband and wife,...
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Fletcher's Appeal to Matter of Fact & Common Sense: Or a Rational ...

John Kingston - 1814 - 460 pages
...that occasion from those pertinent words of St. Paul : What I shall choose, I wot not. For lam in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart and...which is far better : nevertheless, to abide in the Jlesh is more needful for you. In the course of this sermon he adverted, in the most pathetic terms,...
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The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ: With an Introduction ...

1814 - 13 pages
...labour; yet what I shall ehoose I wot not.6 21 For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain. 23 For I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart, and to be with Christ, whieh is far better : 24 Nevertheless, to abide in the flesh is more needful for yon....
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Essays Moral and Entertaining: On the Various Faculties and Passions of the ...

Edward Hyde (1st earl of Clarendon.), Edward Hyde Earl of Clarendon - 1815
...there again, with the consideration of the good he might do by living and continuing in this world; " I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart...far better: nevertheless, to abide in the flesh is more needful for you," Phil. i. 23, 2.t. He knew well his own place there which was reserved for him,...
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