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T-Je bare the Sins of many, and maketh lnJ.1X-. lion for the Transgressors.
b hany Man fin, we have an Advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the Righteous; who, being made.an High-Pr1est for ever, and, having anunchangeable Priesthood, is able to save them to the uttermost, that come unto God by him, seeing he ever liveth to make Intercess1on for them. Our Redeemer is strong; he shall throughly piead our Cause.
c No Man cometh unto the Father, but by his Son Jesus, who is gone to prepare a Place for us in his Father's House; and he will come again, and receive us unto himself, that where he is, there we may be also.
Which way the HOLY GHOST contri: butes to our Redemption.
The HOLY GHOST is GOD.
d This is the Eternal Spirit; the Spirit of God, and of Christ; sent down from Heaven, from the Father.
t The Lord, with whom Moses spake, is that Spirit, who is also called the Lord Jehovah.
1 He that lieth to the Holy Ghost, Heth to God.
B What, know you not that your Body is the Temple of the Holy Ghost, which is in you?
» Whosoever speaketh against the Holy Ghost,' it shall not be forgiven him, neither in this World, neither in the World to come. • b Mighty Signs and Wonders were wrought by the Power of the Spirit of God.
c The Spirit searcheth all things, yea, the deep things of God, which no Man knoweth, but the Spirit of God.
The extraordinary Operations of the HOLY GHOST.
d Jesus was conceived of the Holy Ghost: And when he was bapti2ed, the Heavens were opened unto him, and the Spirit of God descended, like a Dove, and lighted upon him; and he was full of the Holy Ghost: and, the Spirit of the Lord being upon him, he preached the Gospel of Peace and Salvation.
c He cast out Devils by the Spirit of God: and, through the Eternal Spirit, he offered himself, without spot, to God.
f After Jesus, through the Holy Ghost, had given Commandments unto the Apostles, whom he had chosen, and was taken up from them into Heaven; he sent them another Comforter, which is the Holy Ghost; even the Spirit of Truth, who was to abide with them for ever, to guide them into all Truth, to teach them all things, to bring all things to their remembrance, whatsoever he had said unto them, and to st1ew them things to come.
aMat. 12. 32. bRom. 15.19. Heb. 2.4. c 1 Cor. a 10, 11. dMat. 1. 21, 20. Mat. 3. 16. Luke 4. 1.
If. 61. 1. Ej,h. 6. 15. Epft. 1. 13. 'Mat. 12. 28.
Jfeb. 9. 14. 'Acts 1. 2, 1 r. John 1 5. 26. John' 14. 15, l&, 17, 1*. John :6. 13. John 14. 26. John 16. 13.
a And the Apostles were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and spake with other Tongues, as the Sp1rit gave them utterance.
b That great Salvation, which at the first began to be spoken by the Lord, was confirmed unto us by them that heard him; God bearing them witness, both with Signs and Wonders, and with divers Miracles, and Gists of the Holy Ghost, according to,his own Will.
°For, to one was giv«n, by the Spirit, the Word of Wisdom, and Knowledge; to another the Gifts of Healing, by the same Spirit; to another the Working of Miracles; to another Prophecy: to another discerning of Spirits; to another divers kinds of Tongues; to another the Interpretation of Tongues: but all these wrought that one and the self-same Spirit, dividing to every Man severally, as he would.
* Prophecy came not, in old time, by the Will of Man; but Holy Men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost.
e The Mystery of Christ, which, in other Ages* was not made known unto the Sons of Men, was, in these last Days, revealed unto his holy Apostles, and Prophets, by the Spirit.
The common Operations of the Spirit, in Believers.
f No Man can fay that Jesus is the Lord, but by the Holy Ghost; and no Man, speaking by the Sp1rit of God, calleth Jesus accursed.
* Acts 2. 4. i Heb. j, , c c
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» There are divers1ties of spiritual Gifts, accord1ng to the manifold Grace of God; which do all contribute t» our Salvation, for the Manifestation of the Spirit is given to every Man to profit withal.
b Where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is Liberty.
c This is that Spirit of Wisdom, by whom the Eyes of our Understandings are enlightned, that we may know what is the Hope of the Calling of God, what the Riches of the Glory of his Inheritance in the Saints.
& We have received the Spirit, which is of God, that we might know the things that are freely given to us of God.
e /* is by the Holy Ghost, which dwelleth in us, that we are enabled to hold fast the Form of found Words, which we have heard, and to keep all these good things which have been committed to us.
1 The Fruit of the Spirit is in all Goodness, Righteousness, and Truth; Love, Joy, Peace, Long-suffering, Gentleness, Faith, Meekness, and Temperance.
g Through the Power of the Holy Ghost we abound in Hope, and are filled with all Joy, and Peace in believing; the Love of God being shed abroad in our Hearts by the Holy Ghost, which is g1ven unto us.
h By the Spirit of God we are strengthned with Might, in the inner Man, and, by this means, are we rooted and grounded in Love.
• 1 Cot. 1I. 4. 1 Pet. 4. Jo. Tit. 2. 11. 1 Cor. 12.7. •-2Cor. 3. 17. «Eph. 1. 17, 18. J1Cor. 2.12. •lTim.1. 14, 13, 14. fEph. ;. 9- Gal. j. 22, 2»•
* Rom. ij. 13. ROm. $- j- * Ej?h. *• >«, 17.
» Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our Infirmitits. For we know not what we should pray for as we ought; but the Spirit it self maketh Intercesfion for us, according to the Will of God.
b We are justified in the Name of the Lord Jesus, and by the Spirit of our God; whereby we are sealed unto the Day of Redemption.
c God giveth the Holy Ghost to them that obey him; and our Souls are purified in obeying the Truth, through the Spirit. For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the Sons of God, being sanctified by the Holy Ghost.
d We are saved by the washing of Regenera* tron, and renewing of the Holy Ghost; which is shed on us abundantly, through Jesus Christ; our Saviour. For except a Man be born again, of Water, and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the Kingdom of God.
t The Wind bloweth where it listeth, and we hear the Sound thereof, but cannot tell whence it cometh, and whither it goeth; so is every one that is born of the Spirit.
1 By one Spirit we are all bapti2ed into one Body: and those that feed the Church of God, are made Overseers over the Flock, by the Holy Ghost.