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one; but God is one. Deut. xxxii. 39. See now that I, even I, am he, and there is no God with me. Exod. vii. 10. And he said, Be it according to thy word ; that thor mayest know that there is none like unto the Lord our God.

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John iv. 24. God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth. Luke xxiv, 39. A Spirit hath not flesh and bones, as ye see me have. Heb. xii. 9. Shall we not much rather be in subjection unto the Father of Spirits, and live ? Numb. xvi. 22. And they fell upon their faces, and said, O God, the God of the spirits of all flesh. Acts xvii. 29. We ought not to think that the Godhead is like unto gold, or silver, or stone, graven by art and man's device. John i. 18. No man hath seen God at any time; the only-begotten Son, which is in the bosom of the Father, he hath declared him. Heb. xi. 27. He endured as seeing him who is invisible. 1 Kings viü. 10, 11. And it came to pass, when the priests were come out of the holy place, that the cloud filled the house of the Lord, so that the priests could not stand to minister because of the cloud: for the glory of the Lord had filled the house of the Lord. Gen. xviii. 1, 2. And the Lord appeared unto him in the plains of Mamre: and he sat in the tent-door in the heat of the day : And he lift up his eyes, and looked, and, lo, three men stood by him. Gen. xxxii. 24. 30. And Jacob was left alone; and there wrestled a man with him until the breaking of the day: And Jacob called the name of the place Peniel : for I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved. Exod, iii. 2. 4. And the angel of the Lord appeared unto him in a flame of fire, out of the midst of a bush : and he looked, and behold, the bush burned with fire, and the bush was not consumed. And when the Lord saw that he turned aside to see, God called unto him out of the midst of the bush, and said, Moses, Moses. And he said, Here am I. Gen. xxviii, 10, 12, 13. And

Jacob went out from Beersheba, and went towards Haran. e And he dreamed, and, behold, a ladder set up on the earth,

and the top of it reached to heaven : and, behold, the Giangels of God ascending and descending on it. And, be

hold, the Lord stood above it, and said, I am the Lord God of Abraham thy father, and the God of Isaac.

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Isaiah lvii. 15. For thus saith the high and lofty One that inhabiteth eternity, whose name is Holy; I dwell in the high and holy place, with him also that is of a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the contrite ones. Rev. i. 8. I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the ending, saith the Lord, which is, and which was, and which is to come, the Almighty. Isaiah xxvi. 4. Trust ye in the Lord for ever: for in the Lord Jehovah is everlasting strength. Psalm cii. 27. But thou art the same, and thy years shall have no end. Mal. iii. 6. For I am the Lord I change not. Rom. xi. 36. For of him, and through him, and to him, are all things ; to whom be glory for ever. Amen.

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1 Kings viii. 27. But will God indeed dwell on the earth? Behold, the heaven, and heaven of heavens, cannot contain thee ; how much less this house that I have builded. Jer. xxii, 23, 24. Am I a God ut hand, saith the Lord, and not a God afar off? Can any hide himself in secret places that I shall not see him? saith the Lord. Do not I fill heaven and earth? saith the Lord.' Psalm cxxxix. 7, 8, 9, 10. Whither shall I go from thy Spirit? or whither shall I flee from thy presence? If I ascend up into heaven, thora. art there; if I make my bed in hell, behold, thou art there, If I take the wi of the morning, and dwell in the uttermost parts of the sea; even there shall thy hand lead me, and thy right-hand shall hold me. Isaiah lxvi. 1, 2. Thus saith the Lord, The heaven is my throne, and the earth is my

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footstoot: where is the house that ye build unto me? and where is the place of my rest ? For all those things hath mine hand made, and all those things have been, saith the Lord.

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Dan. vi. 26. I make a decree, That in every dominion of my kingdom, men tremble and fear before the God of Daniel ; for he is the living God, and steadfast for ever, and his kingdom that which shall not be destroyed, and his dominion shall be even unto the end. Acts xiv. 15. We also are men of like passions with you, and preach unto you, that ye should turn from these vanities, unto the living God, which made heaven and earth, and the sea, and all things that are therein. Jer. x. 10. But the Lord is the true God, he is the living God, and an everlasting king: at his wrath the earth shall tremble, and the nations shall not be able to abide his indignation. Rom. i. 23. And changed the glory of the uncorruptible God into an image made like to corruptible man, and to birds, and four-footed beasts, and creeping things. Acts xvii. For in him rue live, and move, and have our being ; as certain also of your own poets have said, For we are also his offspring.

SECTION VIII.

1 John iii. 20. For if our hearts condemn us, God is greater than our hearts, and knoweth all things. 1 Sam. ii. 3. Let not arrogancy come out of your mouth for the Lord is a God of knowledge, and by him actions are weighed. Acts xv. 18. Known unto God are all his works, from the beginning of the world. Prov. xv. 3. The eyes of the Lord are in every place, beholding the evil and the good. Rom. ii. 16. In the day when God shall judge the secrets of men, by Jesus Christ, according to my gospel. Acts i. 24. And they prayed and said, Thou, Lord, which knowest the hearts of all men, shew whether of these two thou hast chosen. Deut. xxix. 29, The secret things belong unto the

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!! Lord our God. Psalm cxxxix. 1, 2. O Lord, thou hast

searched me, and known me. Thou knowest my down-sitting og and mine up-rising ; thou understandest my thoughts afar

off. Psalm xciv. 9, 10. He that planted the ear, shall he not hear? He that formed the eye, shall he not see? He that chastiseth the heathen, shall not he correct? He that teacheth man knowledge, shall not he know? Rom. xi. 33. O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways

past finding out. Dan. ii. 20. Daniel answered and said, il Blessed be the name of God for ever and ever; for wisdom

and might are his. Psalm civ, 24. O Lord, how manifold

are thy works! in wisdom hast thou made them all. # Ephes. i. 8, 9. Wherein he hath abounded toward us in

all wisdom and prudence ; having made known unto us the mystery of his will.

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Psalm lxij. 11. God hatb spoken once; twice have I heard this, that power belongeth unto God. Gen. xvii. 1. The Lord appeared to Abram, and said unto him, I um the Almighty God. Rev. xii. 6. Alleluia; for the Lord God omnipotent reigneth. Matt. xix. 26. With God all things are possible. i Chron. xxix. 12. Both riches and honour come of thee, and thou reignest over all ; and in thine band is power and might, and in thine hand it is to make great, and to give strength unto all. Jer. x. 12. He hath made the earth by his power, he hath established the world by bis wisdom, and hath stretched out the heavens by his discretion. Heb. i. 3. Who being the brightness of his glory, and the express image of his person, and upholding all things by the word of his power, when he had by himself purged our sins, sat down on the right of the Majesty on high

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2 Cor. xi. 31. The God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which is blessed for evermore. Rom. i. 25. Who

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SECTION XI.

Josh. xxiv. 19. Ye cannot serve the Lord : for he is an holy God; he is a jealous God; he will not forgive your transgressions nor your sins. Psalm cxlv. 17. The Lord is righteous in all his ways, and holy in all his works. Isaiah vi. 3. Holy, Holy, Holy is the Lord of hosts ; the whole earth is full of his glory. 1 John iii. 3. And every man that hath this hope in him purifieth himself, even as He is pure. Hab. i. 13. Thou art of purer eyes than to behold evil, and canst not look on iniquity. 1 John i. 5. God is light, and in him is no darkness at all. Psalm Ixxi. 22. I will also praise thee with the psaltery, even thy truth, O my God; unto thee will I sing with the harp, O thou holy One of Israel.

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Psalm lii. 1. Why boastest thou thyself in mischief, mighty man? the goodness of God endureth continually. Zech. ix. 17. For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty! Psalm xxi. 3. For thou preventest him with the blessings of goodness. Psalm xxxiii. 5. He loveth righteousness and judgment: the earth is full of the goodness of the Lord. James i. 17. Every good gift, and every perfect gift, is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning. Exod. xxxiv. 6. And the Lord passed by before him, and proclaimed, The Lord, the Lord God, merciful and gracious, long-suffering, and abundant in goodness and truth. Exod. xxxiii. 19. And he said, I will make all my goodness pass before thee, and I will proclaim the name of the Lord before thee; and will be gracious to. whom I will be gracious, and will shew mercy on whom I will shew mercy. Rom. iii. 24, Being justified freely by

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