Antidote to deism. The deist unmasked; or, An ample refutation of all the objections of Thomas Paine against the Christian religion, as contained in a pamphlet intitled The age of reason. To which is prefixed, Remarks on Boulanger's Christianity unveiled and is annexed a short method with the deists, by C. Leslie
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Página 160 - Gather the people together, men, and women, and children, and thy stranger that is within thy gates, that they may hear, and that they may learn, and fear the Lord your God...
Página 27 - I will confess to you that the majesty of the Scriptures strikes me with admiration, as the purity of the Gospel hath its influence on my heart. Peruse the works of our philosophers, with all their pomp of diction ; how mean, how contemptible are they, compared with the...
Página 143 - Hark ! a glad voice the lonely desert cheers ; Prepare the way ! a God, a God appears : A God, a God ! the vocal hills reply, The rocks proclaim the approaching Deity.
Página 199 - The preservation of the Jews is really one of the most signal and illustrious acts of divine providence. They are dispersed among all nations, and yet they are not confounded with any. The drops of rain which fall, nay, the great rivers which flow into the ocean, are soon mingled and lost in that immense body of waters : and the same in all human probability would have been the fate of the Jews, they would have been mingled and lost in the common mass of mankind ; but on the contrary they flow into...
Página 275 - ... a little lower than the angels, and crowned with glory and honour everlasting.
Página 160 - And it shall be, when he sitteth upon the throne of his kingdom, that he shall write him a copy of this law in a book out of that which is before the priests the Levites : and it shall be with him, and he shall read therein all the days of his life : that he may learn to fear the Lord his God, to keep all the words of this law and these statutes, to do them...
Página 51 - And I will put enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy feed and her feed ; it fhall bruife thy head, and thou fhalt bruife his heel.
Página 28 - What pre-possession, what blindness must it be to compare the son of Sophronicus to the son of Mary ! What an infinite disproportion there is between them ? Socrates dying without pain or ignominy, easily supported his character to the last ; and if his death, however easy, had not crowned his life, it might have been doubted whether Socrates, with all his wisdom, was any thing more than a vain sophist.
Página 58 - ... me that I took my petition as granted, and that I had the sign I demanded, whereupon also I resolved to print my book.