|Statement||by W.R. Gordon.|
|LC Classifications||E457.8 .G66|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||24 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||24|
|LC Control Number||12004916|
Get this from a library! The sin of reviling, and its work: a funeral sermon, occasioned by the assassination of President Lincoln, April 14th, [William R Gordon]. 19th page of W. R. Gordon's The Sin of Reviling, and Its Work. Thy task is done; the bond are free; We bear thee to an honored grave, Whose proudest monument shall be The broken fetters of the slave. Pure was thy life; its bloody close Hath placed thee with the sons of light, Among the noble hosts of those Who perished in the cause of : W. R. Gordon. Reviling makes us bitter, hateful and progressively more corrupt. It ricochets off its intended target and rebounds upon us, upon our family and upon those around us. In the movie musical, South Pacific, the protagonists all sing a song entitled, “You’ve Got to Be Taught to Hate.” Hatred does not come naturally to . Therefore reviling or railing is not a mortal sin, by reason of its genus. On the contrary, Nothing but mortal sin deserves the eternal punishment of hell. Now railing or reviling deserves the punishment of hell, according to Matthew , "Whosoever shall say to his brother Thou fool, shall be in danger of hell fire." Therefore railing.
Reviling is usually listed with sins we would consider greater, such as homosexuality and theft (1 Corinthians –10; 2 Timothy –3). Paul lists revilers among the sexually immoral and drunkards in 1 Corinthians , and he instructs the church to have nothing to do with such people if they claim to be Christians. The church must confront the sin of reviling using proper biblical (Matthew 18) and church government process (for example, a church’s constitution or book of church order). If the reviler refuses to change, he requires church discipline even to the point of excommunication. If excommunicated, he is then dealt with as an unbeliever and the. Question: "What are revellings in the Bible?" Answer: The word revellings (“noisy partying” or “carousing”) is found in two places in the King James Version of the Bible. Galatians –21 includes revellings in the list of the works of the flesh. First Peter mentions revellings as part of the lifestyle of “pagans,” meaning those who do not know God and who live as though He. Exodus ESV / 7 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. And God spoke all these words, saying, “I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery. “You shall have no other gods before me. “You shall not make for yourself a carved image, or any likeness of anything that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the.
because thy heart is tender, and thou art humbled because of Jehovah, in thy hearing that which I have spoken against this place, and against its inhabitants, to be for a desolation, and for a reviling, and dost rend thy garments, and weep before Me -- I also have heard -- the affirmation of Jehovah The Sin of Reviling, and Its Work: A Funeral Sermon, Occasioned by the Assassination of President Lincoln, April 14th, (Classic Reprint) [William Robert Gordon] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Excerpt from The Sin of Reviling, and Its Work: A Funeral Sermon, Occasioned by the Assassination of President Lincoln. reviling definition: 1. present participle of revile 2. to criticize someone strongly, or say unpleasant things to or. Learn more. The sin of reviling, and its work: a funeral sermon, occasioned by the assassination of President Lincoln, April 14th, Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.