skip to content
Trading and thriving in godliness : the piety of George Swinnock Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Trading and thriving in godliness : the piety of George Swinnock

Author: George Swinnock; J Stephen Yuille
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Reformation Heritage Books, ©2008.
Series: Profiles in reformed spirituality
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Sermons
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George Swinnock; J Stephen Yuille
ISBN: 9781601780416 1601780419
OCLC Number: 221663407
Description: xvi, 213 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm.
Contents: Introduction: The piety of George Swinnock --
The foundation of godliness --
The excellency of the knowledge of God --
God is incomparable in his being, part I --
God is incomparable in his being, part II --
God is incomparable in his attributes --
God is incomparable in his works --
The reasonableness of worship --
The sinfulness of sin --
The door to godliness --
The need for regeneration --
The nature of regeneration --
The effect of regeneration --
The marks of regeneration --
The value of godliness --
Our great end --
Our great weight --
Our great reward --
The pursuit of godliness --
Godliness must have precedency --
Godliness must have industry --
Godliness must have constancy --
The nature of godliness --
What is godliness? --
Godliness in action --
Godliness at play --
Godliness at work --
Godliness as a parent --
Godliness as a child --
Godliness as a spouse --
Godliness in prosperity --
Godliness in adversity --
Godliness in company --
Godliness in solitude --
Godliness on a week day --
Godliness in death --
The means to godliness --
Lay a good foundation in a renewed heart and nature --
Live by faith --
Set God always before your eyes --
Watch over yourself continually --
Think often of your dying day --
Mind a daily performance of sacred duties --
Meditate much upon the day of judgment --
Call yourself to an account --
Avoid the occasions of sin --
Walk humbly with your God --
Suppress sin in the beginning --
Study the knowledge of God --
Labour to get a contented frame of heart --
Take heed of those things that will hinder you --
The motives to godliness --
Consider the vanity of all other exercises --
Consider the brevity of life --
Consider the example of others --
Consider the excellency of this calling --
Conclusion: A call to godliness.
Series Title: Profiles in reformed spirituality
Responsibility: edited and introduced by J. Stephen Yuille ; with a foreword by Anthony N.S. La.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/221663407> # Trading and thriving in godliness : the piety of George Swinnock
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "221663407" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/miu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/133332544#Place/grand_rapids_mich> ; # Grand Rapids, Mich.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85109193> ; # Puritans
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1084357> ; # Puritans
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87003781> ; # Sermons, English--17th century
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1113250> ; # Sermons, English
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BX9315> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/133332544#Event/1600_1699> ; # 1600-1699
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/252.059/e22/> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/106687509> ; # J. Stephen Yuille
   schema:copyrightYear "2008" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/32342769> ; # George Swinnock
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:description "Introduction: The piety of George Swinnock -- The foundation of godliness -- The excellency of the knowledge of God -- God is incomparable in his being, part I -- God is incomparable in his being, part II -- God is incomparable in his attributes -- God is incomparable in his works -- The reasonableness of worship -- The sinfulness of sin -- The door to godliness -- The need for regeneration -- The nature of regeneration -- The effect of regeneration -- The marks of regeneration -- The value of godliness -- Our great end -- Our great weight -- Our great reward -- The pursuit of godliness -- Godliness must have precedency -- Godliness must have industry -- Godliness must have constancy -- The nature of godliness -- What is godliness? -- Godliness in action -- Godliness at play -- Godliness at work -- Godliness as a parent -- Godliness as a child -- Godliness as a spouse -- Godliness in prosperity -- Godliness in adversity -- Godliness in company -- Godliness in solitude -- Godliness on a week day -- Godliness in death -- The means to godliness -- Lay a good foundation in a renewed heart and nature -- Live by faith -- Set God always before your eyes -- Watch over yourself continually -- Think often of your dying day -- Mind a daily performance of sacred duties -- Meditate much upon the day of judgment -- Call yourself to an account -- Avoid the occasions of sin -- Walk humbly with your God -- Suppress sin in the beginning -- Study the knowledge of God -- Labour to get a contented frame of heart -- Take heed of those things that will hinder you -- The motives to godliness -- Consider the vanity of all other exercises -- Consider the brevity of life -- Consider the example of others -- Consider the excellency of this calling -- Conclusion: A call to godliness."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/133332544> ;
   schema:genre "Sermons"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/133332544#Series/profiles_in_reformed_spirituality> ; # Profiles in reformed spirituality
   schema:name "Trading and thriving in godliness : the piety of George Swinnock"@en ;
   schema:productID "221663407" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/221663407#PublicationEvent/grand_rapids_mich_reformation_heritage_books_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/133332544#Agent/reformation_heritage_books> ; # Reformation Heritage Books
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0815/2008013954.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781601780416> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/221663407> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/133332544#Agent/reformation_heritage_books> # Reformation Heritage Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Reformation Heritage Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/133332544#Place/grand_rapids_mich> # Grand Rapids, Mich.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Grand Rapids, Mich." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/133332544#Series/profiles_in_reformed_spirituality> # Profiles in reformed spirituality
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/221663407> ; # Trading and thriving in godliness : the piety of George Swinnock
   schema:name "Profiles in reformed spirituality" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85109193> # Puritans
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Puritans"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87003781> # Sermons, English--17th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sermons, English--17th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1084357> # Puritans
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Puritans"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1113250> # Sermons, English
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sermons, English"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/106687509> # J. Stephen Yuille
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1968" ;
   schema:familyName "Yuille" ;
   schema:givenName "J. Stephen" ;
   schema:name "J. Stephen Yuille" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32342769> # George Swinnock
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1627" ;
   schema:deathDate "1673" ;
   schema:familyName "Swinnock" ;
   schema:givenName "George" ;
   schema:name "George Swinnock" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781601780416>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1601780419" ;
   schema:isbn "9781601780416" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.