Whether Martyrdom is an Act of the Greatest Perfection?
... says (Moral. xxxv) that "obedience is preferable to all sacrifices." Therefore
martyrdom is not an act of the greatest perfection. ...
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Concerning Macedonius, Theodulus, Gratian, Busiris, Basil, and ...
... doctrines, and to refrain from defiling themselves with pagan sacrifices and libations. ...
the manly endurance of this anguish he received the crown of martyrdom. ...
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Epistle Lv. To the People of Thibaris, Exhorting to Martyrdom.
... The nativity of Christ witnessed at once the martyrdom of infants, so that they ... of
the Spirit, that it may bravely reject the deadly sacrifices; that, mindful ...
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Acts and Martyrdom of the Holy Apostle Andrew.
... unless thou hast come to grant me this, that thou offer sacrifices to the ... ye also
keep silence, quietness, and peace; and hinder not my martyrdom, but rather ...
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Martyrdom of Habib the Deacon.
... And Licinius the emperor commanded that there should be sacrifices and libations,
and that ... should be brought in to him and be crowned with martyrdom because of ...
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Acts and Martyrdom of St. Matthew the Apostle.
... Acts and Martyrdom of St. ... and they shall no longer eat unclean things; and there
shall be to them fire in superabundance, preparing the sacrifices for offerings ...
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Whether the Offering of Sacrifice is a Special Act of virtue?
... fasting belongs to abstinence, by continence belongs to chastity, by martyrdom belongs
to ... forget to do good and to impart, for by such sacrifices God's favor ...
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Letter xvii. --Confidence in God.
... There could be nothing more salutary for some souls than this kind of martyrdom.
You say that some sort of sacrifices lead to God while others do not, but ...
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She, on the Prohibition of Ambrose, Abstains from Honouring the ...
... c. 3). Many extravagant things were said about the glory of martyrdom, with the ... we
do not build temples, and ordain priests, rites, and sacrifices for these ...
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Epistle Liii. To Cornelius, Concerning Granting Peace to the ...
... to martyrs, so that we, as priests, who daily celebrate the sacrifices of God ... therefore,
to be denied to those who are about to endure martyrdom, because there ...
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Torrey's Topical TextbookPhilippians 2:7
But made himself of no reputation, and took on him the form of a servant, and was made in the likeness of men:Torrey's Topical Textbook
2 Timothy 4:6
For I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand.
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Sacrifices and Hardship
Sacrifices for Public Use often Provided by the State
Sacrifices of Praise
Sacrifices of Self-Denial
Sacrifices were Accepted when offered in Sincerity and Faith
Sacrifices were Bound to the Horns of the Altar
Sacrifices were offered by the Patriarchs
Sacrifices were offered for Individuals
Sacrifices were offered for the Whole Nation
Sacrifices were offered in Faith of a Coming Saviour
Sacrifices were offered: After the Departure of Israel from Egypt
Sacrifices were offered: At all the Feasts
Sacrifices were offered: Daily
Sacrifices were offered: from the Earliest Age
Sacrifices were offered: Monthly
Sacrifices were offered: Under the Mosaic Age
Sacrifices were offered: Weekly
Sacrifices were offered: Yearly
Sacrifices were Salted With Salt
Sacrifices were Typical of Christ's Sacrifice
Sacrifices without Obedience, Worthless
Sacrifices: "Calves of the Lips" Signifying Praise
Sacrifices: A Broken Spirit
Sacrifices: Always offered Upon Altars
Sacrifices: Consisted of Clean Animals or Bloody Sacrifices
Sacrifices: Consisted of The Fruits of the Earth or Sacrifices Without Blood
Sacrifices: Could not Take Away Sin
Sacrifices: Different Kinds of Burnt offering Wholly Consumed by Fire
Sacrifices: Different Kinds of Peace offering
Sacrifices: Different Kinds of Sin offering for Sins of Ignorance
Sacrifices: Different Kinds of Trespass offering for Intentional Sins
Sacrifices: Divine Institution of
Sacrifices: Fat of, not to Remain Until Morning
Sacrifices: Generally the Best of Their Kind
Sacrifices: Imparted a Legal Purification
Sacrifices: No Leaven offered With, Except For
Sacrifices: Offered to False Gods, are offered to Devils
Sacrifices: Often Consumed by Fire from Heaven
Sacrifices: On Great Occasions, Very Numerous
Sacrifices: Required to be Perfect and Without Blemish
Sacrifices: The Covenants of God Confirmed By
Sacrifices: The Jews: Condemned for Bringing Defective and Blemished
Sacrifices: The Jews: Condemned for not offering
Sacrifices: The Jews: Condemned for not Treating With Respect
Sacrifices: The Jews: Condemned for offering, to Idols
Sacrifices: The Jews: Unaccepted In, on Account of Sin
Sacrifices: The offering of, an Acknowledgment of Sin
Sacrifices: The Priests: Appointed to offer
Sacrifices: The Priests: had a Portion of, and Lived By
Sacrifices: To be Brought to the Place Appointed by God
Sacrifices: To be offered to God Alone
Sacrifices: when Bloody, Accompanied With Meat and Drink offering
Sacrifices: when offered to God, an Acknowledgement of his Being The
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