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The Upper Room

By J.C. Ryle


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   Preface - THE UPPER ROOM Being a Few Truths for the Times JOHN CHARLES RYLE BISHOP OF LIVERPOOL [1880-1900] Preface The volume now in the reader's han ...read
   Chapter 1 - "They Went up Into an Upper Room" - Acts 1:13 WE are told in these simple words what the Apostles did immediately after the Ascension of our Lord Jesus Christ into heaven. Fresh from ...read
   Chapter 2 - "Luke, the Beloved Physician" - Colossians 4:14 THERE are two things in the title of this paper which I shall take for granted, and not dwell on them. One is, that Luke here menti ...read
   Chapter 3 - Simplicity in Preaching - Eccles. 12:12. KING SOLOMON says, in the book of Ecclesiastes, "Of making many books there is no end" (Eccles. 12:12). There are few subjects about ...read
   Chapter 4 - Foundation Truths - 1 Cor. 15:3-4. "I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures; "And ...read
   Chapter 5 - The Good Way - Jer. 6:16. "Thus saith the Lord, Stand ye in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where is the good way, and walk therein, and ye shall fi ...read
   Chapter 6 - "One Blood" - Acts 17:26. THIS is a very short and simple text, and even a child knows the meaning of its words. But simple as it is, it supplies food for much t ...read
   Chapter 7 - "Let Any Man Come" - John 7:37-38. "In the last day, that great day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried, saying, If any man thirst, let him come unto Me, and drink. He ...read
   Chapter 8 - Victory - 1 John 5:4-5. "For whatsoever is born of God overcometh the world: and this is the victory that overcometh the world, even our faith. Who is he tha ...read
   Chapter 9 - Athens - Acts 17:16-17. "Now, while Paul waited for them at Athens, his spirit was stirred in him, when he saw the city wholly given to idolatry." Therefore ...read
   Chapter 10 - Portraits - Acts 26:24-29. "And as he thus spake for himself, Festus said with a loud voice, Paul, thou art beside thyself; much learning doth make thee mad. ...read
   Chapter 11 - "To Whom?" - John 6:68. "Then Simon Peter answered Him, Lord, to whom shall we go? Thou hast the words of eternal life."--John 6:68. THE chapter containing the ...read
   Chapter 12 - Our Profession - Heb. 4:14. "Seeing then that we have a great High Priest, that is passed into the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our profession."- ...read
   Chapter 13 - Many - Matt. 8:11. "Many shall come from the east and west, and shall sit down with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob in the kingdom of heaven."--Matt. 8:11. THE ...read
   Chapter 14 - Without Clouds - 2 Sam. 23:4-5. "He shall be as the light of the morning, when the sun rises, even a morning without clouds; as the tender grass springeth out of th ...read
   Chapter 15 - The Lord's Garden - Canticles 4:12. THE Lord Jesus Christ has a garden. It is the company of all who are true believers in Him. They are His garden. Viewed in one lig ...read
   Chapter 16 - The Duties of Parents - Prov. 22:6. "Train up a child in the way he should go; and when he is old, he will not depart from it."--Prov. 22:6. I SUPPOSE that most professin ...read
   Chapter 17 - The Rights and Duties of Lay Churchmen - Phil. 1:1. "Paul and Timotheus, the servants of Jesus Christ, to all the saints in Christ Jesus which are at Philippi, with the bishops and deacons ...read
   Chapter 18 - Questions About Regeneration - John 3:3; 2 Cor. 5:17 THE paper which begins at this page is intended to supply information to all Churchmen who are puzzled and perplexed about ba ...read
   Chapter 19 - Thoughts For Young Men - Tit. 2:6. WHEN St. Paul wrote his Epistle to Titus about his duty as a minister, he mentioned young men as a class requiring peculiar attention. Af ...read
   Chapter 20 - Questions about the Lord's Supper - THE paper which begins at this page requires a few words of prefatory explanation. It consists of fifty-one questions about the Lord's Supper, with sp ...read
   Chapter 21 - "For Kings" - 1 Thess. 2:1-2. "I exhort, therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men; "For k ...read

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