Those who obeyed were regarded by their congregations as backsliders and self-seekers.
And if they had seen it, it is quite likely they would have joined the backsliders at that instant.
Mr. Tidditt's scornful comments concerning "white feathers" and "backsliders" had no effect.
Here the backsliders most do congregate, and here are located rookeries devoted to their temporary lodgment.
He was severely just in administering the duties of his responsible office, and was both respected and feared by all backsliders.
They are backsliders on their knees long before they backslide openly in the eyes of the world.
If it seem strange to any, it will not, I hope, seem more strange than convincing to backsliders.
Many professed conversion, and a number of backsliders were reclaimed.
Backsliders in judgment, do sometimes fall by slow degrees, and sometimes suddenly at once.
Is not the example of backsliders very terrible, which God hath set up for the warning of his servants, as monuments of his wrath?