The official history and literature of Odd fellowship: the three-link fraternity. Illustrated (Google eBook)

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Henry Leonard Stillson
Fraternity Pub. Co., 1897 - Friendly societies - 896 pages
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Page 861 - And he answering said, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God, with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy strength, and with all thy mind, and thy neighbour as thyself. And he said unto him, Thou hast answered right ; this do, and thou shalt live.
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