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Page 259 - Wherefore, brethren, look ye out among you seven men of honest report, full of the Holy Ghost, and wisdom, whom we may appoint over this business.
Page 119 - So build we up the being that we are; Thus deeply drinking in the soul of things, We shall be wise perforce ; and while inspired By choice, and conscious that the will is free, Unswerving shall we move, as if impelled.
Page 242 - Canada until the union of the provinces of Upper and Lower Canada in 1841. It is, however, largely influenced by French Canadian ideas and is in no sense Canadian in the large sense of the word, which should include all nationalities and interests. It gives a clear account of the government under the French regime and a very favorable review of the effort of...
Page 111 - Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of other men, Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge, a rude unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which wisdom builds, Till smoothed and squared and fitted to its place, Does but encumber whom it seems to enrich.
Page 261 - What then is Apollos? and what is Paul? Ministers through whom ye believed ; and each as the Lord gave to him. I planted, Apollos watered ; but God gave the increase.
Page 143 - I came, with friendship's face, to glad my heart. But sad and sorrowful my steps depart ! In my friend's stead— a spot of earth was shown. And on his grave my woe-struck eyes were thrown : No more to their distracted sight remained. But the cold clay that all they lov'd contained. And there his last and narrow bed was made. And the drear tombstone for its covering laid.
Page 421 - States, formed in the previous year, and the constitution provided that its main object should be 'to unite all persons engaged or interested in library work, for the purpose of promoting the best possible administration of existing libraries and the formation of new ones where desirable. It shall also aim at the encouragement of bibliographical research.
Page 236 - ... of such persons as aforesaid then present shall determine that this Act ought to be adopted for the borough, the same shall thenceforth take effect and come into operation in such borough, and shall be carried into execution in accordance with the laws for the time being in force relating to the municipal corporation of such borough...
Page 258 - Persecuted him that was born after the spirit to remain even so it is now." — Gal. iv. 29. This typographical error, which was perpetuated in the first 8vo Bible printed for the Bible Society, takes its chief importance from the curious circumstances under which it arose. A...