The Chinese Repository, Volume 11 (Google eBook)

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proprietors., 1842 - China
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Page 411 - For when the Gentiles, which have not the law, do by nature the things contained in the law, these, having not the law, are a law unto themselves. Which show the work of the law written in their hearts, their conscience also bearing witness, and their thoughts the meanwhile accusing, or else excusing one another), in the day when God shall judge the secrets of men by Jesus Christ according to my gospel.
Page 51 - But if a man live many years, and rejoice in them all; yet let him remember the days of darkness, for they shall be many.
Page i - In compliance with current copyright law, UC Library Bindery produced this replacement volume on paper that meets the ANSI Standard Z39.481984 to replace the irreparably deteriorated original.
Page 339 - Euclid's, and show by construction that its truth was known to us ; to demonstrate, for example, that the angles at the base of an isosceles triangle are equal...
Page 412 - ... backbiters, haters of God, despiteful, proud, boasters, inventors of evil things, disobedient to parents, without understanding, covenant-breakers, without natural affection, implacable, unmerciful ; who knowing the judgment of God, that they which commit such things are worthy of death, not only do the same, but have pleasure in them that do them.
Page 265 - Her Majesty's Government cannot interfere for the purpose of enabling British subjects to violate the laws of the country to which they trade. Any loss, therefore, which such persons may suffer in consequence of the more effectual execution of the Chinese laws on this subject, must be borne by the parties who have brought that loss on themselves by their own acts.
Page 510 - Under the canopy of heaven, and within the circumference of the earth, many are the different countries : of the multitude of these, not one is there that is not ruled by the supreme heavenly Father, nor are there any that are not SB brethren of one family. Being then of one family, very plain is it that they should hold friendly and brotherly intercourse together, and not boast themselves one above another.
Page 514 - Shanghai to be thrown open to British merchants, consular officers to be appointed to reside at them, and regular and just tariffs of import and export (as well as inland transit) duties to be established and published.
Page 51 - Truly the light is sweet, and a pleasant thing it is for the eyes to behold the sun...
Page 348 - Chinese soldiers succeeded in dispersing the mob, while the criminal was executed at one of the usual places. " All these desperate hazards " (the despatch observes) " were incurred for the scrambling and comparatively insignificant gains of a few reckless individuals, unquestionably founding their conduct upon the belief that they were exempt from operation of all law, British or Chinese...

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