Memorials of Anna P. Sill, First Principal of Rockford Female Seminary. 1849-1889 (Google eBook)

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Daily Register Electric Print., 1889 - 73 pages
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Page 36 - Let the sweet hope that thou art mine My life and death attend; Thy presence through my journey shine, And crown my journey's end.
Page 37 - Give me a calm, a thankful heart, From every murmur free; The blessings of thy grace impart, And make me live to thee. 3 Let the sweet hope that thou art mine My life and death attend; Thy presence through my journey shine, And crown my journey's end.
Page 71 - Wellington is supposed to have said that the Battle of Waterloo was won on the playing fields of Eton.
Page 41 - For whosoever will save his life shall lose it; but whosoever shall lose his life for my sake and the gospel's, the same shall save it.
Page 43 - And I heard a voice from heaven saying unto me, Write, Blessed are the dead which die in the LORD from henceforth : Tea, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labours ; and their works do follow them.
Page 30 - Lord give them the reward that is promised to those that give a cup of cold water to a disciple, in the name of a disciple, for their kindness to me in this day of adversity.
Page 17 - That our sons may be as plants Grown up in their youth ; That our daughters may be as corner-stones, Polished after the similitude of a palace...
Page 46 - Lord, how manifold are thy works ! In wisdom hast thou made them all : The earth is full of thy riches.
Page 19 - Rockford basically the same mission, to teach girls to "elevate and purify and adorn the home and to teach the great Christian lesson, that the true end of life is not to acquire the most good, whether of happiness or knowledge, but to give oneself fully and worthily for the good of others.
Page 77 - That a copy of these resolutions be placed upon the records of the Association and sent to his family.

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