The religious reading-book, by a diocesan inspector (Google eBook)

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Page 153 - But what to those who find ? Ah ! this, Nor tongue nor pen can show, The love of Jesus, what it is, None but his loved ones know.
Page 153 - Jesus, the very thought of Thee With sweetness fills my breast; But sweeter far Thy face to see, And in Thy presence rest...
Page 133 - Two men went up into the temple to pray, the one a pharisee and the other a publican ; the pharisee stood and prayed thus with himself, God, I thank thee, that I am not as other men are, extortioners, unjust, adulterers, or even as this publican ; I fast twice in the week, I give tithes of all that I possess.
Page 4 - COME, O Creator Spirit blest ! And in our souls take up thy rest ; Come, with thy grace and heavenly aid, To fill the hearts which thou hast made. 2 Great...
Page 49 - Keep the sabbath day to sanctify it, as the Lord thy God hath commanded thee. Six days thou shalt labour, and do all thy work: but the seventh day is the sabbath of the Lord thy God: in it thou shalt not do any work, thou, nor thy son, nor thy daughter, nor thy manservant, nor thy maidservant, nor thine ox, nor thine ass, nor any of thy cattle, nor thy stranger that is within thy gates; that thy manservant and thy maidservant may rest as well as thou.
Page 5 - Far from us drive the foe we dread, And grant us Thy true peace instead ; So shall we not, with Thee for guide, Turn from the path of life aside.
Page 83 - And immediately the angel of the Lord smote him, because he gave not God the glory ; and he was eaten of worms, and gave up the ghost.
Page 22 - Faith. 1 firmly believe there is one God ; and that in this one God there are three Persons, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost ; that the Son took to himself the nature of man from the...
Page 148 - JESUS ! my Lord, my God, my all ! How can I love Thee as I ought ? And how revere this wondrous gift, So far surpassing hope or thought ? Sweet Sacrament ! we Thee adore ! Oh, make us love Thee more and more...
Page 12 - To endless ages let us praise The Precious Blood, whose price could raise The world from wrath and sin ; Whose streams our inward thirst appease, And heal the sinner's worst disease, If he but bathe therein.

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