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Page 126 - Skin for skin, yea, all that a man hath will he give for his life. But put forth thine hand now, and touch his bone and his flesh,
Page 191 - unto all them that call upon him, to all that call upon him in truth. He will fulfil the desire of them
Page 132 - Blest are the men whose feelings move, And melt with sympathy and love : From Christ the Lord shall they obtain Like sympathy and love again.
Page 64 - Confidence in an unfaithful man in time of trouble is like a broken tooth, and a foot out of joint.
Page 22 - of the object of their hatred. Hence it is said, in the common adage, ' A man does not know the wickedness of his son; he does not know the richness of his growing corn.
Page 109 - I walked about on the shore, lifting up my hands; and my whole being, as I may say, wrapped up in
Page 142 - I will instruct thee and teach thee in the way which thou shalt
Page 30 - incapable of advancement. After a century of contact with the Japanese, they have learned no arts, adopted no improvements. The hunter to-day shoots the bear with poisoned arrow from a bow as primitive as early man himself, although the Japanese are famous for their archery and weapons.
Page 202 - for cemeteries. In the middle is a temple, where the priests alone have a right to enter. They contain several idols of wood, rudely sculptured. At the feet of these images are deposited and left to putrify the offerings of the people, consisting of dogs, pigs, fowls, vegetables,