The mistress of the house, by the author of 'Isa Graeme's world'. (Google eBook)

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Page 233 - Wherefore, if meat make my brother to offend, I will eat no ^ flesh while the world standeth, * lest I make my brother to offend.
Page 28 - A servant with this clause Makes drudgery divine : Who sweeps a room, as for Thy laws, Makes that and the action fine.
Page 245 - The stories are gracefully written : they are marked by good feeling and refined taste, and the moral conveyed by them is unexceptionable.
Page 234 - THOU my soul, bless God the Lord, and all that in me is Be stirred up his holy name , to magnify and bless. 2 Bless, O my soul, the Lord thy God, and not forgetful be Of all his gracious benefits he hath bestow'd on thee.
Page 119 - Have we trials and temptations? Is there trouble anywhere? We should never be discouraged : Take it to the Lord in prayer. Can we find a friend so faithful, Who will all our sorrows share? Jesus knows our every weakness: Take it to the Lord in prayer.
Page 214 - Behold, as the eyes of servants look unto the hand of their masters, and as the eyes of a maiden unto the hand of her mistress; so our eyes wait upon the LORD our God, until that he have mercy upon us.
Page 213 - For all those that be righteous sown is a joyful light, And gladness sown is for all those that are in heart upright. 12 Ye righteous, in the Lord rejoice ; express your thankfulness, When ye into your memory do call his holiness.
Page 114 - twere not in joy to charm me, Were that joy unmixed with Thee. Soul, then know thy full salvation, Rise o'er sin, and fear, and care; Joy to find in every station Something still to do or bear.
Page 213 - For thou, O Lord, art high above all things on earth that are ; Above all other gods thou art exalted very far. 10 Hate ill, all ye that love the Lord :. his saints' souls keepeth he ; And from the hands of wicked men he sets them safe and free.
Page 3 - We have seldom met with a girls' book more to our taste than this charming story. Such a book must naturally have a good effect upon any who read it.

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