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Brief Sketch of the Life and Character of Mrs. Elizabeth Adams (Classic Reprint)
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Page 20 - The wonders of his grace.' 246. CM Anon. Farewell. E fleeting charms of earth, farewell? Your springs of joy are dry ; My soul now seeks another home.... A brighter world on high.
Page 20 - And ev'ry scene of woe. 4 No more shall sin disturb my breast— My God shall frown no more ; The streams of love divine shall yield Transports unknown before. 5 Fly, then, ye interposing days — Lord, send thy summons down ; The hand that strikes me to the dust, Shall raise me to a crown.
Page 21 - Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord ; yea saith the Spirit, for they rest from their labours, and their works do follow them.
Page 11 - ... the ransomed of the Lord, with songs and everlasting joy upon their heads.
Page 6 - Now, no chastening for the present seemeih to be joyous, but grievous: nevertheless afterward it yieldeth the peaceable fruit of righteousness unto them which, are exercised thereby. Wherefore lift up the hands which hang down, and the feeble knees.
Page 3 - So natural are these alleviations of the cup of sorrow, drunk by those who have been called to part with near and dear friends...