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Page 108 - As the marsh-hen secretly builds on the watery sod, Behold I will build me a nest on the greatness of God ; I will fly in the greatness of God as the marshhen flies In the freedom that fills all the space 'twixt the marsh and the skies: By so many roots as the marsh-grass sends in the sod I will heartily lay me a-hold on the greatness of God...
Page 49 - And though this world, with devils filled, Should threaten to undo us, , We will not fear, for God hath willed His truth to triumph through us. The Prince of Darkness grim, We tremble not for him, His rage we can endure, For lo ! his doom is sure, One little word shall fell him.
Page 103 - So, being affectionately desirous of you, we were willing to have imparted unto you, not the gospel of God only, but also our own souls, because ye were dear unto us.
Page 136 - I die: * remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food convenient for me: * lest I be full, and deny thee, and say, "Who is the Lord?" or lest I be poor, and steal, and take the name of my God in vain.
Page 128 - ... no prophecy ever came by the will of man, but men spake from God, being moved by the Holy Ghost.
Page 116 - Legend and annal, war song and psalm, State-roll and biography, the mighty voices of prophets, the parables of Evangelists, stories of mission journeys, of perils by the sea and among the heathen, philosophic arguments, apocalyptic visions, all were flung broadcast over minds unoccupied for the most part by any rival learning.
Page 48 - Fair are the meadows, Fairer still the woodlands, Robed in the blooming garb of spring: Jesus is fairer, Jesus is purer, Who makes the woeful heart to sing.
Page 44 - Let me make the songs of a nation, and I care not who makes its laws.
Page 93 - Except ye become as little children, ye shall in no wise enter into the kingdom of God.