A Rescued Madonna

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Congregational Sunday-School and Publishing Society, 1896 - 104 pages

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Page 32 - THE Assyrian came down like the wolf on the fold, And his cohorts were gleaming in purple and gold ; And the sheen of their spears was like stars on the sea, When the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee.
Page 97 - Till the sun grows cold, And the stars are old, And the leaves of the Judgment Book unfold...
Page 79 - I have finished my day's work"; but I cannot say, " I have finished my life " My day's work will begin again the next morning. The tomb is not a blind alley : it is a thoroughfare. It closes on the twilight to open with the dawn.
Page 93 - Lulled in the countless chambers of the brain, Our thoughts are linked by many a hidden chain. Awake but one, and lo, what myriads rise ! * Each stamps its image as the other flies.
Page 79 - What if Earth Be but the shadow of Heaven, and things therein Each to the other like more than on earth is thought...
Page 32 - O LORD of hosts, God of Israel, that dwellest between the cherubims, thou art the God, even thou alone, of all the kingdoms of the earth : thou hast made heaven and earth.

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