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Page 72 - Watch and pray, for you know not the day nor the hour when he will again call you to enter into rest.
Page 52 - Partings, claspings, sob, and moan, Midnight waking, twilight weeping, Heavy noontide — all are done ; Where the child has found its mother, Where the mother finds the child ; Where dear families are gathered, That were scattered on the wild, Brother, we shall meet and rest, 'Mid the holy and the blest!
Page 72 - He took me by the hand and led me back to the house where my body lay, and said, " By the command of the Master you must enter your body and again take up the burden of life.
Page 24 - Our laughing and dying heroes answer with a shout of glad defiance. They have no conscious philosophy; but they will do their duty and scorn the consequences. Of religion itself most of them know little; for they were born in the Darwinian Era. But man, despite agnostic and materialist, is and will...