Allegories and divers daydreams

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Powers & Bagley, 1841 - History - 68 pages
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Page 37 - During the days of his prosperity, ' when the ear heard him, then it blessed him ; and when the eye saw him it gave witness to him : because he delivered the poor that cried, and the fatherless, and him that had none to help him : the blessing of him that was ready to perish came upon him : and he caused the widow's heart to sing for joy...
Page 35 - For therefore we both labour and suffer reproach, because we trust in the living God, who is the Saviour of all men, specially of those that believe.
Page 61 - Thus saith the Lord, Stand ye in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where is the good way, and walk therein, and ye shall find rest for your souls.
Page 37 - When the ear heard him then it blessed him, and when the eye saw him it gave witness to him : Because he delivered the poor that cried, and the fatherless, and him that had none to help him. The blessing of him that was ready to perish came upon him: and he caused the widow's heart to sing for joy. He put on righteousness and it clothed him : his judgment was as a robe and a diadem.
Page 37 - When the ear heard, then it blessed him; and when the eye saw him, it gave witness to him : because he delivered the poor that cried, and the fatherless, and those that had none to help them. The blessing of them that were ready to perish came upon him ; and he caused the widow's heart to sing for joy.
Page 47 - Wherefore will ye obey the call ? Ye cannot sing the song of praise. Ye cannot hear the pulpit message. Nevertheless, obey the summons. Go one, go all — for haply ye can pray. Pray for yourselves and for your children — for will ye sit down patiently, and become mad ? Ye are feverish with night-watching, and your nerves are not brass. Go therefore to the sanctuary, and pray. To the sanctuary they repair, and they pray. O how fervently they pray. Even for the wolf they pray. " O Lord, it is enough...
Page 45 - Far in the deep, where darkness dwells, The land of horror and despair, — Justice has built a dismal hell, And laid her stores of vengeance there. Eternal plagues and heavy chains, Tormenting racks and fiery coals, — And darts to inflict immortal pains, Dyed in the blood of damned souls.
Page 35 - In the visions of the night, when deep sleep falleth on men, the angel of the Lord appeared to his servant; and when the voice said, "Evangelist, arise!

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