Bertha: A Romance of Easter-tide

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J. Burns, 1884 - 313 pages
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Page 18 - Where loyal hearts, and true, Stand ever in the light, All rapture through and through, In God's most holy sight...
Page 26 - And inasmuch as ye have done it to one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it unto me...
Page 153 - Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheep's clothing but inwardly are ravenous wolves.
Page 20 - Thy beautiful and shining face I see not, though so near ; The sweetness of thy soft, low voice I am too deaf to hear...
Page 69 - He cured the most inveterate diseases ; he made the lame to walk ; he opened the eyes of the blind and the ears of the deaf; he...
Page 20 - How loving must thou be, To leave thy home in heaven to guide A little child like me.
Page 173 - For since by man came death, by man came also the resurrection of the dead. For as in Adam all die, even BO in Christ shall all be made alive.
Page 123 - And is not (according to the vulgar proverb) the receiver as bad as the thief? If, then, any begin to speak evil in thy hearing, check him immediately. Refuse to hear the voice of the charmer, charm he ever so sweetly: let him use ever so soft a manner, so mild an accent, ever so many professions of good-will for him whom he is stabbing in the dark, whom he smiteth under the fifth rib.
Page 103 - ... or whatever authority, knowingly or in ignorance be invalid and worthless from now on. Given in Rome at St. Peter's, under the [seal of the] ring of the fisherman, Dec. 8, on the feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the year 1965, the third year of our pontificate.
Page 293 - ... Master, what shall I do to gain eternal life? He said unto him, What is written in the law? how readest thou? 2 And he answering said, Thou shalt not do unto others as thou wouldst not that they should do unto thee. Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart and all thy soul and all thy mind. Thou shalt do unto others as thou wouldst that others should do unto thee.

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