Life of Jeremy Belknap, D. D.: The Historian of New Hampshire : with Selections from His Correspondence and Other Writings

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Harper and brothers, 1847 - 253 pages

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Page 80 - The instruments also of the churl are evil: He deviseth wicked devices To destroy the poor with lying words, Even when the needy speaketh right. But the liberal deviseth liberal things; And by liberal things shall he stand.
Page 12 - Well done, good and faithful servant, enter into the joy of thy Lord...
Page 239 - Zerubbabel, saith the LORD ; and be strong, O Joshua, son of Josedech, the high priest ; and be strong, all ye people of the land, saith the LORD, and work : for I am with you, saith the LORD of hosts...
Page 39 - Cease ye from man, whose breath is in his nostrils : for wherein is he to be accounted of?
Page 38 - Let not him that girdeth on his harness boast himself as he that putteth it off.
Page 242 - When faith and patience, hope and love, \Iave made us meet for heaven above, How blest the privilege to rise Snatched in a moment to the skies! Unconscious, to resign our breath, Nor taste the bitterness of death.
Page 77 - Remember them that are in bonds, as bound with them; and them which suffer adversity, as being yourselves also in the body.
Page 94 - a perfect original, a good scholar and soldier, and an odd genius, full of fire and passion, and but little good manners ; a great sloven, wretchedly profane, and a great admirer of dogs, of which he had two at dinner with him.
Page 68 - will bring forth his righteousness as the light, and his judgment as the noon day.
Page 221 - The righteous also shall hold on his way, and he that hath clean hands shall be stronger and stronger.

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