Messenger, Volume 40

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Page 626 - Pomegranate,' which, if cut deep down the middle, Shows a heart within blood-tinctured, of a veined humanity.
Page 626 - Thus spoke the boy so lovely, The while his mother heard, And on his prayer she pondered, But spoke to him no word. That self-same night she dreamed A lovely dream of joy : She thought she saw young Jesus There, playing with the boy. " And for the fruits and flowers Which thou hast brought to me, Rich blessing shall be given A thousand-fold to thee. " For in the fields of heaven Thou shalt roam with me at will...
Page 118 - The Supreme Critic on the errors of the past and the present, and the only prophet of that which must be, is that great nature in which we rest as the earth lies in the soft arms of the atmosphere; that Unity, that Over-Soul, within which every man's particular being is contained and made one with all other...
Page 555 - All things are delivered to me by my Father. And no one knoweth the Son, but the Father: neither doth any one know the Father, but the Son, and he to whom it shall please the Son to reveal him.
Page 558 - The little ones asked for bread, and there was none to break it to them
Page 626 - Thus tenderly and kindly The fair child Jesus spoke ; And, full of careful musings, The anxious mother woke And thus it was accomplished : In a short month and a day, That lovely boy, so gentle, Upon his death-bed lay.
Page 552 - I have given my words in thy mouth : lo I have set thee this day over the nations, and over kingdoms, to root up, and to pull down, and to waste, and to destroy, and to build and to plant, saith the Lord Almighty.
Page 626 - When the red, round sun descended 'mid clouds of crimson light, Again the boy was playing, and earnestly said he, " O beautiful Child Jesus ! come down and play with me. I will find Thee flowers the fairest and weave for Thee a crown, I will get Thee ripe, red strawberries if Thou wilt but come down, O holy, holy Mother ! put Him down from off thy knee, For in these silent meadows there are none to play with me.
Page 556 - Christian, that is, to form Christ Himself in those regenerated by Baptism, according to the emphatic expression of the Apostle: "My little children, of whom I am in labor again, until Christ be formed in you
Page 326 - founded on fact," elaborated with the art of a practised romancer, in which assertion and inference, unsupported by evidence or contradictory to it, often take the place of correct statement.

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