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Page 24 - But it shall come to pass, if thou wilt not hearken unto the voice of the LORD thy God, to observe to do all his commandments and his statutes which I command thee this day; that all these curses shall come upon thee, and overtake thee: Cursed shalt thou be in the city, and cursed shalt thou be in the field.
Page 126 - But unto the wicked God saith, What hast thou to do to declare my statutes, or that thou shouldst take my covenant in thy mouth ? 17 Seeing thou hatest instruction, and casteth my words behind thee.
Page 176 - SCENES FROM THE LIFE OF ST. PAUL, and their Religious Lessons. By the Very Rev. Dr. HOWSON, Dean of Chester. Joint Author of " The Life and Epistles of St. Paul.
Page 172 - The Seven Golden Candlesticks ; or, Sketches of the Seven Churches of Asia. By the Rev. Canon TRISTRAM. Engravings. 6s. bevelled boards, gilt edges. The Circling Year. Illustrated with Coloured Pictures and Wood Engravings from the "Leisure Hour
Page 176 - The Autobiography of a French Protestant, condemned to the Galleys for the sake of his Religion.
Page 173 - This beautiful story exhibits a singularly minute and accurate knowledge of that class, its wants, and its capabilities As a literary effort it will hardly find a rival for nature, simplicity, pathos, and depth of Christian feeling. The writer is doubtless a woman — no man on earth could have composed a page of it.
Page 176 - JOHN NEWTON OF OLNEY AND ST. MARY WOOLNOTH. An Autobiography and Narrative, compiled chiefly from his Diary and other unpublished Documents. By the Rev. JOSIAH BULL, MA Portrait.
Page 171 - Rays from the East; or, Illustrations of the Holy Scripture. Derived principally from the Manners, Customs, Rites, and Antiquities of Eastern Nations. With about 150 fine Engravings. 6s. handsomely bound, gilt edges. ' ' The observations of travellers, the researches of historians, the discoveries of explorers, and the sketches of artists, are brought together in this handsome volume, to illustrate and explain the Book of books.
Page 33 - Nazareth, he would, if he had ventured to speak the truth, have praised Him as a great reformer and a very wise man, far beyond His time and before his contemporaries. Of Christianity he had no definite idea, but would probably have propounded that it was a later corruption of the teachings of Jesus and of very gradual origin. The possibility of real conversion to Christianity he had never seriously considered. He had heard of a merchant who had been baptized, but nobody suspected him of any religion,...