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Narrative of a Tour Taken in the Year 1667, to la Grande Chartreuse and Alet ...
Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck
No preview available - 2012
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Page 5 - As the hart panteth after the water-brooks, so panteth my soul after thee, O God. My soul thirsteth for God, for the living God : when shall I come and appear before God...
Page v - God is no respecter of persons, but in every nation he that feareth God and worketh righteousness is accepted of Him.
Page 96 - Paul, to count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Jesus Christ.
Page 43 - ... Both the creeds and statutes may be made as follows : — First, they may be made by men who are far before the people, men who get sight of truths and duties in advance of mankind. Then these men set to mankind a hard lesson, but one which is profitable for instruction, for doctrine, for reproof, that the man of God may be thoroughly furnished to every good work.
Page 265 - A Dictionary of Chemistry and Mineralogy with an account of the processes employed in many of the most important chemical manufactures...
Page 258 - ... washing, transcribing manuscripts, and book-binding. " The king was much struck with their silence and recollection. He, however, asked the abbot if he did not think they laboured too hard. M. de Ranee replied, ' Sire, that which would be hard to those who seek pleasure is easy to those who practise penitence.
Page 120 - The Lord bless and keep you : the Lord make the light of his countenance to shine for ever upon you, and be gracious unto you : the Lord protect you in all your ways, preserve you from every evil thing, and prosper you in every thing good.
Page 265 - Fuci; or Coloured Figures and Descriptions of the Plants referred by Botanists to the Genus Fucus.