Necessity & contrivance; or, Food, clothing, and shelter, by the author of 'Way-side fragments'.

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Page 13 - Therefore hath the curse devoured the earth, and they that dwell therein are desolate : therefore the inhabitants of the earth are burned, and few men left.
Page 90 - This spotless robe the same appears, When ruin'd nature sinks in years ; No age can change its glorious hue, The robe of Christ is ever new. 6 O ! let the dead now hear thy voice ; Now bid thy banish'd ones rejoice : Their beauty this, their glorious dress, Jesus, the Lord, our righteousness.
Page 123 - Lord, how manifold are thy works! in wisdom hast thou made them all: the earth is full of thy riches.
Page 90 - JESUS, thy Blood and Righteousness My beauty are, my glorious dress ; 'Midst flaming worlds, in these arrayed, With joy shall I lift up my head.
Page 225 - And Adah bare Jabal: he was the father of such as dwell in tents, and of such as have cattle. And his brother's name was Jubal: he was the father of all such as handle the harp and organ.
Page 204 - COME, ye sinners, poor and wretched, Weak and wounded, sick and sore ! Jesus ready stands to save you, Full of pity joined with power. He is able ; He is willing: doubt no more.
Page 232 - Lord says, he that knew not his lord's will shall be beaten with few stripes; but he that knew it, and did it not, shall be beaten with many stripes.
Page 166 - THOU Keeper of a lovely flock, Thyself far lovelier still, Beneath the over-shadowing rock Thy sheep are safe from ill. 2 There thou at noon dost make them rest, Screen'd from the burning sky ; Nor dares the wolf, with hunger prest, Approach when thou art nigh. 3 Once for his flock the Shepherd died ; But now he lives again : For all their wants will he provide, And ease their ev'ry pain.
Page 234 - THE ENGLISH PEASANT GIRL. Engravings. 18mo. Is. 6d. cloth boards; 2s. extra cloth boards, gilt edges.
Page 40 - ... the middle of the day, when the sun is at its hottest, and do their work in the cooler hours of the early morning and late afternoon.

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