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Page 284 - Holy, holy, holy! though the darkness hide Thee! Though the eye of sinful man Thy glory may not see; Only Thou art holy; there is none beside Thee, Perfect in power, in love and purity. 4 Holy, holy, holy! Lord God Almighty! All Thy works shall praise Thy name, in earth and sky and sea; Holy, holy, holy, merciful and mighty; God in three Persons, blessed Trinity!
Page 7 - Seas upon their lawful occasions ; that the .inhabitants of our land may in peace and quietness serve thee our God ; and that we may return in safety to enjoy the blessings of the land, with the fruits of our labour; and, with a thankful remembrance of thy mercies, to praise and glorify thy holy name, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Page 137 - A poor man that oppresseth the poor is like a sweeping rain which leaveth no food.
Page 182 - Knight Grand Commander of the Most Exalted Order of the Star of India, and Knight Grand Cross of the Most Distinguished Order of St.
Page 73 - If she had known of this, her mind would scarcely have been so much at ease, but what the eye does not see the heart does not grieve for, and so she looked happily and confidently forward to the future.
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Page 344 - SEVENTEEN YEARS IN THE YORUBA COUNTRY. Memorials of Anna Hinderer, wife of the Rev. David Hinderer, CMS Missionary in Western Africa. Gathered from her Journals and Letters. With an Introduction by Archdeacon HONE.
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Page 139 - ... enjoyed by the latter plan would be incomparably greater. Misery, idleness, ignorance, and poverty follow from these laws ; life is wasted in listless inactivity. Such a home is " no true home, but rather a sort of family club, where all the male members of the household take their meals together. Employed or unemployed, active or indolent, he and his may live here and take their share with the rest as long as there is property enough, or employment enough, among them all to keep things going.