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Page 150 - Therefore, behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that they shall no more say, The LORD liveth, which brought up the children of Israel out of the land of Egypt ; but, The LORD liveth, which brought up and which led the seed of the house of Israel out of the north country, and from all countries whither I had driven them ; and they shall dwell in their own land.
Page 53 - By the multitude of my chariots am I come up to the height of the mountains, to the sides of Lebanon ; and I will cut down the tall cedars thereof, and the choice fir trees thereof : and I will enter into the height of his border, and the forest of his Carmel.
Page 345 - As cold waters to a thirsty soul, so is good news from a far country.
Page 100 - And they said, Some say that thou art John the Baptist : some, Elias ; and others, Jeremias, or one of the prophets.
Page 155 - ... passed up the street exactly at eleven, AM I could sit with my back to the window, and recognize every boy who cried the " Times " by his voice. I felt sorry when the boy with half a hat had caught cold, or the boy in the superabundant boots had overtasked his lungs to the blasting of his prospects for the rest of the day. I felt as if I had a kind of ownership and constabledom over them. I surmised from the expressions of their countenances those who were playing truant, or whose mothers were...
Page 254 - He had made all possible arrangements for his successor, and for the work to be done. He desired that on his tomb should be engraven merely the words, " Here lies Henry Lawrence, who tried to do his duty.