Tales for a Bible class of girls

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Page 32 - And the tongue is a fire, a world of iniquity: so is the tongue among our members, that it defileth the whole body, and setteth on fire the course of nature; and it is set on fire of hell.
Page 113 - She dwelt among the untrodden ways Beside the springs of Dove, A Maid whom there were none to praise And very few to love : A violet by a mossy stone Half hidden from the eye! Fair as a star, when only one Is shining in the sky.
Page 148 - Tis not the eye of keenest blaze, Nor the quick-swelling breast, That soonest thrills at touch of praise — These do not please him best.
Page 151 - I was made a member of Christ, a child of God, and an inheritor of the kingdom of heaven.
Page 29 - Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word which proceedeth out of the mouth of God...
Page 211 - ... celestial light" — A simple altar by the bed For high Communion meetly spread, Chalice, and plate, and snowy vest. — We ate and drank : then calmly blest, All mourners, one with dying breath, We sate and talk'd of Jesus
Page 27 - ... Much dost thou struggle with my heart, O my soul, and resist my heart ; for since thou art immortal, I consider how it will stand with us before the terrible Judge if we do not repent and make peace together. For if any one saith, ' I love God, but I do not love my brother, it is a lie." And again : ' If ye forgive not your brother his trespasses, neither will your heavenly Father forgive you.
Page 15 - In the name of God the Father, God the Son and God the Holy Ghost I command thee, Catalina Perez, to rise to thy feet, cast away thy useless crutch and walk." The girl, spellbound by the awfulness of the occasion, frightened, staggered to her feet and dropped the crutch. She took a step forward and with a cry of terror fell headlong. Once more...
Page 209 - ... His Path, on Whom we fix our eye, Was never strewn with flowers : How can we think on Calvary, And give one thought to ours ? And was the Cross so soft a bed, The Reed so fair a gem, The Crown of Thorns that wreathed His Head, So bright a diadem ? Oh, who could bear to dwell at ease, Rememb'ring what He bore ! Oh, who would sigh for what might please, When He was tried so sore ? The Cross was borne by all the rest Of His Elected Seed : They clasped it bravely to their breast,— And why should...
Page 151 - Except a man be born of water and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God ;' not of water, without the Spirit; and not of the Spirit without water, but of both.

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