The Christian Mother

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B. Brothers, 1880 - Mothers - 256 pages
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Page 178 - And God said unto him, Because thou hast asked this thing, and hast not asked for thyself long life; neither hast asked riches for thyself, nor hast asked the life of thine enemies; but hast asked for thyself understanding to discern judgment; behold, I have done according to thy words...
Page 7 - A woman when she is in travail hath sorrow, because her hour is come : but as soon as she is delivered of the child, she remembereth no more the anguish, for joy that a man is born into the world.
Page 231 - For they who in such manner receive matrimony, as to shut out God from themselves, and from their mind, and to give themselves to their lust, as the horse and mule, which have not understanding, over them the devil hath power.
Page 182 - They brought young children to Him, that He should touch them : and His disciples rebuked those that brought them. But when Jesus saw it, He was much displeased, and said unto them,, Suffer the little children to come unto Me, and forbid them not : for of such is the kingdom of God.
Page 106 - O how beautiful is the chaste generation with glory: for the memory thereof is immortal : because it is known both with God and with men.
Page 125 - I have spoken concerning his house : I will begin, and I will make an end. For I have foretold unto him, that I will judge his house for ever, for iniquity ; because he knew that his sons did wickedly, and did not chastise them.
Page 128 - He that spareth the rod hateth his son ; but he that loveth him chasteneth him betimes.
Page 178 - Because thou hast asked this thing, and hast not asked for thyself long life nor riches, nor the lives of thy enemies, but hast asked for thyself wisdom to discern judgment, behold I have done for thee according to thy words, and have given thee a wise and understanding heart, insomuch that there hath been no one like thee before thee, nor shall arise after thee.
Page 178 - Give therefore to thy servant an understanding heart, to judge thy people, and discern between good and evil.
Page 256 - We give Thee thanks for all Thy benefits, O Almighty God, who livest and reignest forever, and may the souls of the faithful departed through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen.

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