The Institutions of Popular Education: An Essay: to which the Manchester Prize War Adjudged

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J. Y. Knight, 1846 - Всего страниц: 353
 

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Стр. 256 - For he established a testimony in Jacob, and appointed a law in Israel, which he commanded our fathers, that they should make them known to their children: That the generation to come might know them, even the children which should be born; who should arise and declare them to their children : That they might set their hope in God, and not forget the works of God, but keep his commandments...
Стр. 341 - Enter not into the path of the wicked, and go not in the way of evil men. Avoid it, pass not by it, turn from it, and pass away.
Стр. 275 - For if there be first a willing mind, it is accepted according to that a man hath, and not according to that he hath not.
Стр. 297 - Orpheus's theatre, where all beasts and birds assembled, and, forgetting their several appetites, some of prey, some of game, some of quarrel, stood all sociably together listening to the airs and accords of the harp ; the sound whereof no sooner ceased, or was drowned by some louder noise, but every beast returned to his own nature : wherein is aptly described the nature and condition of men, who are full of savage and unreclaimed desires of profit, of lust, of revenge ; which as long as they give...
Стр. 11 - She riseth also while it is yet night, and giveth meat to her household, and a portion to her maidens.
Стр. 15 - In the transgression of an evil man there is a snare; but the righteous doth sing and rejoice. 7: The righteous considereth the cause of the poor; but the wicked regardeth not to know it.
Стр. 73 - For thou, LORD, hast made me glad through thy work: I will triumph in the works of thy hands.
Стр. 311 - Where low-browed baseness wafts perfume to pride. No: — men, high-minded men, With powers as far above dull brutes endued In forest, brake, or den, As beasts excel cold rocks and brambles rude, — Men who their duties know, But know their rights, and, knowing, dare maintain; Prevent the long-aimed blow, And crush the tyrant while they rend the chain: — These constitute a State; And sovereign Law, that State's collected will, O'er thrones and globes elate Sits empress, crowning good, repressing...
Стр. xi - Lo, children are an heritage of the Lord: and the fruit of the womb is his reward. As arrows are in the hand of a mighty man; so are children of the youth. Happy is the man that hath his quiver full of them: they shall not be ashamed, but they shall speak with the enemies in the gate.
Стр. 224 - And if it seem evil unto you to serve the Lord, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell : but as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.

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