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The Child and the Bishop: Together with Certain Memorabilia of the Rt. REV ...
William Wilberforc Newton
No preview available - 2019
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Page 13 - Suffer the little children to come unto me, and forbid them not : for of such is the kingdom of God. Verily I say unto you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, he shall not enter therein. And he took them up in his arms, put his hands upon them, and blessed them.
Page 13 - And 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 77 - GOOD, to forgive ; Best, to forget ! Living, we fret; Dying, we live. Fretless and free, Soul, clap thy pinion ! Earth have dominion, Body, o'er thee...
Page 43 - The light of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light. But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness. If, therefore, the light that is in thee be darkness, how great is that darkness!
Page 34 - Heaven lies about us in our infancy! Shades of the prison-house begin to close Upon the growing boy, But he beholds the light, and whence it flows, He sees it in his joy; The youth, who daily farther from the east Must travel, still is Nature's priest, And by the vision splendid Is on his way attended; At length the man perceives it die away, And fade into the light of common day.
Page 81 - And now I have told you before it come to pass, that, when it is come to pass, ye might believe.
Page 76 - Thy voice is on the rolling air; I hear thee where the waters run; Thou standest in the rising sun, And in the setting thou art fair. What art thou then? I cannot guess; But tho...
Page 38 - States and easier conditions with words and theories ; and both his moral convictions and his intellectual opinions gathered from that contact a supreme degree of that character by which men knew him, that character which is the most distinctive possession of the best American nature, that almost indescribable quality which we call in general clearness or truth, and which appears in the physical structure as health, in the moral constitution as honesty, in the mental structure as sagacity, and in...
Page 49 - BROAD is the road that leads to death, And thousands walk together there ; But wisdom shows a narrow path, With here and' there a traveller. 2 " Deny thyself and take thy cross," — Is the Redeemer's great command : Nature must count her gold but dross, If she would gain this heavenly land.
Page 86 - As the Lord liveth, and as thy soul liveth, I will not leave thee. So they came to Jericho. And the sons of the prophets that were at Jericho came to Elisha, and said unto him, Knowest thou that the Lord will take away thy master from thy head to-day ? And he answered, Yea, I know it; hold ye your peace.