The child and the bishop

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J.G. Cupples, 1894 - Cooking - 103 pages
 

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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 1^ full of darkness. If therefore the light that is in thee be darkness, how great is that darkness...
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 81 - And now I have told you before it come to pass, that, when it is come to pass, ye might believe.
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 34 - Dan shall be a serpent by the way, An adder in the path, That biteth the horse heels, So that his rider shall fall backward.
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 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 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.
Page 76 - Tho' mix'd with God and Nature thou, I seem to love thee more and more. Far off thou art, but ever nigh ; I have thee still, and I rejoice ; I prosper, circled with thy voice ; I shall not lose thee tho

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