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'the Gates Ajar' [by E.S. Phelps] Critically Examined, by a Dean
Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
No preview available - 2018
'The Gates Ajar' [By E.S. Phelps] Critically Examined, by a Dean
Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
No preview available - 2017
accept God's statement Amidst angel appears Aunt Winifred authoress believe bereaved Bible blessed sunshine body brother Castle St Christian Observer cloth comfort Countess of Northesk CRITICALLY EXAMINED Day of Judgment Deacon Quirk dead delusive departed devout dreadful Heaven earth earthly affections earthly relatives Edition eternal FAMILY PRAYERS fancies favourite Fcap feel flippantly future glory GATES AJAR God's Word grave happiness HATCHARDS heart heaven is Roy heavenly heresy hopes husband and Roy idle idolatry imbibed Indulging Jesus Christ John Jupiter ladies Laugh and joke Leicester Sq little girl Lord mind mischievous morocco mother niece notions perpetuate and intensify perversion of God's PICCADILLY pious PRAYERS For Four PRIVATE PRAYERS profane promises propound pupil realised recognition Roy's saints Saviour says scenes Scripture SELECTION OF PRAYERS sewed sideration soul speculations spiritual story-book suppose sure talk things tions touched tradicted transfigured ture unhallowed unscriptural views of heaven
Page 59 - Jesus, whom having not seen we love ; in whom, though now we see him not, yet believing, we rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory, receiving the end of our faith, the salvation of our souls,
Page 39 - Sun, and sky, and breeze, and solitary walks, and summer holidays, and the greenness of fields, and the delicious juices of meats and fishes, and society, and the cheerful glass, and candlelight, and fireside conversations, and innocent vanities, and jests, and irony itself — do these things go out with life?
Page 29 - I have yet many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now. When the Spirit of Truth comes, he will guide you into all the truth...
Page 12 - He must have gone to Heaven. But I know nothing about Heaven. It is very far off. In my best and happiest days, I never liked to think of it. If I were to go there, it could do me no good, for I should not see Roy. Or if by chance I should see him standing up among the grand, white angels, he would not be the old dear Roy. I should grow so tired of singing ! Should long and fret for one little talk, — for I never said good by, and — I will stop this.
Page 24 - I mean to say that if there is such a thing as common sense, you will talk with Roy as you talked with him here, — only not as you talked with him here...